LAC: Capacity building and training

  • UNGRD Tailor-Made Training programme on Integrated flood and drought risk management: prevention, warning and response for the National Risk Management Agency (Colombia) Contact person: Nathalie Asselman
  • Integrated Water Resources Management course for senior Colombian Water Managers (Colombia)
    Topics included framework of analysis for National level Water Management programmes (Room for the River, Delta Programme), Modelling for Analysis and Decision-making, Governance, Financing and Participation.
    Contact person: William Oliemans
  • Training course on groundwater modelling and hydrological forecasting systems for ANA (Peru)
    Topics also included derivation of reservoir operating curves and optimization of multi-objective reservoir systems for integrated water resources management using model predictive control techniques. Contact person: Rodolfo Alvarado
  • Training workshop on ‘Flood Risk Policy Analysis and Planning’ for the Tabasco government, national and local stakeholders (Mexico)
    Contact persons: Nathalie Asselman and Bouke Ottow
  • Tailor Made Training on Institutional strengthening for Integrated Disaster Risk Management with focus on floods and droughts around water as a disaster risk factor (Colombia)
    Contact person: Otto de Keizer