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Science diplomacy and transboundary water management : The Orontes River case – An UNESCO publication for ICIS

 
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In the framework of the project “New Technologies (ICT) for and integrated and sustainable management of natural resources in Lebanon“, a publication was produced in collaboration with UNESCO and its Regional Bureau for Science and Culture in Europe, based in Venice. The book, titled “Science diplomacy and transboundary water management : The Orontes River case” includes perspective of water experts from Lebanon, Turkey and Syria and is enriched with other institutes’ experiences, whose contributions represent an important added value to understand the complex water dynamics of the river basin.

The book has been officially launched on December 1, 2015 during the symposium “Hydrodiplomacy and climate change for peace in the Middle Eastorganized at the French Senate in Paris, at the presence of European and international authorities.

The book can be downloaded from the following link:

http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0023/002330/233031M.pdf