Who should attend
- Government officials
- Directors of regional offices responsible for water
- Employees of the private sector
- NGO employees
- Consultants in the water management sector
- Academics and researchers
About the course
We are all aware that without water, there would be no life. However, what is often ignored is the fact that water is also a key component of development. In Israel, a small semi-arid country, we have never taken water for granted. Under the pressure of limited rainfall and very few natural water resources, coupled with a rapidly growing population, the country’s water management and technology have become the most efficient and cost effective in the world. This programme aims to share these developments.
- Natural Water, Global Warming Effect & water Scarcity
- Water Consumption, Demand management and saving Water
- Natural water resources - Sandy Aquifer, Limestone Aquifer, Lakes, Floods
- Principles of Sustainable Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM)
- Desalination and Economic tools for Water Management
- Sewage treatment and Effluents Reuse
- Fundamentals of Urban Water Supply and Wastewater Services
- Ensuring Water Quality
- International Water Management and Principles of Water Agreements
- Management of a regional water economy - the Golan Heights as a case study
Dr. Yehoshua Maor completed his graduate studies at the Hebrew University under the supervision of renowned Prof. Raphael Mechoulam. His research focused on both chemistry and biology of cannabinoids. Yehoshua was also a postdoctoral fellow at the Harvard Institutes of Medicine before making a sh...
Dr. Avital Dror-Ehre is the recipient of several excellence grants including from the Rieger Foundation, the Excellence Scholarship from Ben-Gurion University, the ISEF Foundation, Katzir-Katchalsky and the Israel Ministry of Science. He is a chemical and biotechnology engineer and the Active Dir...
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