In this course you will learn to use the concepts of adaptive and strategic planning and design for developing river basin management and development plans.
Young and mid-career professionals (scientists, decision-makers) with a background in water management, environmental management, and / or watershed management.
This course is an updated version of the short course on Watershed and River Basin Management. Go to www.un-ihe.org/watershed-and-river-basin-management to read more and apply for this course.
Deadline IHE application: 28 May 2020 - 23.59 (CET)
Upon completion, the participant should be able to:
- Explain strategic and adaptive planning and management concepts for river basin and delta planning
- Describe and analyze social-physical relations and interdependencies using a socio-economical-ecological-technical systems approach
- Apply adaptive and strategic planning concepts and tools for river basin and delta planning
Affinity with integrated river basin / delta planning and management, spatial planning, hydrology, development economics, agronomy or geography (preferably a relevant environmental or water management / science / engineering related bachelor’s degree or equivalent) and preferably experience in river basin management.