Videos and Podcast (2020)

These are links to Video and Podcast related to USA/Mexico Water


Feb 12, 2020

Water Challenges Inside and Outside China’s Borders: A Conversation with Scott Moore

This episode explores the major challenges that threaten China’s water resources, from scarcity and mismanagement, to pollution and climate change. Our guest, Dr. Scott Moore, describes China’s sweeping attempts to mitigate the negative impacts that growing water challenges pose at home. Dr. Moore also discusses how China’s efforts to secure its water resources have created security challenges with its neighbors, and the ways in which China has exported many of its most ambitious water projects to Belt and Road partner countries.

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Feb 1, 2020

¿Quén controla el Nilo? La guerra del agua entre Egipto y Etiopía por controlar el gran río africano

¿Quén controla el Nilo? La guerra del agua entre Egipto y Etiopía por controlar el gran río africano

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Mar 1, 2020

Fenómeno de El Niño y sus efectos en la agricultura

El Niño es un fenómeno climatológico complejo que afecta a todo el mundo, generando sequías e inundaciones en diferentes partes. El Niño no se puede evitar, pero el monitoreo y la gestión pueden ayudar a mitigar sus efectos negativos…”

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May 1, 2020

Regulating what we can’t see: International Law and Transboundary Aquifers

Don’t miss the keynote of GabrielEckstein “”Regulating what we can’t see: International Law and Transboundary Aquifers”” at IAHgroundwater Congress IWRA_water”

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Jun 30, 2020


Integrated Monitoring Guide for SDG 6Step-by-step monitoring methodology for SDG indicator 6.5.2 version “2020”Final version 2020-01-2521.PRESENTATION OF SDGINDICATOR 6.5.2AND MAIN DEFINITIONS1.1TRANSBOUNDARY RIVER/LAKE BASINS AND AQUIFERS MANAGEMENT AND SDGINDICATOR6.5.2Most of the world’s water resources are shared: at least 592 transboundary aquifers have been identified and 310 transboundary lake and river basins cover nearly one half of the Earth’s land surface and account for an estimated 60% of global freshwater

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Jun 26, 2020

California Water Policy and Extension

In case that you missed it, we share this podcast on “California Water Policy and Extension” with participation of Dr. Doug Parker, Director of the @ucanrwater who spoke of the programs of the institute, participation of scientits, and more…

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Jun 4, 2020

International water conflicts with Dr Kimberley Thomas

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Jul 31, 2020

IHE Delft Prof. Pieter van der Zaag discusses the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

Pieter van der Zaag, Professor of Integrated Water Resources Management at IHE Delft and chair of it’s Water Management Group, discusses the historical process that led to the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam. He talks about the Nile Basin Initiative, the current situation, and his thoughts on the future.

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Aug 19, 2020

Professor Shafiqul Islam, author of “Complexity of Transboundary Water Conflicts”

Dr Lawrence Susskind interviews Professor Shafiqul Islam (Tufts University), author of “Complexity of Transboundary Water Conflicts” (Anthem Press, 2018

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Aug 2, 2019

¿Cuánta agua se utiliza para producir los alimentos y productos que consumimos?

El agua dulce y limpia es un bien escaso, por eso es importante preguntarnos ¿cuánta agua se necesita para producir los bienes y productos que consumimos? Y ¿por qué es tan importante esa medición?

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Sep 30, 2020

Reportaje 14 | Presa La Boquilla. La discordia en Chihuahua

¿Conoces la importancia de la cuenca del Río Conchos y la Presa la Boquilla para cumplir con el Tratado de Aguas de 1944 entre Méx – EU? Sigue este video para saber más

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Sep 29, 2020

Groundwater and poverty

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Sep 1, 2020

Southern Idaho Water Quality Study Raises Alarm About Farm, Dairy Practices

The Eastern Snake Plain Aquifer is a critical drinking water source for southern and eastern Idaho, but due to farming and agricultural practices the water source is under risk of contamination.

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Oct 27, 2020

Talk+Water: Dr. Rosario Sanchez

Texas+Water Editor-in-Chief Dr. Todd Votteler talks with Dr. Rosario Sanchez, a senior research scientist for the Texas Water Resources Institute at Texas A&M University. Dr. Sanchez works on the Transboundary Aquifer Assessment Act Program to integrate research and data on transboundary aquifers between Mexico and Texas. Dr. Sanchez is also the Executive Director of the Permanent Forum on Binational Waters.

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Oct 21, 2020

Water Security through Transboundary Cooperation: Examples from the United States, Canada, and Mexico

Don’t miss this video of transboundary water management and water security in North America through information sharing, collaboration, and expert consultation for water management

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Oct 7, 2020

Transboundary Water Resources – hydro diplomacy, cooperation, international water law conventions

The aim of the webinar is provide information and opinion on current issues that affect transboundary water governance, a look ahead on key issues that are expected to emerge in the coming years up to the achievement of the SDG’s by 2030 and the impact of COVID and its influence on socio-economics of the Middle East, North Africa and South Asian region.

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Nov 23, 2020

Cumplimiento del Tratado de Aguas Internacionales de 1944

No se pierdan la presentación de la Directora General de la Conagua, Dra. Blanca Jiménez Cisneros, acerca del Cumplimiento del Tratado de Aguas Internacionales de 1944

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Nov 18, 2020

Water Challenges on the U.S.- Mexico Border

Don’t miss this virtual seminar about Water Challenges on the U.S.- Mexico Border hosted by the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies with participation of our PhD Rosario

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Nov 5, 2020

Transboundary Cooperation for Improved Data Sharing, Flood and Drought Mitigation, and River Basin Manage

Don’t miss this video by cairowaterweek about transboundary cooperation for improved data sharing for droughts and floods management!

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Nov 5, 2020

Strengthening the Role of Women in Water Diplomacy in the Middle East and North Africa MENA Region

Es muy inspirador ver los esfuerzos de las mujeres para aumentar su participación en la diplomacia del agua en la región MENA de Oriente Medio y África del Norte.

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