September 30, 2020
Water Stewardship: License to operate? After 200 years of industrialisation where water was used rather thoughtlessly and our natural resources and environment were almost neglected, the winds of change have begun to blow the rece...
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 10, 2020
In November 2019, the Danish government established 13 so-called ‘climate partnerships’ with the private sector, covering the entire Danish business community and its emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG). Each of the 13 climate...
September 8, 2020
Two publications have been released as outcomes of IWA’s project on Public Participation in the Regulation of Urban Water Services. This first report, ‘Guidelines for Public Participation in the Regulation of Urban Wat...
September 8, 2020
This second publication, ‘Tools for Public Participation in the Regulation of Urban Water Services’ outlines a tool that can be used as a simulation excercise which is designed to help practioners with the very first s...
SDGs
September 7, 2020
Adam Lovell started his career in the water sector over 20 years ago as a Chemist at Anglian Water and is now the Executive Director of the Water Service Association of Australia. Adam believes that the IWA Principles for Water-Wi...
September 1, 2020
Utilities are starting to adapt as they observe the first impacts of climate change on their operation… but not so many feel the urgency to contribute to reducing the magnitude of this change by reducing their own emissions. Mos...
August 10, 2020
The Zero program by Aguas de Portugal   With the last fully intact ice shelf collapsing this July 2020, we have hope that the water sector contributes to leading the world into a future where we can all thrive. It is essential fo...
July 31, 2020
The first time I heard about the International Water Association (IWA) was from a friend in 2017. After a series of discussions, I found myself interested in the cause and decided to join the IWA connect platform in 2018. After jo...
July 7, 2020
The current global health situation has led us into new forms of working together as well as meeting each other. The IWA is the network of water professionals who wish to engage with each other and exchange professional and sector...