UNEP GEMS/Water Capacity Development Centre
Welcome to the UNEP GEMS/Water CDC at UCC
The UNEP GEMS/Water Capacity Development Centre was founded in 2015 to provide global capacity development in water quality monitoring and assessment. The importance of good quality freshwater for health and development have recently been highlighted by the new 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the associated Sustainable Development Goals. The Centre is working on a programme of activities that will support this Agenda.
News and Events
On the 20th November, Dr. Lucia Hermida attended the DANUBIUS-RI one-day stakeholder event in the Centro Congressi Frentani, Rome.
The DANUBIUS-RI is a distributed research infrastructure which aims to “achieve healthy River-Sea Systems and advance their sustainable use, in order to live within the planet’s ecological limits by 2050”.Read Article