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October 12, 2017
The peak of hurricane season in the Atlantic Ocean has passed but the storms are not yet over. Hurricane Harvey broke rainfall records in the continental USA wi...
October 11, 2017
Infrequent or a lack of potable water supply has made wastewater reuse and recovery a method of choice for many across the globe. Whether it has been for hundre...
October 9, 2017
For all of us who have been working in water for the last 15 years or more, 2015 was year 1, the target year for the Millennium Development Goals. For many coun...
October 6, 2017
Being involved in organising the 8th International Young Water Professional’s Conference has been quite a rollercoaster ride. Initially, everything seemed to ...


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October 13, 2017
Preparations for the technical programme for the IWA World Water Congress in Tokyo 2018 are now underway. More than 1500 authors submitted their work to the con...
October 4, 2017
IWA Leaders gathered in Prague late in September for various institutional meetings including the Board of Directors, Strategic Council and Governing Assembly (...
October 3, 2017
Water is a key element for citizens and for the overall liveability of a city. The Lyon Metropolis benefits from abundant resources from the Rhône River and th...
September 1, 2017
IWA and C40 are joining efforts to connect water professionals and city officials to support, promote and enable progressive water-related solutions that contri...

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October 11, 2017
Daniel Nolasco sobre el Water and Development Congress & Exhibition from IWA on Vimeo. Daniel Nolasco destaca la agenda política del agua 2030 como piedra ...
October 11, 2017
The relevance of the Water and Development Congress & Exhibition 2017 from IWA on Vimeo. Daniel Nolasco highlights the role of the Water and Development Con...
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September 4, 2017
The flood and Drought Management Tools project ( is developing a decision support system (DSS) with appropriate technical applications facilit...
July 26, 2017
Argentina´s National Water Plan by Pablo Bereciartua, Under Secretary for Water Resources of Argentina In April 2016 Argentina has put together an ambitious Na...

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