Project profile — Education and Training in Basic Water and Sanitation

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Education and Training in Basic Water and Sanitation - Overview
University of Calgary (CA-CRA_ACR-3108102864)
2010-02-26 - 2014-09-15
Country / region • Nicaragua (90.00%)
• America, regional (10.00%)
Sector • Post-Secondary Education
Higher education (11420) (60.00%)
• Water And Sanitation
Basic drinking water supply (14031) (20.00%)
• Water And Sanitation
Basic sanitation (14032) (20.00%)
Policy marker • Gender equality (significant objective)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (significant objective)
• Participatory development and good governance (significant objective)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Children's issues (not targeted)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Youth Issues (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
Description and results


The Community Water Management in Nicaragua and Central America project, implemented by the University of Calgary in partnership with the National Autonomous University of Nicaragua (UNAN), strengthens UNAN's research and teaching capacities in water management. UNAN graduate students in the M. Sc. Program in community water management receive practical training through their involvement in existing water and sanitation and watershed management projects. The project also strengthens water policy in Nicaragua and Central America through research, teaching, and curricula development in water policy.



Original budget $15,000
Planned Disbursement $0
Transaction Date Type Value
14-10-2014 Disbursement $15,000
26-05-2014 Disbursement $726
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Partner website — University of Calgary
Global Affairs Canada
KFM Partnerships for Devlpmnt Innovation
Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Other technical assistance

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