Course theme

Type of course


Water Policy and Politics

  • 15 - 17 May 2024
  • Wageningen Campus, Lumen 5 (Hybrid)
  • Social Sciences & Economics
  • 2.0 ECTS

This course is aimed at graduate programme and PhD candidates who want to deepen their knowledge about policy and governance theories in relation to water issues. Selected policy and governance theories will be discussed and applied to water issues.

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of this course students are expected to be able to:

  • Explain selected theories of public policy and governance and apply them to water issues
  • Analyse water policies, water reforms and water management practices in terms of public policy and governance concepts
  • Assess water policies and governance arrangements in terms of effectiveness, equity and resilience

Former occurrences of this course

24-26 May 2023   |   1-3 June 2022   |   19-21 May 2021