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UKZN recently represented at World Water Day Summit & Expo

by Sean Thornton-Dibb | Apr 12, 2017
UKZN was recently represented at World Water Day Summit & Expo

Venue: Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Conference Center, Durban, South Africa
Dates: 22 - 24 March 2017

Presentations:
  • Mr Trevor Lumsden - Projected impacts of climate change on design floods in the Limpopo River Basin.
  • Prof Roland Schulze - Understanding extreme events within the context of water scarcity.
  • William Musazura and Alfred Odindo - Integrating agriculture in the design of sanitation technologies.
  • Joyce Chitja - The Empowerment of women farmers through water and land use security for improved livelihoods and household food security.
  • Terry Everson - Bio-gas generation as renewable energy for households in rural villages.
  • Richard Kunz - Assessing the hydrological impact of biofuel feedstock production.
  • Tafadzwanashe Mabhaudhi and Prof. Albert Modi - Water use of indigenous cereal and legume food crops.
  • Aidan Senzanje - The development of technical and financial norms and standards for drainage of irrigated lands.
  • Edilegnaw Wale - Back to basics: rural development challenges to productively utilize irrigation schemes in KwaZulu-Natal.