Regulators undoubtedly have an important role to play in creating strategies to enable companies to implement inclusive WASH services. Through IWA’s Regulating for Citywide Inclusive Sanitation initiative, many opportunities for...
May 27, 2021
Platform domain: Operational digital solutions – Digital Twins The challenge With approximately 40% of the sewers in the city of Gothenburg being combined, rainfall events cause large variations in the hydraulic loading to t...
May 27, 2021
Platform domain: Operational digital solutions – Digital Twins The challenge In 2017, the city of Trollhättan received regulatory requirements that the share of I&I in the municipality could not exceed 60% by 2023, from...
May 24, 2021
Dear colleagues and friends, We are delighted to welcome you to IWA’s 2021 Digital World Water Congress. Now is the time for us all to collaborate and work with a laser-like focus on solutions to enable benefits to be felt acros...
May 13, 2021
In tackling our water woes, I am confident that we too have the technology to build water back better. But what we lack is the global political will to take hard policy decisions and make the investments that are needed to deliver...
April 21, 2021
Platform domain: Operational digital solutions The challenge Prior to 2008, virtually every time it rained heavily, the City of South Bend, Indiana, USA faced sewer overflows into the Saint Joseph River because the City`s aging s...
April 13, 2021
In March this year, UN Water, in collaboration with other UN entities responsible for SDG 6 targets, launched a report to summarise the progress towards achieving universal access to water and sanitation globally by 2030. The repo...
April 8, 2021
IWA Young Water Professionals (YWPs) and the Emerging Water Leaders Steering Committee held an online discussion attended by 68 YWPs from around the world to talk about the Future of WASH.
April 1, 2021
Insufficient public and municipal investment represents a major challenge for the long-term management of urban water infrastructure. In Germany, over the last decade, the annual investment for sewer rehabilitation amounted approx...
March 30, 2021
How can we empower Young Water Professionals? This question was raised during an event discussing how water reuse can become a more common practice for drinking water purposes around the world. Education, collaboration and dialog...