Leadership training projects
A customised training program to enhance water leadership skills in consulting staff.
Twenty Indonesian water professionals visited Australia for a three week training program in August under the Australian Leadership Awards Fellowships program.
International WaterCentre hosted ten fellows from Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Laos, Indonesia (5) and Philippines for two weeks.
In 2012 IWC hosted 19 professionals from the Ministry of Water Resources, China, who deepened their skills in integrated water resource management and leadership during a professional development program.
IWC, on behalf of the Department of Environment and Natural Resource Management, facilitated stakeholder workshops and processes to identify the most appropriate management arrangements to support the implementation of the South East Queensland (SEQ) Natural Resource Management Plan.
The CRC for Water Sensitive Cities brings together the inter-disciplinary research expertise and thought-leadership to undertake research to revolutionise water management in Australia and overseas.
Three day training workshop for water managers from across Indonesia to build capacity to implement IWRM.
Integrated water management: Capacity building program for Libyan Environment General Authority (EGA)
Libya may only have 50 years of groundwater left before it runs dry. A team of IWC teaching staff visited Tripoli to run an eight day workshop for senior staff of the Libyan EGA to explore solutions to this issue.
Institutional support for education and training in water and sanitation, public sector linkages program
The project aims to strengthen the capacity of Timorese higher education institutions, staff and students in engineering, especially within the water and sanitation fields.
IWC delivered a four-day training course in Brisbane for 18 participants with a science communication toolbox for effectively communicating their scientific data.
The International WaterCentre was commissioned by the Network of Asian River Basin Organizations (NARBO) to deliver a training workshop based on the Vu Gia -Thu Bon river basin in Viet Nam during February 2009.
The program creates platforms for future leaders from diverse backgrounds to exchange experiences, build networks and gather knowledge through a practice-oriented approach to be sustainable future leaders.
International WaterCentre's CEO, Mark Pascoe, worked with World Vision Australia, WaterAid and the AusAID Water Group to deliver workshops raising awareness on AusAID’s Safe Water Guide in June 2006.
Institutional Strengthening for the Adoption of Integrated Water Resources Management - Australian Leadership Awards Fellowship 2007
International WaterCentre and QUT developed a training program "Institutional Strengthening for the Adoption of Integrated Water Resources Management" in integrated water resource management for the National Water Resources Board (NWRB) of the Philippines.