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SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA CONFERENCE – 28 and 29 October 2021

on Water Resources Management in Africa: Current and future challenges

Call for abstracts

The exceed-swing SSA regional network calls for abstracts (250 words, 3-5 keywords) for the virtual conference on 28 and 29 October 2021.

Topic of the conference

The topic of the conference is Water Resources Management in Africa: Current and future challenges.

The topic of the abstract (presentations) can belong to one of the following sub-topics:
1. Integrated water resources management;
2. Sustainability of water management practices;
3. Water pollution and wastewater treatment;
4. Water quality monitoring;
5. Sustainable use of water in agricultural systems; and
6. Water governance.

Important information

Abstract submission

All those who would like to give a presentation are invited to submit their abstracts by 18 September 2021. The organizing committee will make a selection by the end of September and invite a maximum of 8 presentations. Notification will be made on 1 October 2021. The speaking time is limited to 15 minutes.

Please submit your abstract here: 

Applicant Status*
Abstract submission for : Sub-Saharan Africa Conference - Oct 2021
Home University *
Academic Degree hold*
Gender * : f m 
Family Name *
First Name *
e-mail *
Abstract *

.doc, .docx, .pdf | max. 5MB
Please make sure the document is named as follows: FAMILYNAME_givenname_abstract (e.g.: SMITH_John_abstract.pdf)

I accept that my sent in files are stored on the EXCEED-SWINDON webpage's member area to be viewed online by the deciding members of the Management Board and to be used by DAAD for statistical purposes.

PLEASE NOTE: As the quality of the internet connection is often not sufficient, the selected presenters will be asked to create a video of their presentation in addition to their ppt presentation (ppt file) and send both via WeTransfer (https://wetransfer.com) by 15th October 2021 to Prof. Andreas Haarstrick (a.haarstrick@tu-bs.de). Wetransfer allows the sending of files with large volumes. The webinar is hosted and controlled by the Webex platform of Prof. Haarstrick and the TU Braunschweig.

Registration for participants in the audience

The registration for listeners will open after 1 October 2021. Please enter  the exceed-Swindon website (ww.exceed-swindon.org) and follow the instruction.

Further information can be found in the flyer: Flyer SSA Conference 2021