Introduction CPWF-Mekong encourages its projects, partners, and Opportunity Fund grant recipients to write blog posts on their CPWF project activities. Blog posts will be posted on the CPWF-Mekong website, … Read More
Department of Building Services Engineering at the the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and the Water Supplies Department (WSD) of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government have come up with a … Read More
It isn’t usual to think about dams as ‘goat licks’, but on the 49m high Cingino Dam in northern Italy, Alpine Ibex cover the dam wall, doing just that: licking … Read More
Mekong Research is a joint listserv hosted by M-POWER and the CPWF. It’s a two-way communication tool for Mekong researchers. The listserv is a dialogue space to share research plans … Read More
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) has a River Basin Game, and you can play it here. Only a fairly limited set of variables and trade offs, but very smart all the … Read More
PowerPoint is one of the most common communications and presentation tools on earth. Here’s a neat little guide for how you can improve your PowerPoints, and help your listeners suffer less
Wonderful ideas on how to present particular stories, all very relevant to modern-day society. Browse it here.
All based on YouTube, these extraordinary stories features a stimulating, controversial and absorbing lecture, presented to the Royal Society for the Encouragement of the Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA), which … Read More
A paper exploring how to turn technical writing into something altogether more accessible. You can access it here.
Annoyed at how the media misrepresents them, Aussie scientists and researchers have hit back, creating their own site, where they now present their ideas and overviews of current scientific discussions … Read More
Do you feel the urge to admit failure? Probably not, but a large part of the research on innovation and change sees failure as a fundamental learning tool. Let’s face … Read More
Many of you probably know about this fantastic (and free) lecture series, with ideas being presented on pretty much everything. TED is a non-profit organisation devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. … Read More
Here’s an interesting initiative. IDAM (to quote their blurb): To meet the simultaneous demands for water, energy, and environmental protection well into the future, a broader view of dams is needed. … Read More
Earlier this month, members of the CPWF Volta Basin Development Challenge (Volta BDC) program met for their annual science workshop. CPWF’s work in the Volta aims to improve integrated management … Read More