THE EURO-MEDITERRANEAN PARTICIPATORY WATER RESOURCE SCENARIOS (EMPOWERS)
Empowers aims at improving
long term access to water for vulnerable populations through integrated
water resources development and management at the local level, with
special emphasis on stakeholder involvement and empowerment. Implemented
by ZENID, Ministry of Agriculture, Care International and in cooperation
with the INWRDAM & IRC, the 4 year EC-funded regional program (2003-2007)
is a result of collaborative partnerships among a number of international
organizations as well as national organizations in Egypt, Jordan,
and Palestinian territories of the West Bank and Gaza
EMPOWERS project makes a special
effort to meaningfully involve the poorest and more marginalized
members of the community and women in particular, to create more
awareness on the project processes and objectives.
provides coaching and advise to the country teams in order to build,
strengthen their capacities and skills in facilitating complex processes.
In addition to exploring solutions to challenges and problems at
the community level.
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