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Folder News for 2009/10

News Alain Rousse réélu Président de l’Union Nationale des Industries et Entreprises de l’Eau et de l’Environnement
News Amid widespread droughts and crop failures, satellites could help prevent famines
News Amnesty International: Israel is Blocking Palestinian Water
News Aqua commissioning desal/demin plant in Abu Dhabi
News Aquatech awarded a 10,000 m³/d MED plant in Egypt
News Call for abstracts for the International Conference on Soil Classification and Reclamation of Degraded Lands in Arid Environments and Launch of the Abu Dhabi Soil Survey Report
News Civil, Hydraulic or Environmental Engineer (Medium and short term experts, Sub-Saharan Africa) - The deadline for applications is 9 October 2009
News Claim for integrated water research policy in Europe
News Climate Change: high adaptation costs for water sector, World Bank study says
News Climate change impacts (natural and anthropogenic factors) and response options in mountainous areas
News Climate change threatens Cyprus with drought
News Concours Eau pour Tous : appel à projets
News Countdown to launch SMOS and Proba
News Coup d’envoi du Conseil Mondial de l’eau 2012 à Marseille
News EESC plenary session adopts climate change resolution and awards civil society pioneers
News EIB: The Marseille Center for Mediterranean Integration (MCMI) is launched today
News ESA issues call for Earth Explorer proposals
News Easy as Soap and Water: Clean Hands Save Lives
News Egypt & EU: Accord close on drinking water, drainage services
News Egypt: A model of the Nile helps the riparian countries to share the water
News Egypt: AfDB Approves € 53 Million Loan to Finance Waste Water Treatment Project
News Egypt: Disaster looms for Delta region
News Egypt: Forum on water urges more cooperation among states
News Environment Strategy 2010 Consultations
News Evaluation of Reference Evapotranspiration Equations Under Humid Conditions
News Four PhD and one Post-Doc researcher (80%) positions in hydrology, water management, social and human geography research
News France - Grenelle 2 : le Sénat a adopté le volet relatif à l’eau et à l’assainissement
News France: Des truites comme gardiennes de l'eau de Marseille
News France: Le Comité de bassin a adopté son schéma directeur d’aménagement et de gestion des eaux (SDAGE) 2010-2015 du bassin Rhône-Méditerranée qui doit permettre la reconquête de la qualité des eaux
News French company Suez has taken over the Aguas de Barcelona company
News GDF SUEZ : production d’électricité et dessalement d’eau de mer en Arabie saoudite
News GIS-Integrated Rice Irrigation Management Information System for a River-Fed Scheme
News Global GEO Data Portal (FREE geospatial & statistical data)
News How much water is used for irrigation in European agriculture?
News How the Moon produces its own water
News IUCN contribution in transition to Green Economy in West Asia
News International Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Specialist/Team Leader
News Israelis, Palestinians work together in bid to solve local water shortage
News Jordan and Syria to discuss water sharing issues
News Key role for Landsat in water-use maps
News La consolidation de la paix et de la coopération en Méditerranée, au menu de la 4e session de l'APM à Istanbul
News Last Call for abstract to the Fifth International Conference on the Geology of the Tethys Realm (2-7 January 2010, South Valley University, Quena - Luxor, Egypt)
News Le renouveau du droit du domaine public fluvial
News Les ministres européens adhèrent au passage à une économie éco-performante
News MWH Soft COO Boulos Joins Lebanese American University Board
News Nouveau Conseil des Gouverneurs du Conseil Mondial de l'Eau
News Pour une Cour Pénale Européenne de l'Environnement
News Pour une tarification sociale de l'eau
News Predictive Simulation of Flow and Solute Transport for Managing the Salalah Coastal Aquifer
News Programme Manager with WWF
News Project Officer for the West African Region, IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre
News Proposition de CCD Ingénieur de Recherche
News REMPEC organizes successful coordinated surveillance operation in the Western Mediterranean (OSCAR-MED) to combat illicit discharges
News SBA Review n°65
News SMOS Lead Investigator: interview with Yann Kerr - a need for a SMOS-like instrument with a spatial resolution adapted to water resource management
News Satellite data instrumental in combating desertification
News Saudi Prince to Present International Water Prize
News Secretariat Coordinator/Public-Private Partnership for Handwashing
News Senior Fundraising Coordinator, Water Integrity Network, Germany [deadline 30 Oct]
News Serbia, Croatia sign Agreement on navigation on internal waterways
News Slovenia: One third of water lost in faulty water works
News Spain Takes Treaty Past Half Way Mark
News Spain risking fines over failure to treat waste water
News Spain: EIR completed for Foix desalination plant
News The 5th International Conference on the Water Resources in the Mediterranean Basin, WATMED 5: Dates update
News The environment ministers of the European Union (EU) Refine Negotiating Mandate for Copenhagen
News The right to sanitation in national laws
News Tunisie : De nouvelles routes et des projets pour protéger les villes contre les inondations
News Turkey puts an end to water wars thesis in the Middle East
News UN report: Gaza water system on verge of collapse
News UNESCO Water Portal Newsletter No. 221: Water and Health
News UNESCO-IHP ISARM releases atlas of transboundary aquifers
News Union pour la Méditerranée: Appel à Présentation de Projets de Coopération Décentralisée dans le Domaine de l'Eau (Conférence internationale sur les autorités locales et régionales et l’eau en Méditerranée, Lyon 'France', 23-24 novembre 2009) - Date limite: 12 octobre 2009
News Vacancy Announcement: Information and Communication Officer (UNU-ViE)
News Vacancy Project Manager
News WWF calls on the hydropower sector to reduce impact of dams on nature and people in the Dinaric Arc
News WWF’s recommendations WWF calls for more care to be taken in decision-making about dams
News Water Balance Approach for Rainwater Harvesting using Remote Sensing and GIS Techniques, Jammu Himalaya
News Water Governance Programme for Arab States
News Water Sector Specialist, Al Jidara, Jordan [deadline 30 Oct]
News Water Utility Management Specialist, Al Jidara, Jordan [Deadline 30 Oct]
News Water for the Poor Act Report 2009
News Water shortage fueling displacement of people in northern Iraq, UNESCO study finds
News Women’s Water Fund – career advancement for women in the water sector
News World Development Indicators 2009
News World Water Council Elects New Board