On October 30, 2019, the inauguration ceremony of China-Serbia Joint Research and Training Center for Small Hydropower and the Seminar on Low-head Small Hydropower Technologies were held at the University of Belgrade, Serbia.
On October 31, 2019, at the invitation of Prof. ZHANG Jianyun, member of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, David R. Maidment, member of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) and also professor at the University of Texas-Austin, USA, made a report titled National Water Model of the United States at NHRI（the host of JRC） Water Science Frontier Forum.
NHRI Graduate School, Eco-Environmental Research Department and Rural Water Management Department Established
On Oct. 22, 2019, Vice Minister of Water Resources LU Guihua, leading a delegation, visited Nanjing Hydraulic Research Institute(the host of JRC). LU also unveiled the nameplates of NHRI Graduate School, Eco-Environmental Research Department and Rural Water Management Department.
On October 3, 2019, NHRI Vice President LI Yun made a report at the closing ceremony of the PIANC-SMART Rivers 2019 Conference in Lyon, France.
On October 11, 2019, YE Jianchun, Vice Minister of Water Resources and also Vice Minister of Emergency Management , leading a delegation, came to NHRI(the host of JRC) and MWR... read on
On September 11, 2019, Prof. Peter Matt, an Austrian hydropower expert, visited NHRI and made an academic report titled The New Role of Sustainable Hydropower-How to Support the Transition.
On September 7,2019, a 11-person delegation of Changjiang Institute of Survey, Planning, Design and Research (CISPDR), led by NIU Xinqiang, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and President of CISPDR, visited NHRI(the host of NHRI).
On September 10, 2019, Vice Minister of Transport LIU Xiaoming, leading a delegation, came to NHRI(the host of NHRI) for inspection and instruction.
China-Pakistan Joint Research Center for Small Hydropower Accredited as “the Belt and Road” Joint Laboratory by MoST, China
The China-Pakistan Joint Research Center for Small Hydropower, jointly built by NHRI (the host of JRC) Rural Electrification Department (Hangzhou Regional Center (Asia-Pacific) for Small Hydropower, HRC) and Pakistan Council of Renewable Energy Technologies (PCRET), is one of the fourteen.