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UN Climate Change Conference COP 25

UN Climate Change Conference COP 25

FutureDAMS will present two sessions at this year's UN Climate Change Conference COP 25 which is taking place in Madrid from 2 - 13 December 2019. We will be sharing information via Twitter using #FutureDAMS. Building Better Dams: the Past, Present and Future of...

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FutureDAMS lecture: Dr Jenny Hodbod

FutureDAMS lecture: Dr Jenny Hodbod

We're delighted to welcome Dr Jenny Hodbod to The University of Manchester to present: 'Impacts of the Gibe III, Ethiopia: A social-ecological systems approach'. Jenny Hodbod is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Community Sustainability, Michigan State...

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FutureDAMS lecture – Anna Mdee

FutureDAMS lecture – Anna Mdee

'The missing middle: addressing tensions in interdisciplinary 'solutions-focused' water research projects' The latest FutureDAMS seminar was delivered by Dr Anna Mdee, Associate Professor in International Development in the School of Politics and International Studies...

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FutureDAMS at World Water Week

FutureDAMS at World Water Week

World Water Week, Stockholm, 25-30 August 2019 Julien Harou and Anthony Hurford attended Stockholm World Water Week to present FutureDAMS research. The theme for 2019 was Water for Society: Including all, which drew attention to broad solutions to humanity's major...

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Hydro 2019 in Porto, Portugal

Hydro 2019 in Porto, Portugal

Hydro 2019. 14-16 October 2019, Porto, Portugal Dr Judith Plummer Braeckman and Dr Sanna Markkanen attended the 'Hydro 2019' international conference in Porto, Portugal on 14-16 October, 2019 to disseminate FutureDAMS research on the topic of hydropower finance. On...

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Resettlement from large dams – what have we learned?

Resettlement from large dams – what have we learned?

By Jamie Skinner, IIED Millions of people have been displaced by reservoir construction around the world and the negative effects this has had on their livelihoods has prompted many questions about the uneven distribution of costs and benefits of large dams....

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FutureDAMS on the BBC

FutureDAMS on the BBC

FutureDAMS research Barnaby Dye featured extensively in a BBC World report on ‘the challenge of dams’ broadcast this weekend. Following Egypt’s recent call for international mediation with Ethiopia to help agree an operating framework for the GERD dam on the Nile, the...

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