October 24, 2017
It still surprises people outside of the water sector when they find out that the human rights to water and sanitation (HRWS) were explicitly recognised by the United Nations General Assembly only in 2010. One would think that a h...
October 19, 2017
IN MEMORIAM: PHILIP D. GIANTRIS    It is with deep regret that we announce the loss of Philip D. Giantris, President of the Valu Add Management Services, and Executive Director of SHUKALB. Philip passed away today, in a hosp...
October 19, 2017
IN MEMORIAM: Huw Taylor, a Water Microbiology icon, passes away Huw Taylor, one of the most amiable and good-humored persons in our field of health-related water microbiology, has passed away on October 14. He was professor of Mic...
October 18, 2017
“The Inter-American Development Bank is a Strategic Partner to the IWA Water and Development Congress, where we will showcase our work to advance the water and sanitation agenda in Latin America and the Caribbean. We strongl...
October 18, 2017
At the IWA Water and Development Congress & Exhibition 2017 in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the Inter-American Development Bank and FEMSA Foundation will be awarding the winners of the BID-FEMSA Award 2017. The jury has selected s...
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 congress! On behalf of the IWA Programme Committee, we kindly request you...
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 with its downpour severely impacting southeast Texas; Hurricane Irma, wa...
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 hundreds of years like in Greek cities, or a new endeavor like in Dakar, Sen...
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 angular del Water and Development Congress & Exhibition, un facto...
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 Congress & Exhibition for water professionals in the world and the re...