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End of year message 2019

Thursday, 12 December, 2019

As 2019 draws to a close, we reflect on the last 12 months and our thoughts go out to those who have been impacted by extreme weather events, including the drought across Australia, and the failed monsoon and record temperatures in Northern Australia.

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Protecting China’s river basins

Thursday, 12 December, 2019

In the next phase of collaboration with the Jiangsu Yuzhi Basin Management Technology Research Institute in Nanjing, China, ICE WaRM has signed an agreement to establish a China-Australia Water School delivering webinars and on-line training in Chinese.

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Recognising achievements in groundwater

Thursday, 28 November, 2019

ICE WaRM’s National Partnerships Manager, Trevor Pillar, attended the 2019 Australasian Groundwater Conference in Brisbane this week, the largest event in the series so far, attracting over 600 delegates including groundwater professionals from China, Japan, Indonesia, Pakistan, New Zealand and more.

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Supporting sustainable water management for agriculture in Egypt

Wednesday, 27 November, 2019

Egypt is reclaiming land to expand its agricultural land area by 2%, to support a sustainable increase in food production, in response to a growing population.

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Water messenger program to be implemented across India

Thursday, 14 November, 2019

A new program designed to take the message of water conservation to the masses has been released in India.

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Smart solutions for water resilience

Thursday, 14 November, 2019

The 8th International Water Association (IWA) ASPIRE Conference and Exhibition was held in Hong Kong on 31 October to 2 November 2019, attracting over 1,000 participants from around the world, from the industry, governments, utilities, regulators, academia and research organisations.

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Water in the Bush celebrates 30

Thursday, 31 October, 2019

For the last 30 years, the Northern Territory water industry has been coming together to share knowledge, celebrate accomplishments and connect, at the Australian Water Association, Water in the Bush, the Territory’s premier annual water conference.

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Who speaks for our rivers?

Thursday, 31 October, 2019

Building the capacity of our rivers and communities to recover from extreme impacts, is a complex journey that requires the interdependence of environmental, social and economic outcomes.

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Effective international partnerships key to water security in South Asia

Tuesday, 15 October, 2019

The Australian government is investing in South Asia through a unique and impactful programme which aims to increase water, food and energy security, facilitate economic growth and improve livelihoods.

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Embracing disruptions to transform the water sector

Tuesday, 15 October, 2019

The economic and environmental sustainability of water resource management requires guiding principals that provide for long term planning, and most importantly, the management of water resources beyond political cycles. This is a multidisciplinary, multi-sectoral and often multi-jurisdictional approach.

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