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Netherlands IHP-HWRP Committee meeting

June 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Twice a year the Committee members meet to discuss progress, opportunities and define the Dutch input in the IHP and HWRP programs.

Agenda

  1. Welcome and announcements
    1. New governmental co-chair Jan Busstra
    2. Search for a new scientific co-chair – nominate until July 15
  2. Confirmation of Agenda
  3. Approval of minutes committee meeting 22-11-2016
  4. Planned activities 2017
    1. Youth Challenge on Climate-related Displacements
    2. UNESCO schools – workshop 5 October
    3. OPACHE strategy workshop
  5. (Possible) working topics
    1. Implementation of Sandwatch initiative in the Netherlands
    2. (Ground)water resources in the Caribbean SIDS
    3. WWDR2018 on Nature Based Solutions
    4. Work together with Region South Africa
    5. Input requested. See IHP and HWRP strategies.
  6. Requested input
    1. Bousinesq Centre – function as interlocutor for the renewal of the fundamental research on hydrology in the Netherlands
  7. IHP international meetings
    1. Regional meeting – 15 & 16 June in Italy, 19 June in Paris
      1. For agenda, go to this link.
    2. 55th IHP Bureau – 20-22 June in Paris
      1. For documents of the 55th session of the IHP Bureau, go to this link.
  8. Possible activities 2018
    1. 8th World Water Forum
      1. European Regional World Water Forum process
    2. Organize a side-event at the IHP Council of 2018
  9. AoB
  10. Next meeting
    1. Perhaps members can host?
    2. End of year 2017
  11. Drinks

Details

Date:
June 8
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

International Water House
Bezuidenhoutseweg 2
The Hague, Zuid-Holland 2594 AV Netherlands
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Website:
http://www.internationalwaterhouse.org/