Proyecto: Managing Water Resources in Latin America and the Caribbean
Alias: MWAR-LAC Fecha Inicio: 29-10-2013
    Fecha Final: 29-10-2013
Áreas Geográfica: Multinacional Áreas Temáticas:
  • Degradación de Tierra
  • Desertificación
  • Sequía
País: Chile Región o comuna:: América Latina
Objetivo General:
The objective of the MWAR-LAC project is to strengthen the capacity to manage the water resources of arid and semiarid areas in LAC through networking and facilitating international and regional cooperation. This will be achieved by developing pilot experiences and participating in regional projects together with relevant partners in Latin America.
Abstract del proyecto:
The MWAR –LAC project is funded by the Flanders-UNESCO Science Trust Fund (FUST) and is implemented by the UNESCO International Hydrological Programme (IHP) in collaboration with the Water Center for Arid and Semi-Arid Zones in Latin America and the Caribbean (CAZALAC) located in la Serena, Chile, which belongs to the network of Category II centers under the auspices of UNESCO.
Objetivo Especifico:
The project has three main thematic priorities: improved water governance as a basis to attain integrated water resources management; use of modern techniques and methodologies to asses and improve water use efficiency; hydro-climatic risk management including decision making;
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