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S4W-Nepal MoChWo 2017 Symposium on Citizen Science

S4W-Nepal is pleased to announce an upcoming symposium on “Citizen Science for a Sustainable Mountain Future” on October 27th and 28th in Kathmandu.  The symposium will be part of the 2nd annual Mountains in a Changing World (MoChWo) conference.  You can learn more about the MoChWo 2017 conference at http://conference.kias.org.np/.  To learn more about the abstract…
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2017 Pre-Monsoon Workshop Saturday 17th of June

S4W-Nepal is pleased to announce a Pre-monsoon Workshop this Saturday (17th of June) at Indreni De Cafe in Tinkune (Kathmandu) from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Please RSVP on our Facebook Event or by calling +977 9823623744 by Friday (16th of June) at the latest (space is limited).  A light lunch will be served following…
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Meet Sabina Shrestha (Citizen Scientist Story #1)

Meet Sabina Shrestha Every month we will be posting a story about the work we are currently doing in Nepal. We will be alternating between science-focused and citizen scientist-focused stories. The citizen scientist stories will be interviews with some of the wonderful citizen scientists that we are privileged to be partnering with to collect this…
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Developing a Monitoring Network (Science Story #1)

Developing a Monitoring Network The location of the first SmartPhones4Water (S4W) project is the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal, which is an area of approximately 587 square kilometers or 227 square miles. It is also home to somewhere between 1.3 and 5 million people. Assuming a 2.5 million person population, and assuming that the population is…
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S4W Launches CrowdRise Fundraiser

SmartPhones4Water is excited to announce the launch of its new CrowdRise fundraising page! Check out this exciting platform for raising awareness and funds for our work in Nepal.  Consider giving, sharing, or starting a fundraiser of your own!

Stichting SmartPhones4Water (Dutch Foundation Announcement)

Stichting SmartPhones4Water Via onderstaande links kunt u the jaarrekeningen van Stichting Smartphones4Water inzien. Tevens vind u het ontbindingsbesluit van de stichting samen met de eindbalans. Mocht u vragen hebben met betrekking tot de jaarrekening of het ontbiningsbesluit, dan kunt u zich wenden tot Willem Malda of Stefan Suurmond via willem.malda@gmail.com of s.suurmond@gmail.com. Met vriendelijke groet,…
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Cal Poly Engineering Features SmartPhones4Water

Cal Poly’s Engineering Newsletter, Engineering Advantage, recently featured an article about SmartPhones4Water in the Alumni News section.

10th Talk Program at INPIM Nepal

Mr. Davids had the pleasure of presenting some of the latest innovations in flow measurement to an engaged group of Nepali agricultural water resource specialists earlier this year at the 10th Talk Program for the International Network on Participatory Irrigation Management Nepal (INPIM/N).  The INPIM/N website recently published an update about the Talk Program with…
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SmartPhones4Water Discussed with Water Resource Experts in Nepal

SmartPhones4Water representatives had the opportunity to meet with a range of water resource managers and experts during a recent visit to Nepal in January.  Several different applications of the SmartPhones4Water app were discussed including: monitoring of snow depth and extent, measurement of water level and stream flow, flood forecasting and information dissemination, monitoring of irrigation…
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Recent Innovations in Flow Measurement Presented to Irrigation Experts in Nepal

Jeff Davids, founder of SmartPhones4Water, was pleased to make a presentation titled “Recent Innovations in Flow Measurement” to a group of Irrigation and Water Management Experts in Kathmandu, Nepal at the 10th Talk Series for the International Network on Participatory Irrigation Management Nepal (INPIM/N) in January.