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February 18, 2019
February 2019. The UN High Level Panel on Water state “The replacement of inefficient taps, toilets, showerheads, washing machines, and dishwashers with more...
February 13, 2019
A digital platform with the purpose of promoting a transformation in the improvement of the management of companies in the water sector worldwide: AquaRating Co...
February 11, 2019
  Una plataforma digital con el fin de propiciar una transformación en la mejora de la gestión de las empresas del sector del agua a nivel mundial: Comun...
February 1, 2019
Are you an IWA member? And would you like to be more involved in the strategic direction of the Association? We are currently looking for IWA members that would...


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Latest opinion and insights on the critical challenges facing the water sector.
February 1, 2019
Over the last few decades, Burkina Faso, partly due to its geographical location, has experienced strong seasonal and annual climatic variations that place pres...
January 28, 2019
Intermittent Water Supply (IWS) refers to piped water supply service that is available to consumers less than 24 hours per day and affects at least 1.3 billion ...
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...


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

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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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