Wetskills Water Challenges

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Coronavirus (update 25/03/20)

Update: 25 March 2020 - South Africa: on hold / Oman: shortened   Since January 2020 Wetskills Foundation is monitoring the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) in China and Asia. Last weeks the coronavirus caused increasingly more concerns in Europe and Middle East (where we are having a Wetskills event in Oman at the moment) as well. With this message we would like to inform you about our action plans concerning the coronavirus and the next Wetskills events.   The Wetskills Foundation is complying with the advice and regulations issued by the World Health Organisation (WHO), the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) regarding the prevention of the spread of the Corona virus (Covid-19). We also take into consideration the advised our partner countries where we organize Wetskills Water Challenges. As Wetskills Foundation we take this seriously and are looking closely with out (local) partners how...

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Coronavirus (update 17/03/20)

Update: 17 March 2020 - South Africa: on hold / Oman: shortened   Since January 2020 Wetskills Foundation is monitoring the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) in China and Asia. Last weeks the coronavirus caused increasingly more concerns in Europe and Middle East (where we are having a Wetskills event in Oman at the moment) as well. With this message we would like to inform you about our action plans concerning the coronavirus and the next Wetskills events.   The Wetskills Foundation is complying with the advice and regulations issued by the World Health Organisation (WHO), the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) regarding the prevention of the spread of the Corona virus (Covid-19). We also take into consideration the advised our partner countries where we organize Wetskills Water Challenges. As Wetskills Foundation we take this seriously and are looking closely with out (local) partners how...

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Coronavirus

Since January 2020 Wetskills Foundation is monitoring the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) in China and Asia. Last weeks the coronavirus caused increasingly more concerns in Europe and Middle East (where we are having a Wetskills event in Oman at the moment) as well. With this message we would like to inform you about our action plans concerning the coronavirus and the next Wetskills events.   The Wetskills Foundation is complying with the advice and regulations issued by the World Health Organisation (WHO), the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) regarding the prevention of the spread of the Corona virus (Covid-19). We also take into consideration the advised our partner countries where we organize Wetskills Water Challenges. As Wetskills Foundation we take this seriously and are looking closely with out (local) partners how to deal with our planned events.   The status of individual Wetskills events in...

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Join the talent programme: ‘Stroomversnellers’

This is a new initiative for students in The Netherlands [message in Dutch]   Hallo student, Begin februari start het nieuwe en unieke talentprogramma “De Stroomversnellers” voor WO, HBO en MBO-studenten. Het nieuwe programma wordt samen met de partners van de Topsector Water en Maritiem én met studenten vormgegeven en zal uit twee geledingen bestaan: het netwerk de Stroomversnellers en een selecte groep studenten, de Waterambassadeurs. Stroomversnellers krijgen toegang tot het netwerk, excursies en trainingen. Waterambassadeurs werken mee aan de organisatie van de activiteiten en krijgen daarvoor een vergoeding ter waarde van een jaar collegegeld. Wat biedt dit jou als student? Een kans om kennis te maken met de Nederlandse watersector, de bedrijven en organisaties en werkzaamheden daarbinnen. Een mogelijkheid om je te oriënteren op je toekomst dus. Je kan jezelf ontwikkelen met trainingen, masterclasses en hackathons. Je leert studenten kennen van andere universiteiten en achtergronden en gaat samen aan de slag met de...

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