September 1, 2023 AfricaClimate changeSanitation

WDCE 2023: Early Bird Registration Extended!

IWA is pleased to announce that the early bird registration period for the highly anticipated Water and Development Congress & Exhibition  (WDCE) has been extended until 15 September 2023! Take advantage of discounted rates by registering by this date, after which regular registration fees will come into effect.

Taking place on 10-14 December 2023 in the vibrant city of Kigali, Rwanda, the event is organised in partnership with Rwanda’s Ministry of Infrastructure and the Water & Sanitation Corporation, with the support of the Rwanda Convention Bureau.

Under the theme of ‘Water, sanitation and climate resilience – keys to a water-wise future’, the 2023 edition will provide an outstanding platform for knowledge exchange, collaboration, and innovation. Participants can expect a rich programme featuring inspiring keynote speeches, interactive sessions, technical presentations, workshops, networking opportunities and targeted activities for various industry segments.

Programme features include a High-Level Summit, the Utility Leaders Forum, the Regulators Forum, the Emerging Water Leaders Forum, and a special new-format activity focused on innovation. For a glimpse of the programme’s outline and to plan your week accordingly, please see the programme overview on the event website. Stay tuned for more updates as we unveil the full programme and speaker line-up in the coming weeks.

To register for the IWA Water and Development Congress & Exhibition 2023 and secure your spot at this influential global event, please visit

Don’t miss this chance to be part of the IWA Water and Development Congress & Exhibition 2023. Register by 15 September to take advantage of discounted rates.