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Presenting project results at the International Symposium ‘The mountains: Our future’

Presenting project results at the International Symposium ‘The mountains: Our future’

Three researchers from the Centro de Competencias del Agua (CCA) presented posters at the International Symposium ‘The mountains: Our future’, organized by the National Institute of Glaciers and Mountain Ecosystems (INAIGEM) at the Convention Center of the Provincial Municipality... Read more »

Categories: Agriculture Blog Climate change adaptation Ecosystems HWISE Peru River basins South America University of the West of England Wetlands

IWSN and HWISE in the Andes

IWSN and HWISE in the Andes

As part of a larger project being jointly developed by the International Water Security Network (IWSN) and the Centro de Competencias del Agua (CCA), the 12 questions underpinning the household water insecurity index developed by the HWISE Consortium were... Read more »

Categories: Agriculture Blog Climate change adaptation HWISE Peru Resilience River basins South America University of the West of England Wetlands

How is scarce water in South Africa really allocated and what are the implications for catchment resilience and fruit production?

By Bruce Lankford (University of East Anglia), and Jon McCosh, Mlungisi Shabalala and Lutendo Mugwedi (Institute of Natural Resources) Abstract In this piece we argue that; 1) an absence of purposive managed water allocation can be observed in some... Read more »

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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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