Building the Capacity in the Kura River Basin

for Sustainable Integrated Water Resources Management





across sectors for enduring stakeholder

ownership and empowerment

All UNDP-GEF Kura II Project Information for all stakeholders


soon to be available in Azerbaijani and Georgian National Languages

Digital Library                    IWRM Academy

The UNDP - GEF Kura II IWRM Academy is an intersectoral regional capacity building body, dedicated to improving the knowledge and skills of professional water managers and key stakeholders in Azerbaijan and Georgia. IWRM Academy topics are drawn from regional priorities. Instructors are recruited from the best of international experts, and successful students will receive signed “Certificates of Completion” for each course successfully competed. Please explore our IWRM Academy page for more information, and how to nominate participants.


UNDP-GEF Kura II IWRM ACADEMY



IWRM Academy Training schedule for January - May 2018


  1. Bullet18-19 Jan     GE    IWRM I for Rising Decision Makers – Basics of IWRM

  2. Bullet22-23 Jan     AZ    Economics Training Stage 1: Environmental Economics Principles and Applications

  3. Bullet25-26 Jan     AZ    IWRM I for Rising Decision Makers – Basics of IWRM

  4. Bullet25-26 Jan     GE    Economics Training Stage 1: Environmental Economics Principles and Applications

  5. Bullet5-6 Feb        AZ    IWRM II for Rising Decision Makers – Physical Principals of IWRM

  6. Bullet8-9 Feb        GE    IWRM II for Rising Decision Makers – Physical Principals of IWRM

  7. Bullet12-13 Feb    AZ    ISO 17025 Awareness & Sampling Procedures for Laboratory Staff

  8. Bullet15-16 Feb    GE    ISO 17025 Awareness & Sampling Procedures for Laboratory Staff

  9. Bullet19-20 Feb    AZ    Emissions Inventory Training for Water Quality Experts

  10. Bullet22-23 Feb    GE    Emissions Inventory Training for Water Quality Experts

  11. Bullet26-27 Feb    AZ    EU WFD 1 – Institutions, Roles and Responsibilities

  12. Bullet1-2 March    GE   EU WFD 1 – Institutions, Roles and Responsibilities

  13. Bullet5-6 Mar        AZ    IWRM III for Rising Decision Makers – Institutions and Finance

  14. Bullet12-13 Mar    AZ    Standard Operating Procedures & Quality Assurance for ISO 17025 for Laboratory Staff

  15. Bullet15-16 Mar    GE   Standard Operating Procedures & Quality Assurance for ISO 17025 for Laboratory Staff

  16. Bullet19-20 Mar    GE    WRM III for Rising Decision Makers – Institutions and Finance

  17. Bullet2-3 Apr          GE   EU WFD 2 – Building on what we have for what is needed – Institutional support for sustainable RBMOs

  18. Bullet5-6 Apr          AZ    EU WFD 2 – Building on what we have for what is needed – Institutional support for sustainable RBMOs

  19. Bullet16-17 Apr      AZ    Internal Audit and ISO 17025 Accreditation implementation Process for Laboratory Staff

  20. Bullet19-20 Apr      GE     Internal Audit and ISO 17025 Accreditation implementation Process for Laboratory Staff

  21. Bullet23-24 Apr     AZ    Environmental Economics Stage 3: Economic Analysis for Water Policies Definition and Assessment

  22. Bullet26-27 Apr    GE      Environmental Economics Stage 3: Economic Analysis for Water Policies Definition and Assessment

  23. Bullet30 Apr-1 May    AZ    EU WFD 3 – Applying the EU/WFD Lessons from Case Studies in Water Management

  24. Bullet3-4 May    GE    EU WFD 3 – Applying the EU/WFD Lessons from Case Studies in Water Management