Date: Wednesday, March 7
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Faculty House second floor
Organized by The Legal, Economic, Social and Environmental Issues Seminar
Jonathan Lautze, Water Advisor at USAID/International Water Management
Institute, will give a talk about transboundary water management and transboundary water law in Africa, focusing on a few case study basins.
Jonathan Lautze has been involved in a range of applied research projects focused on water governance, water security, integrated water resources management, transboundary water management, climate change and water, and water and health. He has published about 20 peer-reviewed articles in journals and books, and has lived and worked in Benin, Ethiopia, South Africa and Sri Lanka. He holds a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School, Tufts University and a PhD from Tufts Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
The African Water Association is pleased to announce its 16th Water and Sanitation Congress in partnership with ONEP (Office National de l’Eau Potable) and AMEPA (Association Marocaine de l’Eau Potable et de l’Assainissement), wich will be held in Marrakech in Morocco from 20 to 23 February 2012 under the theme:
"Collaborative mechanisms and innovations for sustainable development water and sanitation sectors in Africa"
The AfWA’s 16th Congress & Exhibition of 2012, particularly significant in terms of turnout and diversity, will also showcase state-of-the-art technologies relating to water and sanitation while enhancing contacts and partnerships among partners.