Welcome to the Junior Research Group SEE-URBAN-WATER
SEE-URBAN-WATER is a Junior Research Group exploring innovative approaches for addressing water-borne challenges through planning and implementing nature-based solutions in river basins and urban regions. SEE-URBAN-WATER advances knowledge through a transdisciplinary process to assessing, developing, and implementing nature-based solutions with novel methods, tools and technologies. SEE-URBAN-WATER is based at Technische Universität Darmstadt and strongly cooperates with partners in the city of León, Nicaragua.
Information to project partners and stakeholders on advances between January – July 2018 / Informaciones dirigidos a colaboradores y otros actors sobre advances entre Enero – Julio 2018
SEE-URBAN-WATER wants to share the project progress so far! The team has prepared a bulletin report of the main activities carried out during the first semester of this year.
VISIÓN URBANA DEL AGUA quiere compartir los avances del proyecto hasta ahora! El equipo de investigación ha preparado un boletín informativo con las principales actividades realizadas durante el primer semestre de este año.
An activity of the Institute for Social-Ecological Research to build Transdisciplinary Expertise for Sustainability Challenges
Lisa Deutsch and José Fernando Chapa participated from 29.07.2018 to 03.08.2018 in the Summer School “Brilliant Minds for Social-Ecological Transformations” of the Institute for Social-Ecological Research (ISOE) in Frankfurt, which is financed by the Volkswagen Foundation. more
DAAD ISAP-Programm mit der Universidad Technológica La Salle in León
Im Rahmen der Internationalen Studien- und Austauschpartnerschaft (ISAP) mit unserer Partneruniversität der Universidad Tecnológica La Salle in León, Nicaragua, sind in der Fortsetzungsphase vom WS 2017/18 bis einschließlich SoSe 2019 jeweils drei Stipendien (Vollstipendien inkl. Reisekostenpauschale) pro Semester für ein 6-monatiges Austauschsemester zu vergeben. more
Cooperation agreement with National Water Authority of Nicaragua (ANA)
The cooperation agreement with the National Water Authority of Nicaragua (ANA) was signed during a visit by Luis Angel Montenegro (Minister-Director ANA) on June 8th 2018 in Darmstadt/Germany. In the context of the SEE-URBAN-WATER project, ANA will provide primary data, including the acquisitions of meteorological datasets from INETER or any other source, and support in the monitoring of water quality with multiparameter in-situ measurements and water quantity through the installation of pluviographs and limnimeter rulers along the river and the city of Leon.”
We are looking forward to a good cooperation! more
Cooperation agreement with Universidad Tecnológica La Salle (ULSA)
The cooperation agreement with the Universidad Tecnológica La Salle (ULSA) was signed on March 13th 2018 in León/Nicaragua. The universities concluded the agreement for the purpose of institutional cooperation in the fields of research and the exchange of knowledge and information. The cooperation is intended to present academic and cultural cooperation as an expression of a friendly relationship. more