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Foundations of Water Stewardship (AWS_Foundations)


2 live and interactive sessions of 3 hours over two weeks
Tuesday, 18 June, 12:00pm (Sydney Time)
Tuesday, 25 June, 12.00pm (Sydney Time)

What is water stewardship and how do you implement it?
Become acquainted with the principles of water stewardship and its framework, the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) Standard v2.0. This live and interactive course will demonstrate how this innovative approach can support diverse water management goals and sustainability objectives.

Discount codes are available for AWS Asia-Pacific members. Please contact Lisa Idris for more information, lisa@a4ws.org

Full course details can be found here:

  • Unit A1: Introduction and Course Contents
  • Unit A2: Preparatory Readings and Video
  • Required Reading: AWS Standard v2.0 and Guidance
  • Required Reading: CIMA (2014) Accounting For Natural Capital
  • Required Reading: Ostrom, E. (2015) Reflections on the commons
  • Required Reading: Simonsen et al. (2015) Applying Resilience Thinking
  • Recommended Video: AWS Standard v2.0 Launch Webinar
  • Unit A3: Pre-course Survey
  • Unit B1: Live Session I
  • Live Session I Survey
  • Unit B2: Live Session II
  • Unit B3: Feedback Survey
  • Unit B4: Knowledge Assessment
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed