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FIRST WORLD IRRIGATION FORUM (WIF1)

World Irrigation Forum (WIF)

The First World Water Forum (WIF1) took place in September 2013 at Mardin, Turkey and was attended by over 700 participants drawn from different disciplines including young scholars, farmers, academicians, researchers, international scientific community, engineers, industry and the irrigation managers and the irrigation managers. Mardin, the region that served as the cradle of irrigated agriculture that saw the human race transform from hunters to gatherers.

 

First World Irrigation Forum Inaugurated

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The Inaugural Ceremony of the First World Irrigation Forum (WIF-1) was held at Artuklu University, Mardin, Turkey on 29 September 2013 followed by various technical sessions and exhibition. [Video]

 

Dr. Dukhovny

Prof. Dukhovny receives the 1st World Irrigation and Drainage Prize

 

During the inaugural ceremony of the 1st World Irrigation Forum, H.E. Prof. Dr. Veysel EROGLU, Turkish Minister of Forestry and Water Affairs presented the first World Irrigation and Drainage Prize 2013 to Prof. Victor A. Dukhovny (Uzbekistan) [More...] [Video]


Winners of Watsave Awards 2013

Winners of Best Paper Award 2013

Mardin Forum Statement

Highlights

Background Papers (Sub-Theme - Policy, Finance, IWRM)

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Glimpses of Mardin Events, 2013

 

Highlights of the 1st World Irrigation Forum, Mardin, Turkey, 29 Sep. - 5 Oct. 2013

 



WIF1 CoverWIF1 - Summary Report

 

The Summary Report of the First World Irrigation Forum contains a brief outcome of the various sessions, sub-themes, side events, roundtables and panel discussions. This report presents the highlights of the WIF1, benefitting particularly those who could not make it to Mardin. It also contains a DVD with full version of the background papers, keynote addresses, and various papers presented at the Forum.


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6-12 November 2016, Chiang Mai, Thailand

2nd World Irrigation Forum (WIF2), 6-12 November 2016, Chiang Mai, Thailand. Theme “Water management in a changing World: Role of Irrigation in Sustainable Food Production”and Sub-themes: (i) Key actors in balancing water, food, energy and ecology; (ii) Management of climatic extremes with focus on floods and droughts; and (iii) Key and smart actions to alleviate hunger and poverty through irrigation and drainage. For more details, please visit - http://www.worldirrigationforum.net

 

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