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Collaboration promotes innovation in water resource security

British Water, IWA, webinar

Two leading organisations in the water industry are collaborating on webinars to demonstrate global innovation taking place in the field of water resources management.  In a first for the sector, British Water is partnering the International Water Association (IWA) through its UK governing member, the IWA UK committee, on the live …

IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition announces postponement


The IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition has been postponed, and will now take place on 9-14 May 2021. The exhibition will still be held in Copenhagen. A statement released by Diane D’Arras, president of the IWA, and Kala Vairavamoorthy, CEO, said, “The decision by the IWA Board of Directors to reschedule the Congress follows an …

Grundfos to spearhead global water event

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One of this year’s biggest global events for water professionals features Grundfos among the primary sponsors.  In October, the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2020 will bring together more than 10,000 water professionals, and experts in Bella Center, Copenhagen. Grundfos is one of just two principal sponsors of the event, …

IWA engages with India’s largest water utility

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The International Water Association and Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board sign Memorandum of Understanding for greater collaboration in India, with a focus on capacity development in the sector towards the goal of realising water-wise cities. Recognising the catalytic value of promoting positive change in service provision …

New, unique space for water and wastewater utilities to embrace digital solutions

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The International Water Association is organising the first IWA Digital Water Summit. Targeting all stakeholders involved in the water sector digitalisation, it is designed to bring together Water technology providers and water utilities with a focus on business and industry. Designed to be the reference in digitalisation for the global water …

Two IWA development awards celebrate excellency in research and practice in water and sanitation

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The International Water Association has announced the winners of its 2019 Development Awards, honouring Dr Miriam Otoo and Mr Sikandarsab Meeranaik for their contributions to progress on water needs in low- and middle-income countries. The winners received the awards and certificates by the honourable Vasudeva Nanayakkara, State Minister Urban …

Editor’s pickInternational Water Association announces Tom Mollenkopf as next President

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The International Water Association has elected Mr. Tom Mollenkopf as President-elect of the Association for the period October 2020 until August 2022. He will take office at the end of the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2020 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Mr. Mollenkopf, an Australian national, has been an active member of the IWA for many …