Educational Resources

Open Educational Resources (OER) are freely accessible, openly licensed documents and media that are useful for teaching, learning, and assessing as well as for research purposes. In case your water related teaching materials (presentations, videos, documents, etc.) are published online (openly published), please provide the link below and add a short description of the material.

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The Virtual Center is the new CNRD

The Virtual Center is the new CNRD (Centers for Natural Resources and Development) communication and collaboration platform. It connects all learners, educators and researchers who are interested in themes of “Natural Resources and Development”. Our ambitions of building communities of learners, sharing knowledge and learning by sharing are now relocated in the Virtual Center.

The risk of global warming on Egypt

Article in the Egyptian El Tahrir newspaper on effect of global warming on water quality of the Nile River in Egypt (2016)

Fifty years on - the history of the Aswan Dam

Video interview with the Associated Press about the Aswan High Dam and the occasion of the anniversary of the High Dam. (London: July 2014)
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Egyptian Universities Libraries Consortium

The major goal of the consortia is to provide interactive information services to the Egyptian scholars and students. All the consortia services are electronically available through the EULC portal.

The DWZ's German-Egyptian Cooperations

Since its inaguration in 2012 the German Science Centre (DWZ) has fostered and accompanied multiple cooperations between Egyptian and German research and science institutions, and continues to do so.

edX MOOCs on Water

Massive Open Online Courses, popularly known as MOOCs, are noncredit, student-interaction-based programs that provide educational access to the public at no cost. They are typically less immersive than credit courses you’d find at a university, offering more generalized content that’s meant to provide you with a breadth of understanding across the subject matter. MOOCs feature instructor-driven content with a heavy emphasis on student participation. This student-to-student communication creates knowledge and discoveries that enrich the course with a social aspect and shared experiences.

Coursera MOOCs on Water

Massive Open Online Courses, popularly known as MOOCs, are noncredit, student-interaction-based programs that provide educational access to the public at no cost. They are typically less immersive than credit courses you’d find at a university, offering more generalized content that’s meant to provide you with a breadth of understanding across the subject matter. MOOCs feature instructor-driven content with a heavy emphasis on student participation. This student-to-student communication creates knowledge and discoveries that enrich the course with a social aspect and shared experiences.

Water : EU LIFE Project Publications

LIFE is the EU’s financial instrument supporting environmental, nature conservation and climate action projects throughout the EU. Since 1992, LIFE has co-financed some 4306 projects. For the 2014-2020 funding period, LIFE will contribute approximately €3.4 billion to the protection of the environment and climate. Find Publications here.