International Waters learning Exchange & Resource Network
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Workshop Agenda

18 Oct 2017

Monday, October 9

9:00 – 9:30          Opening 
                           
Mr. Jorge Rucks, Vice-Minister, MVOTMA - Uruguay, Mr. Mish Hamid, GEF IW:LEARN

9:30 – 10:00        GEF updates on International Waters and process towards GEF 7 
                           
Christian Severin, Senior Environmental Specialist, Global Environment Facility

10:00 – 11:30      The Fundamentals of Water Stewardship and a Case Study 
                           
Jay Sherman, WWF-US and Maria Amelia Porta, WWF Guatemala

11:30 – 12:00     Coffee Break

12:00 – 13:00     Group exercise
                           
Jay Sherman, WWF-US

13:00 – 14:00     Lunch

14:00 – 14:30     Report on Small Group Exercise and Discussion
                        
   Jay Sherman, WWF-US

14:30 – 15:00     Introduction: rationale for conjunctive management and main initiatives of the Sub-                                   component
                           
Miguel Doria, UNESCO-IHP

15:00 – 15:30     Groundwater Governance Project: groundwater as the entry point to assess inter-                                     linkages
                         
  Alberto Manganelli, UNESCO CeReGAS (Regional Center for Groundwater Management)

15:30 – 16:00     Coffee break

16:00 – 16:30     Small Group Exercise: Sharing experiences on the current actions for conjunctive and                             Identifying Twinning and Other Opportunities to Support Integration 
                         
  Alberto Manganelli, UNESCO CeReGAS (Regional Center for Groundwater Management)

16:30 –17:00      Report on Small Group Exercise, Discussion and Way Forward

Tuesday, October 10

9:00 – 9:30          Introducing WWAP Water and Gender Training
                           
Michela Miletto, WWAP-UNESCO

9:30 – 10:00       A gender world (Module 1)
                           Michela Miletto, WWAP-UNESCO

10:00 – 10:30     Coffee Break    

10:30 – 11:00     Data: the lifeblood of effective researches, programs and project (Module 2) 
                          
Michela Miletto, WWAP-UNESCO

11:00 – 11:30     The WWAP toolkit for sex-disaggregated water data collection and analysis 
                       (Module 3, part 1)
                           
Michela Miletto, WWAP-UNESCO

11:30 – 12:00     The WWAP toolkit for sex-disaggregated water data collection and analysis

                           (Module 3, part 2)
                     
      Michela Miletto, WWAP-UNESCO

12:00 – 13:00     Lunch

13:00 – 13:45     Guidance for a basic gender survey of water data (Module 4) and Gender statistics and                             water. 
                          
 Michela Miletto, WWAP-UNESCO

13:45 – 14:30     From data to information (Module 5)
                           
Michela Miletto, WWAP-UNESCO

14:30 – 15:30     Identifying Twinning and Other Opportunities
                           
Michela Miletto, WWAP-UNESCO

15:30 – 16:00     Coffee Break

16:00 –17:00      GEF IW:LEARN, WOGP & GEMI: A partnership window for Cap-Net 
                           
Mish Hamid, Stuart Crane, Themba Gumbo

Wednesday, October 11

9:00 – 10:00       Using Indicators for Improved IWRM
                           
Isabelle Vanderbeck, UN Environment

10:00 – 11:00     Group exercise

11:00 – 11:30     Coffee Break

11:30 – 12:30     Report on group exercise and discussion           

12:30 – 13:00     SDG’s and GEMI, an introduction
                         
  Stuart Crane, UN Environment

13:00 – 14:00     Lunch

14:00 -14:30       Intro to the SDG6 Support Programme and possibilities for Cap-Net engagement
                           
Gareth James Lloyd, UN Environment – DHI Centre

14:30 – 15:30     Break out discussion groups: Opportunities and necessary actions for Cap-Net
                           
Stuart Crane, UN Environment; Gareth James Lloyd, UN Environment – DHI Centre

15:30-16:00        Coffee break

16:00-17:00        Reporting back to plenary and summary
 
                          Stuart Crane, UN Environment; Gareth James Lloyd, UN Environment – DHI Centre