WSP Virtual Gala: Catalysing Water Solutions to Climate Change
Welcome to Water Science Policy’s Virtual Gala!
About the Event
Water Science Policy (WSP) was established in May 2020 by the Water Science, Policy and Management (WSPM) alumni, in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, as a virtual platform to share and publish water solutions. WSP has designed a number of project ideas that aim to enhance understanding and appreciation of water and climate issues through a positive communication lens.
The following three programs are planned during the virtual gala and will have an opportunity to learn and engage with WSP’s thriving community of users, volunteers and partners.
Session one: H2O – Hilltop 2 Ocean – River Project – WSP pitch
- Speaker 1: Atal Ahmadzai (Lawrence University)
- Speaker 2: Torkil Clausen (Source 2 Sea platform)
Session two: Citizen Science for Global Water Mapping – WSP pitch
- Speaker 1: Katie Truong (University of Texas)
- Speaker 2: Ma Jun (IPE)
Session three: Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Course for Young Filipino Journalists – WSP pitch
- Speaker 1: Abishek Narayan (EAWAG)
- Speaker 2: Deepa Karthykeyan (Athena Infonomics)
The sessions will be moderated by Eliana Harrigan (WSP) and Alejandro Prescott Cornejo (Mongabay)
The event will take place on Sunday 21st November 6 pm – 7:30 pm CET| 5 pm- 6:30 GMT (via Zoom).