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WatSave Awards 2013

The International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage (ICID), New Delhi, India is inviting nominations for the ‘WatSave Awards 2013’ from individuals/ team of individuals to recognize outstanding contributions to water saving/conservation in agriculture through ICID National Committees/ Committee. The Awards are given in four categories viz: (i) WatSave Technology Award,(ii) WatSave Innovative Water Management Award,(iii) WatSave  Young Professionals Award, and(iv) WatSave  Farmer Award. The award consists of an honorarium of US$ 2000 and a Citation. The WatSave Awards will be presented during the 1st World Irrigation Forum and 64th meeting of the IEC scheduled to be held from 29 September to 05 October 2013 at Mardin, Turkey. More details about the awards, nomination form, conditions & criteria, and checklist are available at the International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage website. All those professionals/ farmers who are engaged in water saving/ conservation activities are requested to send their nominations to the concerned National Committee in their country. The deadline for receipt of the entries from the National Committees along with a completed Nomination Form (Annex 1) to the Central Office ICID, New Delhi is 31 May 2013. The national committees/ committee will carry out primary evaluation of the nomination(s) in  light of the questions posed in the evaluation process, and submit only one of them in any particular category (if there were more responses) to the ICID Central Office by 31 May 2013.
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