November 14, 2018
The International Water Association (IWA) is very pleased to announce the appointment of new IWA Fellows and Distinguished Fellows. These individual water professionals are being recognized by their peers for their sustained outst...
November 13, 2018
Today many cities around the world have been facing great change pressures of increasing demands due to population growth, urbanization, influx of displaced people, climate change with hydrological extremes such as floods and drou...
November 12, 2018
  Fortalecimiento de la red de reguladores de agua y saneamiento en América Latina y el Caribe Los profesionales y reguladores del agua unen fuerzas para impulsar el desarrollo del sector del agua en la región For English c...
November 9, 2018
 Strengthening of water and sanitation regulator network in Latin America and the Caribbean Water professionals and regulators join to boost development in the regional water sector   Para español haga click aqui   Gu...
November 7, 2018
Placing a jar of faeces on a pedestal next to him, philanthropist Bill Gates made a plea Tuesday for the safe disposal of human waste as he kicked off the “Reinvented Toilet” Expo in China. “You might guess what’s ...
October 31, 2018
The IWA bridges knowledge communities with a stake in water in Chennai to establish the priorities for the IWA India Chapter. Chennai, India, 25th October 2018 – In an effort to bridge knowledge and expertise with leadership and...
October 30, 2018
The invention of the “well” was a revolutionary breakthrough that has been frequently overlooked. This cradle of freshwater was the key to the growth and development of inland communities dating back nearly 10,000 years, that&...
October 26, 2018
Mr. Jakob Ellemann-Jensen, Minister for Environment and Food of Denmark, at the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2018 in Tokyo bridging this year’s conference with the next conference to be held in Copenhagen in 2020. A...
October 25, 2018
In Part 4 of this blog series, I briefly discussed how to describe and categorise hazards and hazardous events, as wells how to amend the risk matrix using the analysis (described in the Guidance document and, during this blog ser...
October 25, 2018
In Part 3 of this blog series, I briefly discussed how to interpret the suggested datasets, and how to determine if climate conditions are ‘wetter’ or ‘drier’. Two questions remain to be answered, which include identifying...