Visit to IHE-Delft

Jaap Arntzen taught early August a module on UN-SEEA Water Accounting at IHE-Delft, The Netherlands. This was part of a short course focusing on Water Accounting Plus, and the WA module aimed to expose participants to the global standard of UN-SEEA Water Accounting. CAR and IHE will continue their collaboration towards showing complementarity between both […]

Continue reading


Attended panel discussion in Geneva, Switzerland

Jaap Arnten attended a panel discussion in Geneva, Switzerland, organised by the Centre for Finance and Development on the occasion of the launch of the World Bank report “The Changing Wealth of Nations 2018: Building a Sustainable Future”. The report is closely linked with the World Bank’s WAVES partnership programme, in which Botswana participates.

Continue reading


International recognition for Centre for Applied Research

CAR’s work in the area of environmental/ sustainable development policies is internationally recognized. The Lauder Institute of the prestigious University of Pennsylvania (USA) has ranked CAR 50th leading environmental policy think tank in the world in 2016 (out of 95 global think tanks) and 5th in Africa. For more information please visit; http://repository.upenn.edu/think_tanks.

Continue reading