Water and Society project is a five-year project, involving eleven partner universities from Uganda, Kenya, Ethiopia, South sudan, Bangladesh, Cambodia and Norway on Institutional Capacity Building in Water Management and Climate Change Adaptation in selected countries in Asia and Africa. The Norwegian Programme for Capacity Development in Higher Education and Research for Development (NORHED) funds the project.
A workshop bringing together Academia, Water Resources Managers, Environmental Managers and Civil Society to discuss issues, trends, advances in research and innovations related to waste water treatment, water supply and water governance shall be held on 21st March 2016 at Makerere University. The workshop will work towards setting an agenda and building themes around issues of wastewater treatment, water supply, water governance and trans boundary resources for further collaboration.
1. Wastewater Treatment
Keynote Address: Technology trends in water and wastewater treatment
By Prof Harsha Ratanaweera, Norwegian University of Life Sciences
2. Water Governance and Supply
Keynote Address: Key Imperatives of Cooperation on Trans-Boundary Water Resources
By Prof Yacob Arsano Addis-Ababa University