Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM)

  • Integrated water resources management (IWRM) addresses economic efficiency, environmental sustainability and equity of water resources.
  • The course focuses on the integration of discipline for the comprehension management of water resources and to stimulate professionals to work in a multidisciplinary environment.
  • Course Contents:

    • Principles of hydrology and hydrogeology
    • Water Resources, management and concept tools
    • Demand and supply management
    • Water resources planning and environmental management
    • Geographic Information Systems
    • IWRM tools; Remote Sensing, Decision Support System and Modeling
    • Institutional legal and economic frameworks
    • IWRM, Public Awareness

  • This 5-weeks course is designed for mid-career water experts with an orientation to water sector and those who wish to upgrade their capabilities in water resources management within framework of IWRM.