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NewsYazd Statement on “Integrated Watersheds Management” was approved in 1394.

Yazd Statement on “Integrated Watersheds Management” was approved in 1394.

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Yazd Statement on “Integrated Watersheds Management” was approved in 1394.

The first national conference on “Integrated Watersheds Management - IWM” was held on December 15, 2015 based on MENARID International project proposal and with cooperation of the “National Mega Project on the Integrated Watershed Management”, “Watershed Management Society of Iran” and Yazd University in Yazd. The goal of the conference was introducing achievements of successful projects on IWM and local communities participants like “the National Mega Project on the Integrated Watershed Management”, the MENARID Project and also the SMLWR Project. As for the most important objectives of this event should be named to share and transfer knowledge and experiences on IWM in the country, dissemination and awareness raising on implementation of such projects at national and local levels in this regards, as well as the role of local communities on such projects and relevant decision making.

Over 100 senior managers and experts were attended in the conference from “Watershed Management Society of Iran”, FRWO, Ministry of Energy, Jihad Agriculture Ministry, Interior Ministry, Management and Planning Organization and …from the national and local levels. It should be considered that representatives from local communities who are involved with MENARID project as well as university professors and graduate students were participated in the conference beside of IWM authorities of the country.