The workshop "Developments in Integrated Water-Resource Analytical Techniques and Remote Sensing Applications in Support of Water Resource Assessments in Central Asian Countries" was held in Astana, Kazakhstan on 14-18 September, 2015
The workshop explored developments in integrated water-resource analytical techniques and information and remote sensing applications in six central Asian countries in support of water resource assessment activities, and promoted collaboration among international partners for the exchange of scientific expertise regarding surface water, ground water, and remote sensing applications.
In the frames of the Workshop visits to the National Space Center, the KazHydromet Office and its hydrological station were held for the participants. Also, they had a chance to visit Kazakh National Museum in Astana and briefly learn the history of Kazakhstan.
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) is an intergovernmental organization connecting scientists from Kazakhstan, Armenia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Georgia with their peers and research organizations in the EU, Japan, Republic of Korea, Norway and the United States.
ISTC facilitates international science projects and assists the global scientific and business community to source and engage with CIS and Georgian institutes that develop or possess an excellence of scientific know-how.