Arba Minch University (AMU), with other partners, has successfully organized the 11th symposium on “Sustainable Water Resources Development” during December 3-4, 2010.  The symposium was co-organized by German IHP/HWRP, International Water Management Institute (IWMI), and Save the Children (WASH).

The symposium comprised many national and international scholars in areas related to water resources. It was attained by more than 160 participants where 25 oral presentations and 20 posters were presented in the major thematic areas of Integrated Water Resources Management, Hydropower and Environmentally, Irrigation and Drainage, Water Supply & Sanitation, and Societal Challenges. The University is proud to organize such international symposium and contribute to the development of water sector.

At this juncture, the office of Research Directorate is pleased to announce that AMU has acquired an ISSN number from ISSN International Centre, France for “Water-Ethiopian Journal of Water Sciences and Technology” (ISSN 2220-7643) that has been published as special issues of “Sustainable Water Resources Development” symposium for the last one decade.