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Call for Papers: Awards for Young Researchers
Posted: 2011-06-06 Type: News
The Center on Law and Environment (PDMA) and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) are co-hosting a Research Award for Young Scholars, which will take place at the XIVth IWRA World Water Congress, from 25-29 September 2011 in Porto de Galinhas, Brazil. The central theme of the XIVth Congress is "Adaptive Water Management: Looking to the Future".
PDMA and IDRC invite young researchers to submit papers exploring the challenges of innovation in the field of impacts of climate change, in particular on the water sector, including water resources and water services and systems. Interested scholars must submit papers before 27 June 2011. The best 4 papers selected by a committee of specialists in the field will be granted an award of approximately USD 2,000.00. Authors (one per paper) will be invited and fully funded to participate and to present at the IWRA Congress. The awardees will be announced on 1 August 2011.