Botswana Water Quality and Health: This multidisciplinary project is focused on investigating the coupled human and ecological drivers influencing water quality and the health of both human and animal populations in the Chobe River Region of Botswana.
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
The United States Ambassador Gavin visits Dr. Alexander in Botswana as she directs the opening of the CARACAL craft center (Dr. Alexander is the President, Dr. M. Vandewalle is the CEO) in the Chobe Botswana study site. The Ambassador was given an overview of program development under Dr. Alexander's direction including the NSF project objectives and the study of the interactions between humans, animals, water quality and health in Chobe District. Ambassador Gavin was invited to the opening of the craft center in recognition of the cooperation between CARACAL, Botswana Government, Virginia Tech in the United States.