"The Post Graduate Diploma in Water Resource Management is a one year program designed to strengthen and deepen professionalsí interdisciplinary skills and knowledge in water management. This qualification will enable these graduates to appreciate the relatively new and unique approach to effectively manage water resources. Program participants will be nurtured to become effective managers who are equipped to understand complex water challenges, and to develop functional, practical solutions to water and sanitation problems around the world.
The qualification is also targeted for water professionals who are already working in lower to middle-level management positions; as well as those who are working in related technical fields such as river basin management, groundwater management, water supply and sanitation, water resource planning, water resource economics, and water treatment. It will also provide an important starting point particularly for water professionals who have, or intend to, exercise managerial responsibilities in their respective workplaces.
In this module, students will be introduced to water planning outlines at the global/international, national, regional/basin, transboundary and local levels."