SS-60 Capacity building in the water sector: Creating and developing training centers for water professionals

Topic: B. Building capacity
Date: 2017-05-30
Time from: 09:00:00
Time to: 10:30:00
Room: Salon Xcaret

Significant investments are made annually in an attempt to bridge the remaining gaps in the management of water resources and water/sanitation services. These investments often fall short of expectations since the lack of skilled water professionals can result in either design faults in infrastructures or multiple deficiencies in the way these infrastructures are operated and managed. In a time of strong budget constraints, it is vital to optimize investments. This session will present the interest to create and develop training programs and training centers for water professionals to address the increasing demand for skilled professionals in water management.