Round Table discussion with members drawn from the local organizing commitee, the scientific commitee, invited speakers and the authors of presented papers
Category: The Basis of Civilization. Water Science?
The past provides copious evidence of the influence of water on the growth of civilization. Forecasts for the future of this planet indicate that water will become even more important to human advancement in the third millennium.
This Symposium explore these concepts and ideas and their growth with time. It will consider the different developments which have taken place from continent to continent. It attract participants from a range of different disciplines with water as a central theme. Coming at the end of the International Year of Freshwater, the Symposium celebrate the achievements of the Year and contribute to the advancement of the issue of water in the international agenda