Yearly Archives: 2016

EiWR Doctoral Candidates Successfully Defended their Dissertations

On December 19, 2016, Ethiopian Institute of Water Resources (EiWR) candidate, Meseret Dessalegne Zerefa, successfully defended her doctoral dissertation entitled “Synthesis, Characterization and Defluoridation Studies of Aluminum Based Adsorbents”. Along with the Doctoral Examinations Committee, which consisted of Prof. Temesgen Garoma, Dr. Beteley Tekola and Dr. Yonas Chebude, there were around thirty-five students, staff members […]

Dec 28 2016


What are Values of a Two-Year School.

Enhanced education and learning within this country is immediately becoming a need with the organization team rather then an extravagance. On the previous the individuals who had a secondary university coaching still had the chance to manufacture a superior earth for on their own and their families. These times are rather quickly turning into an […]

Dec 03 2016


MSc Candidates of EiWR Defended their thesis

The Ethiopian Institute of Water Resources (EiWR) organized thesis defense examination session for Water Resources Engineering and Management MSc students on the first weeks of November 2016. Nine of the thirteen students from 2014/15 entry have successfully defended their thesis. The remaining four students have requested extension of the study time for which the institute […]

Nov 09 2016


Call for EiWR annual symposium

EiWR has planned to have annual symposium on “Building Ethiopia’s water future together” by the 1st week of May 2016. Researchers working on related subjects are cordially invited for submit paper/poster presentation (s). Please visit the attached document for more information below: CALL POSTER_2016

Apr 10 2016


Application Deadline – April 28

Please be sure to have your applications submitted by April 28th, 2016 in order to be eligible for the Master of Science and Ph.D. programs!

Apr 06 2016


Application for second semester 2016/17 is now open

The Ethiopian Institute of Water Resources (EiWR) of the Addis Ababa University has started accepting applications from potential students for the 2016/17 (2008 E.C) second semester Regular Academic year in MSc and PhD programs in Water Resources Engineering and Management, MSc and PhD programs in Water and Health with streams in                    (a) Water and […]

Apr 05 2016


EIWR Welcomes New Director

AAU has appointed Dr. Geremew Sahilu Gebrie as the new Director of the Ethiopian Institute of Water Resources (EIWR). He comes to EIWR with international experience in civil engineering and infrastructure development within the water and sanitation sectors. Dr. Geremew is an Assistant Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the  Addis […]

Mar 14 2016


Seminar on “Data for Publications”

Dr. Solomon G/Yohannis, a faculty member on staff at EIWR, presented a seminar to graduate students on research standards, data, and writing for publications. At this well attended event, he shared his experiences on knowing the difference between data vs. facts, optional data sources, and data analysis techniques. The discussion included details on how to […]

Feb 25 2016


New Roles at EIWR

Two EWIR faculty have been appointed to coordinate EIWR’s work in its pillar areas of education, research, and outreach. Dr. Azage G/Yohannes has accepted the role as the new coordinator for education and Dr. Solomon G/Yohannis will oversee many projects related to research and outreach. Both staff have been faculty with the Institute for over […]

Feb 20 2016