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A great academic experience at the University of the West of England, Bristol

A great academic experience at the University of the West of England, Bristol

In October 2017, the British Council and Cienciactiva – Concytec (National Council of Science, Technology and Innovation) announced the first call of the Newton-Paulet Fund ‘Researcher Links Travel Grants’ in Peru. This fund, supported by resources from the British... Read more »

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IWSN at the Lloyd’s Register Foundation Conference 2018

IWSN at the Lloyd’s Register Foundation Conference 2018

Overview by Robert Varady: On 9-10 May 2018, Lloyd’s Register Foundation (the Foundation), the sponsor of the International Water Security Network (IWSN), held its second international conference. This took place at the Institution of Engineering and Technology offices in... Read more »

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Green infrastructure and urban resilience

Green infrastructure and urban resilience

With 70% of the world’s population likely to be living in cities by 2050, it is important that urban infrastructure is well equipped to manage the wide variety of potential environmental, social, technological and economic challenges. In order to... Read more »

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State of the Watershed: Using indicators and adaptive management to sustain one of the last perennial streams in Southern Arizona

State of the Watershed: Using indicators and adaptive management to sustain one of the last perennial streams in Southern Arizona

The Cienega Creek is one of the last running streamlets in semiarid, drought-prone Southern Arizona (annual rainfall is 15 inches), and it is the defining feature of the surrounding watershed. The Cienega Watershed, located southeast of Tucson, contains some... Read more »

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