Tuesday, February 14, 2012


CALL FOR PAPERS: Global Symposium on The 1997 UN Watercourses Convention – What Relevance in the 21st Century?

The IHP-HELP Centre for Water Law, Policy Science (under the auspices of UNESCO) and WWF will co/organise a symposium on the 1997 UN Watercourses Convention. The aim of the symposium is to gather together a wide and diverse range of viewpoints from academia, government, international organisations, and civil!society, to debate the existing and potential relevance of this global framework instrument.

Towards this endeavour the convenors of the symposium are inviting papers on a range of topics related to the UNWC. The organisors would be particularly keen to receive abstracts that explore,

Paper abstracts of no more than 500 words should be sent to Dr Alistair Rieu-Clarke! (a.rieuclarke@dundee.ac.uk) or Ms Flavia Loures (Flavia.Loures@WWFUS.ORG) by 29th February 2012. Abstracts will then be reviewed by a scientific steering committee, and participants will be notified no later than Friday 30th March 2012.

More information.

Deadline: February 29, 2012

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