Integrated Water Resource Management (IRWM) – Water Quality, Pollution and Treatment

The project IRWM – Water Quality, Pollution and Treatment is part of a collaboration with the Universidad Mayor de San Simon (UMSS, Bolivia) and Swedish Universities (Chalmers, Lund, Linköping). While the overall aim of the collaboration is to develop IRWM at UMSS, we focus on water quality aspects, looking at water use and management, pollution and treatment in rural, peri-urban and urban areas of the Rio Pucara watershed.

Keywords: Water quality, water treatment, resource management, Bolivia

Participants

Sebastien Rauch (contact)

Biträdande professor vid Chalmers, Architecture and Civil Engineering, Water Environment Technology

Collaborations

Universidad Mayor de San Simón

Cochabamba, Bolivia

Funding

SIDA

Funding Chalmers participation during 2013–2017

Related Areas of Advance and Infrastructure

Sustainable development

Driving Forces

Building Futures

Areas of Advance

More information

Project Web Page at Chalmers

http://www.chalmers.se/sv/projekt/Sidor/IR...

Latest update

2017-04-11