Call for Applications

Applicants must have at least 15 years progressive experience in water research and/or water resource management. Inter- or trans-disciplinary and/or trans-boundary experience in collaborative research, training, and policy-science dialogue is highly desirable.

Age requirement: below 46 for men, and below 51 for women. Women and people of minority/indigenous backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

Full funding to take part in the Programme will be provided to participants, to be selected on competitive basis.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 5 February 2018

Targeted Audience

The Water Leadership Programme (WLP) targets mid- and senior-level scholars and faculty members across disciplines of water studies and water resource management in the HKH, who have a track-record experience in conducting research, publishing, training, and engaging in policy dialogues on these topics.

Venues

The WLP will be held in the Murray-Darling Basin of Australia, along with classroom modules in Canberra, Melbourne and Adelaide, and field visits along the Murray River.

Important Dates

Program Dates: 8 April – 19 April 2018

Deadline for application: 17:00 Nepal Standard Time, 5 February 2018

Notification of selection: 15 February 2018

Key Dates:

  • Date of Circulation: 22 January 2018
  • Deadline for application: 17:00 Nepal Standard Time, 5 February 2018
  • Notification of selection: 15 February 2018
  • Program Dates: 8 April – 19 April 2018

Venues:
The WLP will be held in the Murray-Darling Basin of Australia, along with classroom modules in Canberra, Melbourne and Adelaide, and field visits along the Murray River.