November 26, 2020
Science and engineering help us understand the world and change it for the better. For example, advancements in drinking water, from germ theory and handwashing to filtration and chlorine disinfection, have substantially reduced d...
November 23, 2020
Ah, to be young and carefree! The youth are full of creative energy and dynamic ambition. Being young is a time for endless possibilities. But it is also a time of creeping self-doubt and frustration — a sense that one is not ma...
November 13, 2020
In a pathbreaking article in 1965, Abel Wolman, arguably among the most significant US water engineers of the 20th century, coined the phrase “The Metabolism of Cities”, and set forth the theme that cities, like organisms, cou...
October 22, 2020
IWA Launches Cyprus Young Water Professionals Chapter. A new IWA Young Water Professionals (IWA YWP) Chapter has been formed in Cyprus on 11 September 2020. This new IWA YWP chapter in Cyprus is open to all water (related) profess...
October 22, 2020
The International Water Association announces the newly elected 2020-2022 Emerging Water Leaders Steering Committee. This Steering Committee is the representative body of the IWA Young Water Professional who are IWA members aged 3...
October 19, 2020
The International Water Association (IWA) is very pleased to announce the appointment of new 2020 IWA Fellows and Distinguished Fellows. The individual water professionals are being recognised by their peers for their sustained ou...
September 29, 2020
A network demonstrates its strength during crisis times How an international conference and a global pandemic drives collaboration in youth networks and beyond Amazing things can happen when people bring something else to the tabl...
September 4, 2020
I always knew I wanted a career that reflected my values but growing up I didn’t realise I would find that in the Water Industry.  My journey isn’t atypical and as I went off to university to study Biological and Forensic Sci...
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September 4, 2020
Fionn is a project engineer focused on smart water systems and a member of the Institute of Water in the UK. At Anglian Water Services, he serves on the Future Leaders board. During the video, Fionn gives a snapshot of his journe...
May 4, 2020
This is a blog article series from IWA Members who write about their personal and professional experiences and the new situations they are facing under and with the COVID-19 crisis. We invite IWA Members to publish their experienc...