The workshop ‘Developing Innovative Approaches to Environmental Water and Sanitation in Afghanistan and Pakistan – Linking Applied Research, Capacity Building and Institution Building’, will be held in Abbottabad, Pakistan, on March 2nd-4th, 2009.
The workshop is funded by the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD), and run jointly by the NORAGRIC – Department of International Environment and Development Studies at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (UMB), and COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Abbottabad.
The purpose of the workshop is to gather key researchers, implementers and policymakers working in WATSAN in Afghanistan and Pakistan, and see how they can move forward together in developing sustainable approaches and innovative technologies to challenges currently being faced in this sector.
Read the invitation letter here
For more information, please do respond here but contact:
Dr. Bahadar Nawab, Head of Department, Department of Development Studies, COMSATS Institute for Information Technology (CIIT), Abbottabad, Pakistan, bahadar [at] ciit.net.pk, +92-992-383591-7; +92-345-5854226
Dr. Gry Synnevaag, Head of Department, Department of International Environment and Development Studies (Noragric), Norwegian University of Life Sciences (UMB), Norway, gry.synnevag [at] umb.no