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.
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, 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
UNEP GEMS/Water CDC Free Handbooks on Freshwater Quality Monitoring.
UNEP GEMS/Water CDC Free Courses on Freshwater Quality Monitoring via UNEP eLearning Platform.
CETESB – Short Courses in Water Quality Monitoring and Assessment.
Boardgame that teaches principles of water quality by following drops of water that make their way to Lake Mwisho, suitable for children as young as 7.
UNEP GEMS/Water CDC Through its global scoping exercise and bilateral discussions with the water and education sectors worldwide, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) GEMS/Water Capacity Development Centre (CDC) identified a need for a flexible, advanced course for individuals involved in water quality management. In addition, the UN Agenda 2030 Sustainable Development Goal for water READ MORE
UNEP GEMS/Water CDC Through its global scoping exercise and bilateral discussions with the water and education sectors in developing countries, the Capacity Development Centre identified a need for a flexible, advanced course for individuals involved in water quality management. In addition, the new UN Agenda 2030 Sustainable Development Goal for water (SDG 6) is leading READ MORE
UNEP GEMS/Water CDC Outline This module describes the essential aspects of the physical, chemical and biological interactions in surface waters, that are necessary for designing an effective monitoring and assessment programme and for interpretation of the results. Key features of successful assessment programmes will be identified. Potential approaches to analysing and presenting surface water quality READ MORE