Posts tagged with: "Global Water for Sustainability (GLOWS)"

Panelists discuss the importance of increasing the amount of Hispanics in STEM fields. Pictured (left to right): Carlos Becerra (FIU), Dr. Antonio Flores (HACU), Ted Wells (STEMConnector), Cris Turner (Dell)

FIU kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month in Washington, D.C.

D.C. weekly update: As Hispanic Heritage Month kicked off in Washington, D.C., FIU’s strengths in STEM education and educating minorities […]

Workshop with all participants to seek solutions to Water-Energy-Climate Nexus cases.

D.C. Dispatch: Sea level rise, Caribbean energy security and Presidential budget

As President Obama prepared to release his FY16 Presidential budget request to Congress, FIU researchers were on global and environmental […]

Nikiema Moustapha has successfully implemented Climate Smart Agriculture techniques in his corn field in the village of Tama, Burkina Faso.

FIU offers hope for Burkina Faso’s abandoned crop fields

FIU’s Global Waters for Sustainability Program (GLOWS) is bringing life to unhealthy and abandoned crop fields in Burkina Faso. Loss […]

Water is life: 10 years of global water research and aid

Water is life: 10 years of global water research and aid

In previous issues of FIU Magazine, we brought you the story of GLOWS, or Global Water for Sustainability, the largest […]

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FIU marks 10 years of solving the global water crisis

FIU marks 10 years of solving the global water crisis

A decade ago, FIU set out to make a difference in the global water crisis. Through a partnership with the […]

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FIU water law attorney provides expertise in international treaty negotiation

FIU water law attorney provides expertise in international treaty negotiation

For millions of people in the South Caucasus mountain region of Turkey, Georgia, Iran, Armenia and Azerbaijan, the Kura River is […]

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FIU awarded selective grant to train leaders from Africa

FIU awarded selective grant to train leaders from Africa

This summer FIU will host 25 young fellows from sub-Saharan nations in a public management institute as part of the […]

Photo of a young girl in Pakistan by National Geographic Society Photojournalist Annie Griffiths.

National Geographic photojournalist to discuss empowering women in developing countries March 20

FIU is hosting National Geographic Society photojournalist Annie Griffiths for a talk and book signing on March 20. Titled “Alternative […]

Setegn (left) and Manueles (right) pose at a local watershed in Santa Ines, Honduras.

Hydrology expert mentors Honduran researcher through USDA fellowship

Shimelis Setegn, program executive officer of the Global Waters for Sustainability Program (GLOWS) and professor of environmental and occupational health, […]

GLOWS hosts South Caucasus Conference in Georgia

GLOWS hosts South Caucasus Conference in Georgia

FIU’s Global Water for Sustainability Program (GLOWS) recently hosted the “South Caucasus Conference on Sustainability and Watershed Management” in the […]

GLOWS hosts first water resources management workshop in Mexico City

GLOWS hosts first water resources management workshop in Mexico City

FIU’s Global Waters for Sustainability Program (GLOWS) and the Climate Change Research Program at the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico […]

Faculty reveal challenges of gender equality at World Water Day 2013

Faculty reveal challenges of gender equality at World Water Day 2013

It takes 53 gallons of water to make a single latte, or a simple coffee and steamed milk. Four hundred […]

GLOWS hosts climate change risk, adaptation training in Africa

GLOWS hosts climate change risk, adaptation training in Africa

The Global Water for Sustainability (GLOWS) Program recently hosted a workshop in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso regarding the effects of climate change […]

FIU to celebrate women, water on World Water Day March 21

FIU to celebrate women, water on World Water Day March 21

The role women play in the sustainability of water resources management is often overlooked — a reality that will be […]

FIU Magazine garners prestigious awards

FIU Magazine garners prestigious awards

FIU Magazine has gone head to head with some of the nation’s top university magazines—and won! The nonprofit Council for […]