SQU marks World Water Day

MUSCAT: The water Research Centre at Sultan Qaboos University, in association with the Department of Soils, Water & Agricultural Engineering, SQU, and the Ministry of Regional Municipalities & Water Resources, organized a workshop on Tuesday on “Wastewater treatment and applications”, to mark World Water Day, which falls on 22 March every year. The event was organized at SQU under the patronage of  Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Shuhi, Minister of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources.
The workshop brought together scientists and engineers working in water science and applications who discussed the major issues related to wastewater. The workshop brought together stakeholders, experts and decision makers to discuss and assess the national and international water and wastewater issues and suggested recommendations and solutions. Later the Minister presented awards to the winners of the strategic water research programme.