Tailor-made training on groundwater in Benin

Event Date

From 9 to 13 October 2017, IHE Delft and IGRAC will organise a training on ‘Groundwater Governance to Improve Sustainable Groundwater Management for Food Security and Livelihoods under Climate Change and Rising Competing demands’ in Abomey-Calavi, Republic of Benin. The training will be organised in cooperation with the Institut national de l’Eau (INE), a training institution of the University of Abomey-Calavi (UAC) and will funded by the Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) of Nuffic.

Course outline

  • Day 1: Introduction to sustainable groundwater use
  • Day 2: Improving monitoring networks and data infrastructure
  • Day 3: Awareness raising through field visit (organized by INE)
  • Day 4: From data to groundwater governance
  • Day 5: Groundwater governance