“Country Water Partnership” (CWP) scientific ecological NGO, with the support of the Global Water Partnership (GWP), held a workshop on the topic "Towards an Integrated Drought Management Strategy in Armenia" during September 30 to October 1, 2022 in Dilijan. The workshop was attended by representatives from interested ministries, Statistical Committee, "ARNAP" Foundation. On the first day of the workshop, GWP experts Gergana Majercakova, Laurent-Charles Tremblay - Lévesque presented the "GWP Toolbox" developed by GWP on the online platform www.gwptoolbox.org, which also has the possibility of Armenian translation.
The GWP Toolkit is for anyone interested in implementing better practices or learning more about how to improve water management at a local, national, regional or global level.
Various tools for management of water resources, droughts, as well as climate-smart development tools for basin plans were studied.
With the help of the participants, a study of the challenges of drought management in Armenia was also carried out:
Through games, participants applied appropriate tools to manage water challenges in water basins and made decisions to protect their communities against water-related disasters.