Scientific capacity-building for water security through research partnership

Organizer: Mahsa Motlagh
Format: Onsite-Online, Afternoon

Universities and research institutions have a critical role to play in achieving the SDGs through equipping the next generation of leaders, innovators, and decision-makers with the knowledge and skills to address the SDGs and providing research and technical expertise for developing practical solutions to meet them. The session will discuss different experience to understand the role and effectiveness of collaborative research and capacity development of research institutions particularly in the Nile region, consisting of eleven Nile riparian states along with the international research community.

Themes: Integrated Action for the SDGs, Knowledge-to-Action