May 2016

Wetskills Brains Hurricane in Durban

On Monday 9 May the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban hosted the Wetskills Brain Hurricane. As part of a Wetskills Challenge in Durban between 6 and 18 May, 19 students and young professionals from The Netherlands, South-Africa, Swaziland and other African countries brainstormed with 9 water professionals about actual problems with water quality and water safety. The participants are working in small groups to find out-of-the-box solutions for actual water related cases from companies and (governmental) organizations. Read more: Press release 2 EN+NL - WetskillsZA 2016 - BrainHurricane  ...

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Wetskills: for the third time in South-Africa

Between 6 and 18 May, the third South African Wetskills Challenge will take place in Durban. The event will be partially parallel to the WISA 2016 Conference organized by the Water Institute of Southern Africa (WISA). During the Wetskills Challenge 18 students and young professionals from South-Africa, Swaziland and The Netherlands will work together on actual water related cases. The cases of this edition are provided by Aquadactics (World Water Academy), Berson UV, Kingfisher Project, water authority Drents Overijsselse Delta en water authority Vechtstromen. Read more: Press release 1 EN+NL - WetskillsZA 2016 - Start...

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