Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) eLearning Courses 

The Nile Basin Initiative is an intergovernmental organization that offers short training courses in various domains of water resource management. These include hydrology, transboundary water issues, and sustainability, with courses on water quality monitoring and assessment upcoming. 

PhD in Conservation Science and Sustainability Studies, from Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE), via Manipal Academy for Higher Education, Karnataka (MAHE) 

The ATREE doctoral programme in Conservation Science and Sustainability Studies is designed to train research scholars, to develop and use integrated approaches in sustainable development and biodiversity conservation. The programme promotes interdisciplinary research and frameworks of environmental processes at global, regional and local scales  from the disciplines of ecology, economics, sociology, and climate science. The READ MORE

MSc in Conservation Practice, from Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE), via University of Trans-Disciplinary Health Sciences and Technology, Karnataka (TDU) 

MSc in Conservation Practice, curated to create young environmental leaders whose interdisciplinary skills will add value to corporate social responsibility and sustainability offices, development and conservation NGOs and government line departments dealing with environment and development portfolios. This two year Masters program includes a focus area in freshwater quality monitoring and hydrology. Students participate in courses READ MORE

GEMS/Water CDC’s newest handbook, Introduction Water Quality Monitoring and Assessment, featured in the WWQA’s monthly newsletter Yemaya

11 September, 2023 The UNEP GEMS/Water Capacity Development Centre’s (CDC) newest handbook, on Water Quality Monitoring and Assessment, is now available. The UNEP GEMS/Water CDC is currently leading the WWQA Capacity Development Consortium workstream, and in addition to coordinating the promotion and development of training products through the Consortium, the CDC also produces its own READ MORE

From the Centre to the Consortium: Capacity Development in Water Quality Monitoring and the WWQA

16 June 2023 ( From its beginnings in 2019, the World Water Quality Alliance has recognized the vital role that water quality monitoring plays in our collective endeavour to protect and restore freshwater ecosystems for both human and non-human benefit. It has also recognized that, despite the advances of scientific tools and techniques, there remains READ MORE