April 14, 2016
The impacts of rapid urbanisation and climate change mean our cities are at risk of becoming “unliveable” unless we dramatically change the way we plan and design our cities – with water as a central focus. This is not idle ...
April 12, 2016
Call for reviewers for PEARL knowledge base on resilience strategies Rapid urbanisation in coastal areas, combined with climate change and poor governance, can lead to a significant increase in the risk of local pluvial flooding. ...
April 12, 2016
Floods and droughts have always occurred, but now, in almost every corner of the world, we face flood and drought events that are increasingly common, more severe and less predictable. This is being driven by climate change, but a...
April 11, 2016
Water scarcity is one of the most pervasive challenges facing communities around the world. A recent study by the American Association for the Advancement of Science found that 71 percent of the world’s population experience d...
March 29, 2016
Rivers are the arteries of our planet. They have played an essential role in the development of humanity since the dawn of human history. Human settlements have, out of necessity, been built close to bodies of water, which is why ...
AgricultureClimate changeEnergySociety
February 26, 2016
WANA Summit – Cross-border and business cooperation for sustainable economic development from IWA on Vimeo.
AgricultureClimate changeKeynotes
February 26, 2016
Creating a sustainable and renewable water-energy-food nexus from IWA on Vimeo.
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February 26, 2016
5Rs from IWA on Vimeo.
Climate change
February 26, 2016
WaCCliM – Water & Wastewater Companies for Climate Mitigation from IWA on Vimeo.
Climate changeEnergyIndustryKeynotes
February 26, 2016
The Green Economy – Jorge Moreira da Silva from IWA on Vimeo.