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Latest opinion and insights from the IWA network.
January 12, 2019
Metro Pacific Water and Maynilad host IWA Efficient Conference These are challenging times for water utilities, and they are not about to get easier. Infrastruc...
January 11, 2019
The International Water Association (IWA) and the Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) Pte Ltd signed an agreement to continue the partnership to co-organi...
December 20, 2018
The IWA Water and Development Congress & Exhibition is the global event that brings together over 3,000 international water professionals to discu...
December 7, 2018
IWA connects professionals across sectors to deliver water-wise climate solutions   Improved resilience to climate change Achieving the SDGs is intrinsically l...


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.
January 8, 2019
It is becoming increasingly difficult to protect our water sources against chemical pollution from growing urbanisation and social and technological development...
December 20, 2018
Thanks to our bloggers and readers, the IWA blog has become a reference for those with a thirst for communicating and learning about water, and for those wantin...
December 18, 2018
Christian Loderer, IWA Austria, interviews Enrique Cabrera, IWA Vice-President, and Ulrike Kelm, IWA Communications Manager. Photo: Enrique Cabrera, IWA Vice-Pr...
December 10, 2018
IWA Supports Capacity Development in Emerging PBC Markets   To support the growth of sustainable utilities, the International Water Association and the Wor...


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

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Latest Videos

On the topics that matter most to reach a water wise world.
September 22, 2018
Integrating nature processes into urban structures is essential for our future. The start of the #WorldWaterCongress in Tokyo Japan honoured IWA congress delega...
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September 22, 2018
 The #WorldWaterCongress bring new ideas and spreads innovation. Non-sewered sanitation might well be the future, because water is not infinite. Have you tho...
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September 22, 2018
IWA and #innovation, day 4 #WorldWaterCongress – Dispersion of innovation is facilitated by IWA as a hub of hubs. Defining problems and solutions requires...
September 22, 2018
Where is the water sector in the digital race? Here are some of the insights discussed at the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2018 in Tokyo, Japan. Th...

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