An online project meeting with all German project partners takes place on Friday October 07, 2022 from 9 to 12 am German time. Beside the update of the ongoing research activities also the upcoming stakeholder workshop in Jordan will be planned.
On Tuesday, 28.06. the CapTain Rain steering committee meets online to agree upon the current project partner structure, major goals and products of the project and their use and application for Jordan. All Jordan project partners as well as the Institute for Social-Ecological Research in Frankfurt and the Koblenz University of Applied Sciences are members of the steering committee.
On Thursday, 23. June 2022 all German project partners meet in Koblenz. The meeting takes place at the University of Applied Sciences. Among the many topics also the frame of the next research visit to Jordan in autumn this year is discussed and planned.
In this online seminar HamburgWater gives an overview of measures to reduce flash flood risks and show examples from the Sponge city Hamburg. The online seminar takes place on the 8th of June.
In this online seminar the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) gives an introduction to predictors for heavy rainfall events in Jordan under climate change. The online seminar takes place online on Monday, 30. May.
In this online seminar the Koblenz University for Applied Sciences together with the Institute for Technical and Scientific Hydrology (itwh GmbH) give an overview of hydrological and hydraulic models for flash flood risk assessment. The online seminar takes place on May 16. During the webinar Dr. Qasem Abdelal from the German-Jordanian University gives insights into his research in the Petra catchment as well.
In this online seminar the Institute for Technical and Scientific Hydrology (itwh GmbH) informs about flood hazard analysis tools. Data needed and possible approaches are discussed. The online seminar takes place on Monday, April 11 at 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Jordan time (1:00 – 2:30 p.m. German time).
In this online seminar the KISTERS AG shows useful features of the state-of-the-art Demonstrator for climatic variables in the context of Early Warning Systems.
An online project meeting with the Jordanian and German project partners as well as further stakeholders takes place on March 02, 2022.