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Stockholm World Water Week


The 21st World Water Week will be held from 28 August to 2 September 2016 in Stockholm, organized by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI). This year’s World Water Week will address sustainable growth through the lens of inclusiveness, equity and shared benefits.


12th Annual Meeting of the International Water Resource Economics Consortium (IWREC)


The overall theme of the meeting will be “Water Security in a Changing World.”

The topics addressed are:

- Addressing the food-energy-health environment and water nexus
- Assessing large- and small-scale irrigation investments
- Moving toward integrated urban and basin management
- Dealing with groundwater depletion
- Ensuring environmental flows
- Managing floods and droughts and their economy-wide impacts
- Improving transboundary water management


5th Food and Environmental Virology Conference

We are now accepting abstracts for the 5th Food and Environmental Virology Conference to be held Sep. 13-16, 2016 at Kusatsu, Japan. The conference themes are: Public Health Impacts of Foodborne and Waterborne Viruses, Analytical Methods in Food and Environmental Virology, Water Reuse and Virus Risk, Microbial Source Tracking and Viruses, Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment, Virus Stability, Regulatory Science and Emerging Issues. A special workshop for norovirus will be also organized.

World Water Congress & Exhibition 2016


The IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2016 taking place in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, will cover 5 programme themes: Cities, Utilities and Industries Leading Change; Re-Charting the Course of Water Resources; Enabling Progress with Good Governance, Sustainable Finance and ICT; Water Quality, Safety and Human Health and Water and Wastewater Processes and Treatments. Members of the Programme Committee are 19 world famous water professionals.


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Africa Water Week (AWW)

With the new release of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), there is a global mandate to improve and transform the world by 203

UNC User Community Meeting

On May 17, 2016, the Bacterial Pathogen Team of the Global Water Pathogen Project hosted a User Community Feedback workshop at the University of No