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News Young Research Scholar Award for XiV World Water Congress

The Center on Law and Environment (PDMA) and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) are co-hosting a Research Award for Young Scholars, which will take place at the XIV World Water Congress, from 25-29 September, 2011 in Porto de Galinhas, Brazil.

The World Water Congress is an event that is held every three years under the auspices of the International Water Resources Association (IWRA) in different cities around the world. The central theme of the XIV Congress is "Adaptive Water Management: Looking to the Future". 

PDMA and IDRC invite young researchers to submit papers exploring the challenges of innovation in the field of impacts of climate change, in particular on the water sector, including water resources and water services and systems. Interested scholars must submit papers before, June 27, 2011. The best 4 papers selected by a committee of specialists in the field will be granted an award of approximately USD 2,000.00. Authors (one per paper) will be invited and fully funded to participate and to present at the IWRA Congress. The awardees will be announced on 1 August 2011. 

Contact information Romulo S. R. Sampaio (email: romulosrsampaio@gmail.com)
News type Nomination
File link http://direitorio.fgv.br/node/1549
Source of information The Center on Law and Environment (PDMA)
Subject(s) AGRICULTURE , ANALYSIS AND TESTS , CHARACTERISTICAL PARAMETERS OF WATERS AND SLUDGES , DRINKING WATER , DRINKING WATER AND SANITATION : COMMON PROCESSES OF PURIFICATION AND TREATMENT , ENERGY , FINANCE-ECONOMY , HEALTH - HYGIENE - PATHOGENIC MICROORGANISM , HYDRAULICS - HYDROLOGY , INDUSTRY , INFORMATION - COMPUTER SCIENCES , INFRASTRUCTURES , MEASUREMENTS AND INSTRUMENTATION , METHTODOLOGY - STATISTICS - DECISION AID , NATURAL MEDIUM , POLICY-WATER POLICY AND WATER MANAGEMENT , PREVENTION AND NUISANCES POLLUTION , RIGHT , RISKS AND CLIMATOLOGY , SANITATION -STRICT PURIFICATION PROCESSES , SLUDGES , TOOL TERMS , TOURISM - SPORT - HOBBIES , WATER DEMAND , WATER QUALITY
Geographical coverage Brazil, International
News date 17/05/2011
Working language(s) ENGLISH
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