IAHS Academy (Cairo, July 20-25, 2024): Call for applications

PhD students and young researchers are invited to apply by submitting the application form to participate to the first edition of the IAHS – International Association of Hydrological Sciences Academy co-organized by UNESCO Intergovernmental Hydrological Programme (IHP), World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the National Water Research Center of Egypt (NWRC) and Pan African Center for Water and Climate Adaptation (PACWA) of Egypt and further supported by International Water Management Institute (IWMI), the Global Water Partnership (GWP) and the PRIMA Program (Partnership for Research & Innovation in the Mediterranean Area).

Lecturers and topics
Melissa Haeffner and Cyndi Vail Castro, PE : Quantitative and qualitative methods in human-water feedback research
Giuseppe Formetta: Open-source hydrological digital twin models: from theory to practice
Salvatore Manfreda: Advanced hydrological monitoring
Simon Michael Papalexiou: Analysis and simulation of rainfall

Fees and organization
The course fee is 1100 euro. The fee includes the course lectures and materials, accommodation, lunches, and coffee breaks during classes and the field trip. Transportation to/from Cairo airport is also included, as well as a Nile cruise one evening as a social event for all applicants.