Opening of EU-CA Academic School on Environmental Economics for University Teachers of Central Asia

The opening of “EU-CA Academic School on Environmental Economics for University Teachers of Central Asia” was held online on 12 April 2021.

 

Dr Barbara Janusz-Pawletta, Vice rector for International Cooperation DKU, and Mr. Valts Vilnitis, WECOOP Team Leader, delivered welcoming speeches.

 

62 selected candidates from CA started ...

April 15, 2021

Student Olympiad on Sustainable Development Goals at the national level in Uzbekistan

The next country where a national level of the Students Olympiad on Sustainable Development Goals has been conducted was Uzbekistan. The contest was conducted on April 9 and 12, 2021.

 

The event was focused on building the capacity and deepening the knowledge of future experts and students in ...

April 13, 2021

Final Winners of Grand Finale of the Global Disruptive Tech Challenge 2021

The Grand Finale of the Global Disruptive Tech Challenge 2021 took place on April 9, 2021.

 

The best ideas were selected by a distinguished panel of 42 experts from the World Bank and partner organizations from across the globe.

 

Each grand prize proposal was awarded US$ 5,000 and ...

April 11, 2021

Grand Finale of the Global Disruptive Tech Challenge 2021: Days 2 & 3

How to restore landscapes in the Aral Sea region?

 

12 semi-finalists of the Global Disruptive Tech Challenge 2021 presented their ideas on April 6 and 7, 2021, in two thematically sessions:

 

1️⃣ Projects related to the Socio-economic development:

- Closed Loop Eco Island for Landscape Restoration + Carbon ...

April 9, 2021

Online interactive session "International Water Law and Climate Change"

We invite you to an interactive online session "International Water Law and Climate Change" with the feature panelists from multiple regions, including Europe, Africa, North America, and Oceania.

 

📆Date: April 20, 2021

Time: 14:00 (Almaty time)

Languages: English and French

 

🔹Ms. Barbara Janusz-Pavletta, Vice-Rector for International Cooperation, Head ...

April 7, 2021

Day 1. Grand Finale of the Global Disruptive Tech Challenge 2021 - Restoring Landscapes in the Aral Sea Region

On April 5, the first 2 sessions were held as part of the Grand Finale of the Global Disruptive Tech Challenge 2021.

 

11 teams of participants have already presented their projects in two directions.

 

1️⃣ sustainable forestry projects covered topics such as:

 

- Aral honey gardens,

- ...

April 6, 2021

International Scientific Conference “Construction Mechanics, Hydraulics and Water Resources Engineering” (CONMECHYDRO 2021)

The International Scientific Conference “Construction Mechanics, Hydraulics and Water Resources Engineering” (CONMECHYDRO 2021) held online from April 1 to 3, 2021.

 

🔹Dr. iur. Barbara Janusz-Pawletta, Vice-Rector for International Cooperation, Head of the UNESCO Chair for Water Resources Management at the Kazakh-German University (DKU), delivered a welcoming speech at the ...

April 5, 2021

Grand Finale of the Global Disruptive Tech Challenge 2021 - Restoring Landscapes in the Aral Sea Region

Very soon, 24 teams that have been selected as short-listed candidates of the Global Disruptive Tech Challenge 2021 will fight with each other to become a winner of the best ideas for Restoring Landscapes in the Aral Sea Region.

 

📌 The final winners will be announced at the Grand ...

April 2, 2021

Student Olympiad on Sustainable Development Goals at the national level in Turkmenistan

On March 30 and 31, 2021, the Students Olympiad on Sustainable Development Goals was held at the national level in Turkmenistan.

 

The event was directed at the enhancement of the capacity of the students, future experts in the region.

 

🔸The official opening of the Olympiad was held ...

April 1, 2021

13 stories from Water ChangeMakers

To celebrate World Water Day, the Global Water Partnership (GWP) has created a multimedia publication that features 13 of the Water ChangeMaker stories, demonstrating how they have made smart water decisions that reflect the multiple values of water.

 

This digital publication includes commentary videos from the Valuing Water Initiative and GWP’s Technical Committee.

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March 22, 2021