Regional Environmental Center

#SIWISofa: Water growth stability initiative

Tuesday 30 August | 13.30-14.00 | Room: Exhibition Hall

Water, Growth and Stability (WGS) Initiative is framework for creation a knowledge-based platform; a dynamic network of water experts; and an e-learning tool for capacity building and the dissemination of lessons learned. The Regional Environmental Center (REC) launched WGS initiative in April 2016 as output of the project “Sustainable Use of Transboundary Water Resources and Water Security Management in the MENA region (WaterSUM)”. Main objectives of WGS initiative are to support the MENA region and its water stakeholders in advancing water management at national and local level and promote a comprehensive and integrated approach to water security and ecosystem services.