Johnson County Soil and Water Conservation District

Global water quality and environmental justice:

  • October 09, 2013
  • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Eastside Recycling Center 2401 Scott Blvd SE, Iowa City

As the faculty advisor for the University of Iowa student group Engineers without Borders, Assistant Professor Craig Just has lead multiple trips to Ghana and Mexico to work on water quality issues. Join Professor Just to learn about global water issues as they relate to the group’s water projects in Kobriti, Ghana.

Engineers without Borders is a non-profit organization that focuses on bringing sustainable solutions to problems in developing countries. The key is partnering with other non-profits in country and the community in need to solve issues at hand. The University of Iowa's student chapter is working in Kobriti, Ghana, West Africa. They are currently working on improving access to water and sanitation in the community.

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