GEMS/Water Regional Workshop for Eastern Europe and Central Asia

By 19. February 2019 March 14th, 2019 Past event

Cork, Ireland, March 5 – 7, 2019

The first GEMS/Water Scoping Workshop for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, titled “Ambient water quality monitoring: current status and opportunities for global engagement and SDG indicator 6.3.2 reporting”, will be held in Cork from 05.-07.03.2019. It was organised by the GEMS/Water Capacity Development Centre (UCC College, Cork).The first GEMS/Water Scoping Workshop for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, titled “Ambient water quality monitoring: current status and opportunities for global engagement and SDG indicator 6.3.2 reporting”, will be held in Cork from 05.-07.03.2019. It was organised by the GEMS/Water Capacity Development Centre (UCC College, Cork).

The workshop aims at rendering the technical aspects of water quality monitoring for management tasks more tangible to the participants, and at presenting the work of GEMS/Water in the field of water quality monitoring of SDG indicator 6.3.2. Further objectives include identifying the capacity development need for water quality monitoring in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, as well as establishing a closer exchange with the national contacts of the GEMS/Water Programme in the relevant regions.

The GEMS/Water Data Centre will contribute lectures on data management and data supply to the workshop.

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