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CSDI in 2016 LID International Low Impact Development Conference

In China, the rapid urbanization process in recent decades has led to a worsening “city syndrome” situation that exist in many urban areas such as urban flooding, water pollution, heat-island effects and ecologic deterioration etc. In order to promote a…

FutureHydro final seminars in China

Project Sustainable hydropower development in China and Norway to meet future demands (FutureHydro) had successful final seminar in China during 13-17 October 2015 in China.  FutureHydro focuses on hydropower and pumped storage hydro development and environmental impacts in the context…

Roadmaps for research cooperation with priority partner countries in place, Research Council of Norway

The Research Council of Norway has drawn up roadmaps for cooperation with eight priority countries outside of the EU/EEU: Brazil, Canada, China, India, Japan, Russia, South Africa and the US. The following research areas have been identified as promising for…

SINCIERE conference on interdisciplinary environment and climate

SINCIERE conference on interdisciplinary environment and climate, collaboration between Norway and China, was arranged in cooperation between SINCERE with the Research Council of Norway, August 24-25, 2015. The SINCIERE Conference was successfully arranged on August 24-25, 2015. Around 80 persons,…

Professor Zhiheng SUN visited CSDI

Professor Zhiheng SUN from China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research (IWHR) visited CSDI during 29.06-03.07.2015. Professor Sun is the national leading expert in Hydraulic Structures and Materials in China, specialist in repairing defects of concreate structures. During his…