Articles | Volume 16, issue 10
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 3475–3483, 2012

Special issue: Hydrology education in a changing world

Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 3475–3483, 2012

Opinion article 01 Oct 2012

Opinion article | 01 Oct 2012

T-shaped competency profile for water professionals of the future

S. Uhlenbrook and E. de Jong

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