News & Recent Events
ICIWaRMhydrologist, and G-WADI team member, Dr. Kristin Gilroy recently completed a one-month Embassy Science Fellow Position through the U.S. State Department in N’Djamena, Chad. Dr. Gilroy was selected for the Embassy Science Fellow (ESF)...
Satellite-derived products are often the only timely precipitation estimates available to support decision-making in developing regions with a limited number of on-the-ground rain gages. G-WADI, has taken a leadership role in efforts to make such estimates for applications to floods...
With the great support from Asian G-WADI Secretariat, we have published the G-WADI Special issue under Sciences and Cold Arid Regions Vol.5 No.1. On behalf of G-WADI we would like to thank all the contributors as well as the reviewers for their efforts. You will be able to access the...
Thanks to the Asian G-WADI network and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), a special issue of the International Journal “Sciences in Cold and Arid Regions” focused on G-WADI related research will be published. This dedicated issue will be exclusively for G-...
The new Global Network on Water and Development Information for Arid Lands (G-WADI) brochure has been created! Download it here (1.63MB).
On the initiative of UNESCO Tehran and IHP Iran, the Regional G-WADI Training Workshop on Climate Change Impacts on Water Resources Management in Arid and Semi-Arid Zones was held in Tehran, Iran from 20 to 21 June 2011 with the presence of Chair of IHP Intergovernmental...
A regional G-WADI for Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC G-WADI) was created at a special session of the International Conference: Arid and Semi Arid Development through Water Augmentation (ASADWA), held at Valparaiso, Chile on 14 to 16 December. The Water Center for Arid and Semi-...
G-WADI Steering Committee member Prof. Soroosh Sorooshian wins Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Water Prize2010-10-27
Dr. Shoros Soroshian of the U.S. won the Management and Protection of Water Resources worth SR500,000. In a statement following the meeting, Prince Khalid bin Sultan described the prize as the biggest in the world of its kind, vowing that next year's meeting would approve a...
Hydrological changes in semi-arid and arid areas under climatic and human influences: focus on the Mediterranean region.