Training of Trainers (TOT) in the use of Earth Observation Tools for Water Quality Assessment

WaterCap with collaboration from RCMRD, Tiger Africa and Kenya Water Institute with the support of Cap-Net UNDP will be organizing ‘Training of Trainers (TOT) in the use of Earth Observation Tools for Water Quality Assessment’ from 17 to 21 of February 2014.

The training will be held at the Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) at Nairobi, Kenya. This course aims at training of trainers in the determination of useful water quality parameters for large water bodies from the radiance measured by a satellite-based sensors.
The training will be a combination of short lectures, practical exercises, group work and discussion. The training will be conducted in English and is supported with training material set on water quality and practical exercises and case studies, structured so as to incorporate participants’ relevant experience and lessons application to their local context.

For more information please contact:
Eric K Wamiti Email: ewamiti@yahoo.com 0722477771
Lorna Nyaga Email: lorna.nyaga@watercap.org 0727725253