SADC-GMI to participate at the 10th Water Research Horizon Conference 18th -19th June 2019, HANNOVER, GERMANY

Theme: Water Security and Food Security SADC-GMI will participate at the 10th Water Research Horizon Conference to be held in Hannover, Germany from 18 to 19 June 2019. The Conference will bring together national and international scientists, practitioners and policy-makers with diverse backgrounds. Participants will engage in a multi-lateral and multidisciplinary exchange about the role…

SADC Experts and Policy Makers convene in Johannesburg to discuss Groundwater Resources role in Economic Development

Regional corporation and collaboration on groundwater is key to driving socio-economic development in the SADC region, say experts speaking at the first SADC annual groundwater conference. The conference, held by SADC-GMI at the Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa, started today and finishes on September 28, 2018. The theme for…

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

Only proper management of critical groundwater resources will see the SADC Region prosper as climate change impacts are increasingly experienced. This was the reason behind the formation of the SADC-Groundwater Management Institute and the first annual SADC Groundwater Conference, where by top groundwater experts, policy makers, government officials, young professionals and students discussed how to…

South Africa to host inaugural Groundwater Conference

The 1st Annual Groundwater Conference will give much needed impetus to raising awareness of the critical role of groundwater in meeting development challenges in the face of climate change across the SADC region. The conference, hosted by SADC-GMI from September 26- 28, 2018, will be held under the overarching theme of “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.