How Utility Operators Are Helping Other Utility Operators in Developing Countries - Coffee Talk Session #TH04

Event Time

Originally Aired - Thursday, January 25 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Info Alert

Create or Log in to My Show Planner to see Videos and Resources.

Videos

Resources

Create or Log in to My Show Planner to see Videos and Resources.


{{chatHeaderContent}}

{{chatBodyContent}}

Resources

Create or Log in to My Show Planner to see Videos and Resources.


Info Alert

This Session Has Not Started Yet

Be sure to come back after the session starts to have access to session resources.

Event Location

Location: Room 245


Event Information

Title: How Utility Operators Are Helping Other Utility Operators in Developing Countries - Coffee Talk Session

Description:

Operators Without Borders is a registered charity with two mandates. The first is to assist water and wastewater utilities in developing countries recover after disasters. The second is to build capacity in the utilities through training and mentoring.  Join Founder and Chairperson, Valerie Jenkinson, as she outlines the work OWB has undertaken since last year’s conference and how the donation contributed by the WWETT Show was put to use.  Hear :

•       What it is like to run a utility in Ukraine during war and the initiatives that OWB has delivered such as technical training and a two day workshop on Nuclear and Chemical contamination to assist water utilities in Ukraine

•       How training a Commune in Haiti in District Metered areas reduced their NRW by 40%

•       How the very first operators were certified in Africa after OWB provided training

•       How OWB is building capacity by developing local trainers

 

1. Discover what it is like to run a utility in Ukraine during war 

2. Explain how training a Commune in Haiti in District Metered areas reduced their NRW by 40%

3. Discuss how the very first operators were certified in Africa after OWB provided training

4. Discover how OWB is building capacity by developing local trainers

Type: 60-Minute Education Session

Session ID: TH04


Speakers


Tracks


Education Hours

  • Each governing body approves different sessions for credit. Check your accrediting body on the WWETT Show website (Education Tab) to confirm the hours they approved. This class offers – 1 Hours

  • Notes

    Create or Log in to My Show Planner to add notes.