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2nd UNECE Assessment published

December 20, 2011: The UNECE (United Nations Economic Commission for Europe) recently published its 'Second Assessment of Transboundary Rivers, Lakes and Groundwaters' for the European and Asian parts of the UNECE region.

Regional ISARM workshops West and Central Africa

December 13, 2011: On 16-19 May, the second regional ISARM workshop for West Africa and the first regional ISARM workshop for Central Africa were held in Douala, Cameroon. Important outputs like the workshop report with conclusions and recommendation are now avaiable in the Activities Section, ISARM Africa on this website.

IX Coordination Workshop of ISARM-Americas

October 31, 2011: The IX Coordination Workshop of ISARM-Americas will be held in Medellin, Colombia, 17 - 19 November, 2011, in the framework of the D7 (Seventh Inter-American Dialogue on Water Management).

Almaty Workshop 2011

October 31, 2011: ISARM sub-regional workshop in Central Asia "Transboundary Aquifers Management in Central Asia: an Integrated Approach for Multidiscipliniary Study and Governance" held in Almaty, 12 - 13 September 2011.

ISARM2010 International Conference: "Transboundary Aquifers: Challenges and new directions", Paris, 6-8 December 2010

An international conference will be held in Paris on 6-8 December 2010, marking the end of the first phase of the ISARM Programme and the start of its second phase.

International Workshop on New technologies for the acquisition of information on transboundary aquifers

On April 15-16th, IGRAC and UNESCO-IHP organized in Utrecht an international workshop on new technologies and the use of alternative information sources for conducting global groundwater assessments.

Assessment of transboundary aquifers in the Horn of Africa

March 16, 2010: A two-days meeting on transboundary aquifers in the IGAD region (the Horn of Africa - Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan and Uganda) is held on 23-24 February in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Internationally Shared Aquifers in South Eastern Europe (Balkan Region): A Preliminary Assessment

November 26, 2009: The UNESCO-ISARM initiative in South Eastern Europe (SEE) coordinated by UNESCO-IHP Secretariat (Paris) in collaboration with UNESCO-BRESCE (Venice) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) has resulted in an inventory of 65 transboundary aquifers "Internationally Shared Aquifers in the Balkan Regi

Atlas of Transboundary Aquifers

October 7, 2009: ISARM is pleased to inform you that the Atlas of Transboundary Aquifers Global maps, regional cooperation and local inventories produced by the UNESCO-IHP ISARM (International Shared Aquifers Resources Management) Project has been presented at the World Water Week 2009 in Stockholm.

ISARM at World Water Week 2009 in Stockholm

June 24, 2009: Sharing an Invisible Water Resource for the Common Good: How to Make Use of the UN General Assembly Resolution on the Law of Transboundary Aquifers (TBA)

Seminar at the World Water Week in Stockholm
on 20 August 2009, 14:00 - 17:30

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