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Research Alumna gives back by shaping young careers

Wednesday, 20 February, 2019

The projected population growth worldwide and climate change are expected to present uncertainty and variability in the amount of available freshwater resources around the globe.

This issue highlights the dire need to use the principles of a circular economy and fit-for purpose supply in water management by reusing wastewater and capturing stormwater to meet the non-potable demands where drinking water quality is not required.

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Dam breach technology provides life saving data

Thursday, 7 February, 2019

The risk posed by the potential failure of a dam is often poorly understood and hundreds, if not thousands of dams around the world with low safety ratings continue to operate.

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Improving water resources management in Afghanistan

Wednesday, 6 February, 2019

Leading water managers from Afghanistan, including the Director General of Kabul River Basin, met in Nepal this week to participate in a high level water resources management training programme.

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New collaboration with Asian Confluence

Thursday, 24 January, 2019

ICE WaRM is looking forward to collaborating on future projects with India based organisation, Asian Confluence.

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The importance of being uncertain in groundwater modelling

Thursday, 24 January, 2019

Current practice in groundwater modelling for assessing environmental risk is often insufficient when predicting potential impacts and their likelihood. Making uncertainty analysis a routine component of assessments represents a major reform for groundwater modelling in Australia.

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India embraces new thinking on gender and social inclusion

Thursday, 10 January, 2019

Conversations in India on gender and social inclusion in relation to water are changing. ICE WaRM is seeing a substantial shift from reluctant participation in water management capacity development programmes to a desire for knowledge that embraces new thinking on gender and social inclusion.

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China-Australia International Basin Management Research and Training Centre

Thursday, 20 December, 2018

The establishment of an MoU between the ICE WaRM and the Hohai University is a watershed in ICE WaRM’s collaborations within China, and internationally in water resources capacity development and training.

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ICE WaRM joins collective action for water governance in China

Thursday, 20 December, 2018

South Australia actively participated at the 4th Taihu International Forum on 11 to 12 December in Suzhou, China, sharing knowledge and experience under the theme of Collective Action for Water Governance under the Market-based Mechanism.

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End of year message 2018

Thursday, 20 December, 2018

It has been an exciting year for ICE WaRM!
Looking back, I am delighted with the quality and range of local and international water capacity development programmes we have delivered. Our staff and partners have worked hard to create these opportunities for our alumni and the outcomes for the partners and institutions we support.

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Shaping the value of a gender perspective in water resources management

Thursday, 6 December, 2018

Improving understanding of gender, rights and equity issues within integrated water resources management is integral to progressing the water sector to be both more gender balanced and gender sensitive.

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