Month: October 2014

WaterLex Legal Desk Officer Elodie Tranchez participated in an interactive debate among parliamentarians and water governance experts Wednesday at the 131st Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly and related meetings at the Centre International de Conférences Genève (CICG). The debate, entitled “Shaping a new system of water governance: Promoting parliamentary action on water,” was organised around the […]

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First-Ever ‘Training of Trainers’ on a Human Rights Approach to Integrated Water Resources Management Takes Place in Costa Rica

WaterLex is helping to lead a training session this week in Santa Ana, Costa Rica, on a human rights-based approach (HRBA) to Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM). The session follows a June event in which a team met in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to discuss the first draft of the training manual in use this week. In line with the process […]

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  WaterLex Legal Desk Director Jan van de Venis will represent the international public-interest development organisation in October at three high-profile speaking engagements covering a range of compelling topics. The Private Sector and Climate Change On 9 Oct. in The Hague, The Netherlands, van de Venis will chair a training session for Ph.D.-level experts at the weeklong Hague Institute on […]

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