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Glasgow Statement on International Cooperation and Transboundary Aquifers

December 12, 2013: The Glasgow Statement on International Cooperation and Transboundary Aquifers is an outcome of the International Roundtable Conference on International Water Conference and Transboundary Aquifers, an official event of the UN International Year of Water Cooperation.

IGRAC featured in UNESCO Free Flow Publication for the International Year of Water Cooperation

On 9 October 2013, Free Flow, the UNESCO publication for the International Year of Water Cooperation was officially launched during the Budapest Water Summit.

Publication: Assessment of transboundary aquifers of the world - vulnerability arising from human water use

April 5, 2013: Yoshihide Wada and Lena Heinrich published a paper: 'Assessment of transboundary aquifers of the world - vulnerability arising from human water use.'

ISARM Americas Technical Meeting in Rio de Janeiro

January 4, 2013: End November 2012, UNESCO, OAS and  IGRAC, jointly organized a technical meeting of the ISARM Americas program hosted by  the Brazilian Geological Survey in Rio de Janeiro.

Third International Conference “Waters in Sensitive & Protected Areas”

November 5, 2012: The Croatian Water Pollution Control Society (CWPCS) and the European Water Association (EWA) jointly organize the 3rd International Conference on Waters in Sensitive and Protected Areas, which will be held in Zabreb in June 2013.

Workshop on Legal, Institutional and Technical Aspects of Managing Transboundary Groundwaters

Within the frame of the Capacity for Water Cooperation (CWC) project aiming at strengthening the capacity of transboundary water management in the countries of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia (EECCA), a workshop on Legal, Institutional and Technical Aspects of Managing Transboundary Groundwaters was organized in Almaty, Kazakhs

Transboundary Aquifers of the World 2012

March 27, 2012: At the recent World Water Forum 6 in Marseille, France, IGRAC presented a new update of the ‘Transboundary Aquifers of the World' Map, showing how work and efforts progressed in identifying and delineating the transboundary groundwater resources of this world since 2009.

Shared water resources as a platform for cooperation

February 28, 2012: An inspiring workshop on "Transboundary Waters, Opportunities for Cooperation" was held in Yazd, I.R. Iran on 22 February 2012.

Toward a Joint Management of Transboundary Aquifer Systems

February 1, 2012: The methodological guidebook, aimed to efficiently contribute to take up the challenges of the joint sustainable management of transboundary aquifers, is now available in English.

UNGA calls on UNESCO-IHP to support Transboundary Aquifers Assessment

December 20, 2011: The UN General Assembly (UNGA) at its 66th session adopted a resolution on the "Law of Transboundary Aquifers", which calls on the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organsiation (UNESCO) International Hydrogeological Programme (IHP) to support countries in the sustainable and equitable managment of their transbou

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