Writing for Water

Cap-Net, RWSA Writing skills


To strengthen the motivation and skills of water professionals to write about and document their experiences, resulting in higher quality and quantity of papers, reports, articles, blog posts, briefing notes and other forms of communication.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will:a) have skills, know-how and confidence to share their experiences, ideas and recommendations in a written form that is action-oriented; b)understand who they are writing for, what their message is and what action they want their audiences to take as a result; c)have gained a better understanding of various document structures; d) understand how to put forward a case or argument, using references to justify assertions with evidence; e)have received tips and advice to help them with the writing process; f)have a final version of a document by 1 September 2016