Introduction to Integrated Water Management equips participants with the fundamental principles and theory of Integrated Water Management to critically analyse water management problems and identify sustainable solutions.
Join the International WaterCentre for this four-week online training course, commencing 28 May.
The course includes:
Theory and frameworks for Integrated Water Management
Water management: the heart of sustainable development?
Inclusive IWM: Participation and collaboration for inclusive outcomes
IWM in practice: Case studies and applying IWM
After successfully completing this course, participants will be able to:
Understand the history and evolution of IWM theory and practice
Describe the principles and frameworks that guide IWM
Understand the key biophysical and socio-economic processes in the water cycle
Understand the complexity associated with water management
Explain why integration and systems approaches are required to deal with complexity to achieve sustainable management
Understand the challenges associated with implementing IWM
Identify the context-specific factors influencing IWM at basin, national and transboundary scales
Recognise the importance, and different levels of, participation and collaboration
Apply IWM theories and principles to international case studies