ICWC Water Dialogue: Sustainable hydropower and transboundary water cooperation, 1 June

with Dr. Laura Bull, International Centre for Hydropower, Norway

Dr. Bull will discuss the sustainability dimensions of hydropower development, and describe risk calculation and social and environmental impact assessment. Through experiences from Latin America she will describe the prevention and administration of environmental conflicts, conflict mediation and empowerment of women through hydropower development.

Programme
* Welcome by Swedish Water House
* Introduction by Dr. Therese Sjömander Magnusson,
Director Transboundary Water Management, SIWI
* Presentation by Dr. Laura Bull
* Discussion led by Dr. Marian Patrick, Manager, International
Centre of Water Cooperation (ICWC), SIWI

About the speaker
Dr. Laura Bull has a Masters in International Economics and a Ph.D. in Political …Read More

Job Vacancy: Postdoctoral Researcher on International Water Cooperation

The International Centre for Water Cooperation (under the auspices of UNESCO) at SIWI is recruiting a postdoctoral researcher with knowledge and experience in international water cooperation contributing to a project entitled: Water Diplomacy: Making Water Cooperation Work.

Location: Uppsala, Sweden (as well as Stockholm, Sweden and The Hague, Netherlands)

Term of Contract: start date – 31 December 2016

Salary: SEK28 000 per month (plus social benefits, not negotiable)

Closing Date: 20 April 2015

Supervisors: Dr. Patrick Huntjens (The Hague Institute), Dr. Marian Patrick (SIWI) and Prof. Ashok Swain (Uppsala University).

Start Date: 1 June 2015 (negotiable)

This post-doc will be located at Uppsala University, Sweden working within the …Read More