U researchers travel to Pakistan to discuss water issues

At the beginning of June, professors and researchers from the University of Utah traveled to Pakistan for the formal announcement of U.S.-Pakistan Centers for Advanced Studies in Water, a five-year USAID project dedicated to training professionals to improve the water quality in Pakistan. The U is partnering with Mehran University of Engineering and Technology. Pakistan’s water resources have been damaged in recent years by both droughts and floods. This project will focus its efforts on hydraulics, irrigation and drainage, integrated water resources management, sanitation and hygiene, and environmental engineering. Learn more.

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