The Summer School introduced scientific concepts, methods and tools for the analysis, modeling and monitoring of land and water resources in Central Asia. These methods are of great value in a framework of integrated water and land resources management (IWRM and IWLM, respectively). The 2-week Summer School combined theoretical lectures and practical exercises with discussion… Read More


This course was already the second workshop on satellite remote sensing topics after the first successfully organized course in August 2011. The 5- day course was held in July 2012 in the framework of the CAWa initiative (Water for Central Asia), founded by the Foreign Office and was organized together with the German Research Centre… Read More


The State University of Urgench (UrDU) in Uzbekistan in cooperation with the ZEF/UNESCO project and the University of Würzburg organized an advanced practical training on modern Geographic Information Systems (GIS) techniques and remote sensing (RS) methodology from September 5th to September 14th, 2011. The training was open to staff members from UrDU as well as… Read More