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Jordanian Alumni of the MEDRC Fellowship program were given a valuable opportunity to present their research findings to a distinguished audience of key water stakeholders during the Alumni Water Research Forum, held in Amman, Jordan on May 10th, 2018. The Forum is a follow up initiative...

Gaza May 8th, 2018: MEDRC have signed agreements with the Islamic University and Al-Azar University, Gaza, to further support water research by developing lab facilities at both institutions. The MEDRC Fellowship program is delivered in close collaboration with the Palestinian Water Authority and is focused...

Gaza May 7th, 2018: The first event of the newly revamped MEDRC Water Research Alumni Forum was held today in Palestine. The Alumni Forum is a follow up initiative of the Fellowship program, designed to further facilitate support for water research by offering a platform from which...

MEDRC Water Research officially launched the second edition of their vocational training programme, TAHLYA. The event was held under the patronage of H.E. Sayyid Badr bin Hamad Albusaidi, Secretary General of Ministry of Foreign Affairs with the presence of H.E. Dr Muna bint Salim Al...

MEDRC has expanded its training capacity with the addition of a brand new training center at the MEDRC facility in Al Hail, Muscat. The new training space was officially opened by H.E. Sayyid Badr bin Hamad Albusaidi, Secretary General of Ministry of Foreign Affairs at...

An annual event, with a different theme every year, World Water Day seeks to bring water to the top of the agenda. This year’s theme ‘Nature for Water’ was an opportunity to highlight and understand nature-based solutions to current water challenges. Commenting on this years event,...

Building on the success of last year’s inaugural ‘Omani Young Water Researchers Award’ MEDRC Water Research have announced a call for applications for the Award for 2018. Held under the auspices of the Public Authority for Electricity & Water (PAEW) of Oman, this award is...

MEDRC Water Research and The Research Council Launch $700,000 ‘Oman Humanitarian Desalination Challenge’Muscat, March 7th, 2018: MEDRC Water Research and The Research Council have today announced the launch of a major new initiative in water research, the ‘Oman Humanitarian Desalination Challenge’. The challenge is a...

MEDRC Water Research signed a memorandum of understanding with Bauer Nimr (LLC) at MEDRC HQ's in Muscat, on February 18th, 2018. The agreement recognizes BAUER’s ambitious in-country value programme / Omanisation strategy and their intention to work with MEDRC to utilize the pool of highly...