Connect to Water Leaders in 130 Countries Worldwide


Specialised conferences, forums and seminars on a the key issues in water management in locations worldwide.

Latest Blog Posts

Latest opinion and insights on the critical challenges facing the water sector.
December 5, 2016
Few people will remember 1936 as a year of transformational change for water management, yet it marked a departure point from the traditional way of thinking ab...
December 2, 2016
I recently worked on developing the Dakar City Water Story as part of the IWA’s Cities of the Future Programme. Learning about Dakar’s well-established urba...
November 28, 2016
The water sector faces many challenges. None is greater, or with greater potential for impact, than achieving Sustainable Development Goal 6, on water and sanit...
November 18, 2016
The importance of ensuring everyone has access to sustainable clean water, safe sanitation, and is able to practice safe hygiene (or WASH as it is commonly know...


Responding to global water challenges, IWA Programmes support progressive agendas for sustainable urban and basin-related water solutions.

Distinguished IWA Members

Recognised for their unique and significant long-term contributions to advancing water science and management

Latest News

Latest opinion and insights from the IWA network.
December 5, 2016
The best of #IWA2016Brisbane from IWA on Vimeo. Thought leadership for the water sector in eight plenary sessions at the 2016 IWA World Water Congress & Exh...
November 14, 2016
Dear Colleagues, As chair of the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2018, Tokyo, it is my honor to announce this congress. I sincerely hope that you wi...
November 14, 2016
2030 timeline to solve all major water challenges Solving global water challenges is now recognised as one of the top priorities for humankind. The recently ad...
November 4, 2016
Dreampipe II launched by Ideas to Impact programme DFID makes up to £1,000,000 of cash prizes available to innovators in the sector. Dreampipe II launched at t...

Latest developments in the water sector delivered to your inbox.


Practical intelligence
for water professionals

Delivered to your doorstep, email and mobile.