"A CDROM- and Internet-based Water Virtual Learning Centre providing distance learning opportunities and information on best water management practices for developing countries, is the goal of a new United Nations project"
Tuesday 20 July 2004
This course is an introduction to the concepts and practice of Integrated Water Resource Management. It presents an introduction to the other courses in the program and provides the students with context and a view of the entire program by presenting some examples of integrated water resource plans already implemented in various parts of the world.
It provides some historical background and summarizes some of the general principles of IWRM. It also provides the context for the later courses in the requirements and practice of integrating the various aspects covered in those courses.
online : The Water Virtual Learning Centre