Groundwater is key to navigating Climate Change in the SADC region, say experts at SADC Groundwater Conference

The three-day conference, held by SADC-GMI at the Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa closed on a high note on Friday, 28 September 2018.  The conference theme was “Adapting to Climate Change in the SADC Region through Water Security – A Focus on Groundwater”.

SADC Experts and Policy Makers discuss the Role of Groundwater in Economic Development in the SADC Region

Regional and International water experts convened at SADC Groundwater Conference organized by SADC-GMI at Birchwood Hotel and Conference Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa, 26 – 28 September 2018. The primary objective of this conference is to provide an annual platform for all groundwater stakeholders to advance knowledge sharing on sustainable management of groundwater at national and transboundary levels across SADC Members States.

SADC-GMI in collaboration with IGRAC and IGS facilitates the Young Professionals Training on Groundwater Data Collection and Management

SADC-GMIin collaboration with the International Groundwater Resources Assessment Centre (IGRAC)and Institute for Groundwater Studies (IGS) hosted and facilitated the Young Professionals Training/Workshop from 29 – 31 of May 2018, at the University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa.

Implementation of the Capacity Building on Groundwater Data Collection and Management project rolled out in 10 SADC Member States

the project team (IGRAC and IGS) is required to visit SADC Member States and obtain an overview of the full chain of data and information collection and management relevant for groundwater governance (including groundwater development, use, protection, management and policy development and implementation)…