Reducing

Transboundary

Degradation

in the

Kura Ara(k)s River Basin

 
 

Component 4 Demonstration Project

 

Scientific training


on


Rapid Ecological Assessment

Environmental Flow

Bio-monitoring


27-30 March 2012

Tbilisi Georgia









WHAT?

Key Topics in the meeting:


Rapid Ecological Assessment

Principles & approaches; international examples of application; linking water quality & quantity with ecosystem conditions; data collection and the use of indices; data integration & management; needs for REA in the Kura Ara(k)s river basin.

Environmental Flows

Principles, approaches, calculations; international examples – from measurement to decision making

Bio-monitoring

Bio-monitoring in the EU Water Framework Directive; indicators and monitoring design; sampling procedures – collection, processing, analysis & interpretation; practical example – Nile river bio-monitoring program


WHO?

Participants:

National environmental monitoring agencies from Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia, responsible for water quality monitoring

Scientific institutions focusing on Biodiversity, Water Management and Environmental Education

NGOs active in biodiversity studies and conservation issues

Regional International Projects & Organizations focusing on issues of transboundary water management


WHERE?

Event held in Tbilisi Georgia

Hotel D-plaza conference hall

5 Stanislavski street, 0119 Tbilisi, Georgia

Tel: +995 322 340856  /  +995 322 343404

Fax: +995 322 341983

E-mail: dp@dplaza.ge


WHEN?

27-30 March 2012


Press Release


Photos


Presentations



MORE INFORMATION?

Please Visit “The demonstration project web page


For more information contact Harald Leummens

UNDP/GEF Kura Ara(k)s Project


Participants Brochure:

DEMO Training Brochure - FINAL ENG.pdf

and

DEMO Training Brochure - FINAL RUS.pdf







 


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