Technical session: River Technology for Innovation and Social System on the Occasion of WECC 2015 Date: 29 November-2 December 2015 Venue: Kyoto, Japan Co-organizers: The Japan Federation of Engineering Societies, RCUWM–Tehran, Science Council of Japan, UNESCO, WFEO Participating Countries/Organizations: China, Iran, Japan, Lebanon, South Korea, Taiwan, The Netherlands Number of Participants: 50 Number of Female Participants: 17 (34%) Objectives/Outcomes: Providing an opportunity to discuss and exchange new information, technology and experiences associated with river technologies among the participants in the WECC 2015.
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Workshop: Integrated Flood Management Date: 11-14 May 2009 Venue: Tehran, Iran Co-organizers: RCUWM-Tehran, UNW-DPC, WMO Participating Countries/ Organizations: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Germany, Iran, Iraq, India, Oman, Pakistan, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan Number of Participants: 40 Number of Female Participants: 8 (20%) Objectives/Outcomes: This training workshop was developed by the World Meteorological Organization (through its Associated Programme on Flood Management) in cooperation with UN-Water Decade Programme on Capacity Development (UNW-DPC) for flood-prone countries, cities, and communities, with the aim of scaling-up action on integrated flood management to contribute to a minimization of losses of life from flooding and to an efficient [...]
Workshop: Risk Assessment and Flash Flood Mitigation Strategies Date: 10- 13 August 2009 Venue: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Co-organizers: RCUWM-Tehran, ICHARM-Japan, HTC- Kuala Lumpur Participating Countries/Organizations: Iran, Japan, Malaysia Number of Participants: 40 Number of Female Participants: 2 (5%) Objectives/Outcomes: The main goal of this project was capacity development and the target group would be managers, decision makers and planners involved in natural water disasters management in arid and semi-arid regions of Asia and the Middle East. During this workshop, theoretical visions on the forming procedure of flash floods along with general information by considering the participants level on [...]
Workshop: Challenges of Sustainable Water Use in Arid and Semi-Arid Regions under the Condition of Climate ChangeNilo 2018-09-01T15:03:36+00:00
Workshop: Challenges of Sustainable Water Use in Arid and Semi-Arid Regions under the Condition of Climate Change Date: 28 September- 1 October 2009 Venue: Tashkent, Uzbekistan Co-organizers: RCUWM-Tehran, BMBF-Germany, Centre for Development Research, Republic of Uzbekistan Participating Countries/Organizations: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Germany, India, Iran, Iraq, Oman, Pakistan, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan Number of Participants: 50 Number of Female Participants: 9 (18%) Objectives/Outcomes: Strengthening human resources and institutional capacity building to enhance awareness on global change issues Familiarizing participants with demand management concepts and fair water allocation To familiarize participants with structural and non-structural activities for sustainable water consumption Familiarizing participants [...]
Workshop: Reservoir Dams Sedimentation Control Date: 19-22 October 2009 Venue: Tehran, Iran Co-organizers: RCUWM-Tehran, Ministry of Energy- I.R. Iran, Ministry of Jihad-e Agriculture- I.R. Iran, Iranian Committee on Large Dams, Forest, Range and Watershed Management Organization, Iranian Water Resource Management Company, Water Research Institute, FAO Participating Countries/Organizations: Iran Number of Participants: 30 Number of Female Participants: 3 (10%) Objectives/Outcomes: Getting familiar with the different methods of precise assessment of sediment inflow and calculation of its volume on the basis of proper data and information as well as methods sedimentation study in reservoirs in the studying and design phases [...]
Workshop: Development of Hydropower Plants Date: 9-12 November 2009 Venue: Tehran, Iran Co-organizers: RCUWM-Tehran, Economic Cooperation Organization, IWPRD Co Participating Countries/Organizations: Iran Number of Participants: 40 Number of Female Participants: 5 (13%) Objectives/Outcomes: Proposing to establish a Centre namely the ECO Regional Centre on water in Iran in order to facilitate the communication between the CEO member countries to achieve the goals of mutual cooperation between ECO member state Organizing and holding similar workshops annually in the CEO member countries in order to share knowledge and experiences in the field of hydropower and dams’ technologies in CEO member [...]
Conference: Capacity Building in Urban Water Management under Water Scarcity Conditions Date: 13 – 15 December 2009 Venue: Muscat, Oman Co-organizers: Ministry of Energy I.R. Iran, RCUWM-Tehran Participating Countries/Organizations: England, Germany, Iran, Lebanon, Malaysia, Oman, Turkey Number of participants: 65 Number of Female Participants: 25 (39%) Objectives/Outcomes: The conference aimed to gather the concerns parties to share their knowledge and experiences particularly in urban water managements to help in developing capacity of those who are in need. Different approached and techniques were explored and to reach better understanding of them. In addition, close relationship was enabled between the [...]
Workshop: Capacity Development for Farm Management Strategies to Improve Crop – Water Productivity Using Aqua-CropNilo 2018-09-01T14:27:05+00:00
Workshop: Capacity Development for Farm Management Strategies to Improve Crop – Water Productivity Using Aqua-Crop Date: 9-12 May 2010 Venue: Kish, Iran Organizer: RCUWM-Tehran Participating Countries/Organizations: Iran Number of Participants: 16 Number of Female Participants: - Objectives/Outcomes: Teaching the applications of Aqua-Crop to participants for improving their skills on the use of strategic management of a farm to increase water productivity, home-bred production systems
Symposium: International Laws and Transboundary Freshwater Date:21-24 June 2010 Venue: Dundee, Scotland Participating Countries/ Organizations: Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, England, France, Germany, Iran, Scotland, Tajikistan and some African countries Number of Participants: 50 Number of Female Participants: 23 (46%) Objectives/Outcomes: Familiarizing the participants with international water laws and its role in promoting the rate of peace and safety in region Addressing the participants on how to set International legal frameworks in planning and management of water resources, shared catchment areas and conditions of shared water resources usages Making participants familiar with effective strategies in using shared water resources [...]
Trainers Workshop: Integrated Urban Water Management Date: 2 – 5 August 2010 Venue: Dushanbe, Tajikistan Co-organizers: RCUWM-Tehran, IDB, Ministry of Melioration and Water Resources- Tajikistan Participating Countries/ Organization: Afghanistan, France, Iran, Pakistan, Serbia, South Africa, Tajikistan Number of participants: 25 Number of Female Participants: 3 (12%) Objectives/Outcomes: IUWM is a set of tools and methods for analysis, design, construction, maintenance and managements of urban water components (as well as socio-economical) in their mutual interactions and interactions with other infrastructural systems and components and with the environment. The principle objectives of this event are to support in solving water [...]