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Adis Ababa 2015 GIFT Workshop - Water!

Wednesday, 18 November 2015

  • Arrival and registration of participant teachers
    Carlo Laj and Katja Gaenger
    European Geosciences Union & Copernicus
  • Water cycle, freshwater availability and distribution: the major challenges for water in the next 100 years
    Alberto Montanari
    University of Bologna, Italy
    Presentation (MP4 Video, 244.7 MB)
  • How people and ecosystems organize their storage requirements
    Hubert Savenije
    Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
    Presentation (PDF, 3.9 MB)
  • Towards optimization of reservoir operations for hydropower production in eastern Africa: seasonal climate forecasts
    Mekonnen Gebremichael
    Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, University of California, Los Angeles, United States
    Presentation (PDF, 4.6 MB)

Thursday, 19 November 2015

  • Monitoring climate, droughts and floods: the trans-african hydro-meteorological observatory
    Nick van de Giesen
    Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
    Presentation (PDF, 2.6 MB)
  • Hydrological changes over half a century in the blue nile basin, ethiopia: a statistical approach
    Solomon Gebreyohannis Gebrehiwot and Kevin Bishop
    Uppsala University, Sweden
    Presentation (PDF, 3.1 MB)
  • Information systems and terrain analysis
    Andrea Petroselli
    Tuscia University, Viterbo, Italy
    Presentation (PDF, 2.3 MB)
  • Ethiopia’s water security and the state of water resources management
    Tena Alamirew
    Water and Land Resource Center, Ethiopia
    Presentation (PDF, 3.2 MB)
  • Water, water everywhere and not a drop to drink!
    Murugesu Sivapalan
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, US
    Presentation (MP4 Video, 278.1 MB)
  • Presentation of the different educational programs of the EGU
    Carlo Laj
    Chairman, Committee on Education European Geosciences Union
    Presentation (PDF, 3.7 MB)

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