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The Global Water Partnership together with IHP-HELP Centre for Water Law, Policy and Science, under the auspices of UNESCO, at the University of Dundee, is looking to build on their successful 2011 International Water Law Programme, and offer scholarships for 30 participants to undertake a module in International Water Law, in Dundee 11-29 June 2012.

Scholarship recipients are responsible for all travel (to/from Dundee) and subsistence (food/accommodation) costs. GWP is aiming at providing funding for travel and subsistence for a limited number of successful Scholarship applicants. Even though final funding is pending, GWP and the University of Dundee now invite applications from suitable candidates.
Applications will be accepted from 24 November 2011 to 3 February 2012. Successful candidates will be notified at the beginning of March 2012 to allow as much time as possible to obtain visas, additional funding, etc.

The module is aimed at persons working in water resources who wish to acquire specialist knowledge of international water law, especially as it relates to transboundary water challenges in the GWP regions.

Applicants to the joint GWP-University of Dundee IWL Programme should be from GWP Partner organisations and are required to be proficient in English, either as native speakers, or to a standard of an IELTS score of 6.5. A university degree is required in Hydrology, Environmental Science, Law, Agriculture, or related field.

Read more about the Scholarship Programme.

Application form: Apply here.

Applications will be accepted from 24 November 2011 to 3 February 2012. Successful candidates will be notified at the beginning of March 2012. For more information on the International Water Law programme, please contact Mr JohnMcCaffery at

Contact information Mr JohnMcCaffery // Global Water Partnership (GWP) Drottninggatan 33 SE-111 51 Stockholm, SWEDEN (email: ; )
Phone: // +46 8 522 126 30 Fax: + 46 8 522 126 31
News type Inbrief
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File link local GWP-Dundee Scholarship Annoucement 2012_final.pdf (PDF, 715 Kb)
Source of information GWP
Keyword(s) International Water Law
Geographical coverage United Kingdom,Scotland,
News date 16/01/2012
Working language(s) ENGLISH