Sustainable Development Goals and Water

Australian Water School SDG6

Target Audience

This course is tailored to water professionals, government officials, academics and anyone who needs to better understand how the SDGs work with water.


In this interactive course you will gain a deeper understanding of the context and content of the Agenda 2030 Sustainable Development Goals relevant to water resource management (not sanitation), the associated commitments and the agreed processes for reporting and accountability. This course will also explain the progress to date and current approaches to implementation from a developing and developed country perspective.

Topics covered include:

the context and content of the SDGs relevant to water.
how the SDGs are reported and associated political accountabilities;
current implementation progress;
the challenges ahead;
current proposals and processes for assisting countries in achieving the water SDGs.

Learning Objectives