September 10, 2021
IWA is actively seeking out members who would like to be involved in the strategic direction of the Association. We are pleased to announce that the opening of the self-nomination period for the election of IWA’s Strategic Counc...
July 16, 2021
Helmut Kroiss IWA President 2014-2016 and Professor Emeritus at Vienna University of Technology, has been awarded the Prechtl Medal for his commitment to river basin management in the Danube catchment area as well as his commitmen...
May 17, 2021
IWA 2019-2020: Vibrant and Evolving  This past year is one which IWA can look back on and see excellent and important progress for our Association. There have certainly been positive developments in our sector – whose essential...
April 23, 2021
Renowned academic Enrique Cabrera has been elected as the new Senior Vice President of the International Water Association. Professor Cabrera has over 20 years of experience in the field of urban water management. Enrique is a lec...
April 21, 2021
Leading water consultant Tom Mollenkopf has today become the new President of the International Water Association, taking office following his election in Lisbon, Portugal back in October 2019. Mr. Mollenkopf, who trained as a law...
April 20, 2021
A new IWA Young Water Professionals (IWA YWP) Chapter in Sweden was formed on 8 April 2021 with an online launch event being held by the Chapter on 8 June. This new IWA YWP chapter is open to all water related professionals in Swe...
April 6, 2021
A range of leading organisations have been announced as supporters and sponsors for IWA’s Digital World Water Congress, being held from 24 May – 4 June this year. Event supporters of the digital congress include major charitie...
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...
March 25, 2021
The upcoming Digital World Water Congress is set to play host to IWA’s 2021 Awards. The awards, held every two years, recognise the outstanding achievements of IWA members and water sector professionals. The first four awards me...
March 11, 2021
Ensuring universal access to safe drinking water and sanitation services is becoming increasingly challenging. In the future, water will be a scarcer commodity, potentially leading to more international conflicts over water access...