2015 Water and Sanitation Training Program

CAS-TWAS Centre of Excellence for Water and Environment” (CAS-TWAS CEWE) is established in the Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences (RCEES), Chinese AcademySciences (CAS). It follows the direction of CAS and the World Academy of Sciences for the Advancement of Science in Developing Countries(TWAS). The goal of CEWE is to culture the professionals in the water andenvironmental fields for developing world through various training, educationand joint research programs. In 2015, the CEWE will initiate two types of trainingprograms for water and wastewater professionals from the developing countries, i.e.,Short-term and Long-term. The training program consists of lectures, technical tour,workshop and other related events. The long-term will have additional 10 weeksinternship in the laboratories. A network for the water professionals andresearchers in developing countries will be reinforced through our continuingefforts.All expenses for approved applicants, including airfare,accommodation, registration and meals, will be covered by CAS-TWAS CEWE.


Keydays (two types training programs):

Deadline for submission of application form:15 May,2015

Notification of acceptance/rejection: 1 June, 2015

Invitation letter issued: After 1 July,2015

Long-term training period: 9 Sep (Wed.),- 4Dec (Fri), 2015

Short-term training period: 9 Sep (Wed), - 24 Sep (Thurs), 2015

Venue:RCEES, No.18 Shuangqing Road, HaidianDistrict, Beijing 100085, China

Working Language: English


Application and Selection Process

Applicants should be fulfilled with the following requirements:

l Officials, researchers, managers inwater engineering and management in the developing or emerging countries

l Education background: master degreeor above, or with bachelor degree and good professional experience

l Below the age of 40, or those withsufficient professional experience below 45

l Good language skill in English

l Women are especially encouraged toapply

Applicants Materials

l Application form (Download)

l Curriculum vitae (CV)

l Photocopy of the highest degree certification

l Supporting letter (with director’ssignature or department stamp)


Ms.Miao Yu

Tel: (86) -10-62849136

Fax: (86) -10-62923541

Add:Research Center for Eco-EnvironmentalSciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 

         18 Shuangqing Road, Haidian District, Beijing, 10008



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