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Participants about experiences Wetskills-The Netherlands 2019

What did participants of Wetskills in The Netherlands tell about their experiences??   Movie: an interview with Itani Ndwambi (Department for Water & Sanitation of South Africa): .   Ron Mannheim (Technion, Israel): 'The Wetskills challenge was a vivid creation of a bridge between different people from different cultures sharing the same goal - making this planet a better place. It was a clear proof of the power of diversity, collaboration, and tolerance for other opinions - when involved in a common goal such as mutual development of unique solutions for complex problems. Thank you everyone for an amazing two weeks and for one of the most developing, interesting and fun experiences I had! I loved every moment of it! #NLWetskills2019 #Wetskills #AIWW2019'...

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Join Wetskills-Oman 2020

We are looking for students (Bachelor (final year), Master and PhD) and Young Professionals from universities and organisations worldwide with a passion for water: apply for Wetskills-Oman 2020 before 20 December! The first edition of Wetskills in 2020 will take place in Oman from 5 to 17 March. This will be the third edition in Oman overall, and will continue to build on the theme of the 2019 edition solving the Water- Food – Energy Nexus. This new edition will be organised in Muscat, hosted by the Sultan Qaboos University. We will also team up with the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands and our Omani partners MEDRC, PDO, Haya water and Omani Water Society. The final presentations will be organised during the Water Conference of Sultan Qaboos University (16-18 March). Are you a student or young professional from Oman, Gulf Region, Europe or other parts of the world, who wants to make a...

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On the 14 November, the 10th Delta Congress took place in Goes, Zeeland. For the second year in a row, Wetskills was involved in organizing a programme for young water professionals, under the already well known tag Future Water Leaders. Besides a joint pavilion with partners Dutch Wavemakers, National Water Traineeship, and Jeugdwaterschap, Wetskills organized an interactive programme all throughout the day. The pavilion itself attracted a lot of attention via the Question and Answers wall advertising internships, thesis topics and job openings for starters. Though the Delta Congress is a Dutch event that concerns the national delta planning, a lot of international students and young professionals are interested to participate and learn more. This is why Waterschaptalent Trainee and former Wetskills participant Koos Bok opened the day with a short English presentation of the Delta Plan and the history of the Delta Commission for the young international participants. Students, young professionals and senior...

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Show your knowledge and win a day with Delta Commissioner

Young Professionals and students visiting the Delta Conference in Goes on Thursday 14 November are challenged to join the Pubquiz. This Pubquiz is part of the Young Professionals programme. In Theater 1, 40 candidates will get 10 questions about water-climate-sustainability in the Delta. The one who has most questions right ànd the fastest reaction time will win this Pubquiz. The price: Joining Peter Glas, Delta Commissioner of the Dutch government. for one day! This session will be organised at the Delta Conference - Theater 1 - 15.35-16.05. This session is in Dutch. More info: johan.oost@wetskills.com ...

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