CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT IN WATER ENGINERING AND ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

Submitted by Celine Dondeynaz on 11 February, 2013 - 11:29
Duration: 
< 1 week

 

SHORT COURSE

Integrated management of urban flooding

Universidad Centroamericana José Simeón Cañas, San salvador

SCHEDULED From February 18th to 23rd , 2013
 
Duration: 15hours
Monday 18th, Wednesday 20th and Friday 22nd From 17:00 – 21:00.
Saturday 23rd 09:00 – 13:00
 

1. Objectives

• Provide a comprehensive and interdisciplinary management of floods in urban areas.
• Introduce students to the knowledge of integrated and long-term sustainable management of floods in cities.

2. Oriented to

Professionals of public and private organizations dedicated to water engineering and environmental management.

3. Content

• Sustainable urban management.
• Urban water.
• Urban drainage.
• Flooding risk .
• Flooding management
• Main causes and impacts of flooding.
• Urban flooding prevention plan.
• Case study.

4. Methodology

Open lectures and field trip

5. Lecturer

Hydraulics works and Hydrology expert

6. Cost

$100.00 USD

7. Registration

Starting Monday February 4th, 2013

8. For more information

Universidad Centroamericana José Simeón Cañas Ciencias Energéticas y Fluídicas, http://cef.uca.edu.sv