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The PHIW Water Law course Announcement

NED University of Engineering & Technology

University Road, Karachi-75270, Tel: 99261261-8 Fax: (92-21) 99261255

Panjwani-Hisaar Water Institute (PHWI)

A Comprehensive Course for Professionals in Water Sector on


COURSE OBJECTIVE The course is designed for professionals to understand the existing legal environment around water (international, national, provincial and local) and implications for water governance, management and conservation in Pakistan.

COURSE PARTICIPANTS This course is designed for lawyers, researchers, writers, journalists, leaders and thinkers working in the water sector, as well as water professionals, managers, engineers, hydrologists, government officials (especially those in Irrigation Departments and water utilities) as well as natural scientists, social scientists, geographers and historians of water.


Advocate Ahmed Rafay Alam,

Expert in Environmental Law

Prof. Dr. Noman Ahmed

Architect and Urban Planner

Simi Kamal

Water Specialist & Founder of Hisaar Foundation


Dr. Patricia Wouters

Professor of International Water Law, Dundee, UNESCO & Xiamen University China

Feisal H Naqvi

Advocate of the Supreme Court & Senior Partner Bhandari Naqvi Riaz

Dr. Hassan Abbas

Hydrologist, Commission on Science & Technology for Sustainable Development in the South

TIME: 18 hours of lectures (over 5 days) including field visit
DATES: 30 August – 3 September 2019
VENUE: NEDUET, University Road, Karachi
INVESTMENT: Rs. 30,000 per participant (including all sessions and field trip, course materials, lunch and tea during the sessions)


Coordinator: Ms. Kausar Hashmi
Email: managerphwi@neduet.edu.pk
Tel: (92-21) 99261261-68
Mobile: 0333 3256370
Website: www.neduet.edu.pk