Two unique programs in Integrated Water Resources Management


The Department for Bioresource Engineering at McGill University offers two unique programs in environmental/water management:
 



 
A 1-year Master of Science in Integrated Water Resources Management (Non-Thesis): 

Providing a unique opportunity to study the biophysical, environmental, legal, institutional, and socio-economic aspects of water use and management in an integrated context. This program promotes a holistic perspective and awareness of water resources management issues through a wide range of courses offered by collaborating departments and faculties at McGill University. Candidates may have undergraduate degrees in a wide variety of related areas, including: geography, international development studies, sociology, anthropology, mathematics, environmental studies, biology, natural resources management, and engineering amongst others.


An 8-week online certification program in Integrated and Adaptive Water Resources Planning, Management & Governance: 
 
Taking a holistic look at water resources management with a specific focus on integrated water resources management (IWRM) and adaptive water management. It is designed specifically for professionals who want to upgrade their skills in water management concepts and practices, and aims to provide tools and training for watershed planning techniques, adaptive management strategies, capacity building approaches, water governance, and water risk assessment to strengthen IWRM capacities globally. Participants with diverse disciplinary backgrounds (e.g., geography, engineering, social sciences, business, etc.) are welcomed and encouraged to apply.

Read our presentation flyer.

 
If you have any interest or questions regarding this program or the online certification course, please contact:


Prof. Jan Adamowski                                      Dr. Wietske Medema
Director IWRM Program                                 Associate Director IWRM program
jan.adamowski@mcgill.ca                              wietske.medema@mcgill.ca

 
www.mcgill.ca/iwrm

Published on 2014-02-26 12:44:54

 
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