NEWS & EVENTS

  • The 2nd Palestinian MEDRC Alumni Forum took place at Al Najah university in Palestine today, held under the patronage of H.E Eng. Mazen Ghuneim, Minister and Head of the Palestinian Water Authority. Speaking at this morning’s opening session were MEDRC Center Director, Ciarán Ó Cuinn…

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  • MEDRC has launched a series of practitioner briefings on concepts and issues related to transboundary waters. The briefings are practical guides for those working on transboundary waters and those seeking to use water as an instrument of peace. Designed to help overcome the academic-practitioner gap…

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  • MEDRC’s Cutting-Edge Water Technology Showcase took place at the Sundus Rotana hotel in Muscat today.  Designed to support and showcase the very latest in water treatment and reuse technologies, the event was inaugurated by H.E Laetitia Van Asch, Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands…

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  • Five engineers from the Water Authority of Jordan have completed the final course of their RO desalination training program at MEDRC today. The training was delivered through the Development Cooperation Department at MEDRC under its Technical Capacity Building Program. The program works to enhance institutional…

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  •   An annual MEDRC event to support and showcase the very latest in water treatment and reuse technologies. Due to take place this year on the 3rd and 4th of December 2019,  the event sets out to gather key decision makers responsible for deploying new…

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  • MEDRC is pleased to announce the opening of online applications for its vocational training course in desalination, known as TAHLYA. Eligible candidates are invited to apply through MEDRC’s website at medrc.org/tahlya. To be eligible for a place on the TAHLYA program candidates must meet the following…

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  • The MENA Academy on Climate Diplomacy came to a close on Sunday November 3rd, 2019 after a week long agenda that brought 25 young MENA participants together in Berlin for a comprehensive capacity building training in climate diplomacy.  The event was co organized by MEDRC…

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  • Five engineers from the Water Authority of Jordan returned to Muscat this week to continue their education and training in reverse osmosis desalination at MEDRC’s water training center. The training is being delivered through the Development Cooperation Department at MEDRC under the Technical Capacity Building…

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  • The MENA Academy on Climate Diplomacy is a 7-day training academy co organized by MEDRC and the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation’s Regional Program on Energy Security and Climate Change in the Middle East and North Africa (KAS- REMENA). The event is due to be inaugurated by the Senior…

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  • Muscat, September 15, 2019: The Oman Humanitarian Desalination Challenge is a 700,000 USD global water prize led by MEDRC Water Research and The Research Council of Oman (TRC) and funded by The Sultan Qaboos Higher Center for Culture and Science. Announced in March 2018, the…

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  • At the request of Member States, MEDRC provides briefings for diplomats and officials working on transboundary water issues. These are practical guides for those working on transboundary waters and those seeking to use water as an instrument of peace. They are modest introductions that provide…

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  • MEDRC Water Research has announced the winners of the ‘Omani Young Water Researchers Award 2019’ at an official ceremony held in Muscat today. Established by MEDRC and sponsored by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Oman, the Omar Zawawi Establishment L.L.C and…

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