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You are here : Technical Divisions : IPD. Innovation and Professional Development : Global Water Issues

IAHR Global Water Issue Committee

Objective

SCGWI is part of the Innovation and Professional Development (IPD) Division of IAHR - a focal point of coordination in IAHR to integrate capacities and potentials of our Association for global water issues. Global water issues on sustainability of our society extend to every phase of our life  and amounts to huge numbers. For instance, IAHR has knowledge base on coastal zone management, river restoration, renewable energy, and so on. But for the time being SCGWI will focus its activities on flood and risk management in terrestrial water areas.

Leadership Team

Chair

Prof. Arthur Mynett
Professor of Hydraulic Engineering
UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education
THE NETHERLANDS
 


Members

IAHR Innovation and Professional Development Programme Officer

Working Groups

WG for International Flood Inititative (IFI)

Task Force for Global Water Security

WG for Oil Spill Modelling 

For other issues of global importance please contact the relevant IAHR Technical Committes or contact IPD Program Office Jenny Lu jenny.lu@iahr.org

Projects

IAHR Project on Climate Change impact on the Hydrological cycle, water management and Engineering (CCHE)



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