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From: icid

To: Undisclosed-Recipient:;
Sent: Tuesday, July 04, 2006 7:11 AM
Subject: Water Desalination for Agricultural Applications
Re.: CW 11
Dated: July 3, 2006

All National Committees and

All members of WG-PQW

Sub:     Water Desalination for Agricultural Applications

Dear Sir/Madam,

It is our pleasure to inform you that the FAO recently has brought out a document on “Water Desalination for Agricultural Applications” as the Land and Water Discussion Paper 5. The document is edited by J. Martinez Beltran and S. Koo-Oshima and contains updates on the state-of-the-art of water desalination in the world.

Ms. Sasha Koo-Oshima is a FAO Observer on ICID Working Group on Use of Poor Quality Water for Irrigation (WG-PQW). For further details, please contact her on <sasha.koo@fao.org> or visit the website http://www.fao.org.

Regards,

Yours faithfully,
Dr. S.A. Kulkarni
Director I
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Contact Person Working Group Email Address
Dr AJ Sanewe African Regional Working Group (AFRWG)
Working Group on Water and Crops (WE-CROP)
andrews@wrc.org.za
Prof MF Viljoen ICID Journal Editorial Board (EB-JOUR)
Working Group on Comprehensive Approaches to Flood Management (WG-CAFM)
viljoenmf.sci@ufs.ac.za
Dr Y Beletse Working Group on Young Irrigation Professionals Forum (WG-YPF) BeletseY@arc.agric.za
Prof LD van Rensburg Work Team on Use of Poor Quality Water for Irrigation (WT-PQW) vrensbl.sci@ufs.ac.za
Mr FB Reinders Working Group on On-Farm Irrigation Systems (WG-ON-FARM)
Task Force to Guide ICID inputs to World Water Forum (TF-WWF6)
Permanent Committee for Technical Activities (PCTA)
reindersf@arc.agric.za
Dr GR Backeberg Task Force on Financing Water for Agriculture (TF-FIN) gerhardb@wrc.org.za
Prof JG Annandale Working Group on Technology and Research Uptake and Exchange (WG-TRUE) john.annandale@up.ac.za
Dr NL Lecler Working Group on Water Saving for Agriculture (WG-WATSAVE) nlecler@zsaes.org.zw
Mr AT van Coller Working Group on Drainage (WG-DRG) daes@daff.gov.za
Prof S Walker Working Group on Drainage (WG-DRG) walkers@ufs.ac.za
Dr M van der Laan Working Group on Environment(WG-ENV) Michael.VanDerLaan@sugar.org.za
Mr AS Roux Working Group on Modernisation of Irrigation Services (WG-MIS) Michael.VanDerLaan@sugar.org.za
Ms MJ Gabriel Working Group on the Role of Irrigation in Poverty Alleviation and Livelihood (WG-POVERTY) dwuid@daff.gov.za