5-9 June 2016
XVIth IWRA World Water Congress
29 May - 2 June 2017
Congratulation to our former Executive Director, Tom Soo, who has been appointed as Executive Director of the World Water Council !
The Water and Sanitation Magazine - Revista Agua y Saneamiento of ANEAS (National Association of Water and Sanitation Utilities of Mexico) published an article by IWRA President Patrick Lavarde in its last issue Numero 65, March/April 2016.
This article is entitled "El agua, el empleo y la buena ciencia" (Water, jobs and good science); and highlights the relation between water, jobs (in relation with the UN-WWD 2016) and the economic sector, and the importance of collaborative water data and information sharing.
You can read it online at (in spanish), p.48-49:
The XVIth IWRA World Water Congress website was launched at: http://www.worldwatercongress.com/
In addition, the International Scientific Committee (ISC) welcomes papers for oral and posters sessions that aim to incorporate science and policy for the water challenges facing our world. Experts, academics, water professionals, and stakeholders from all disciplines – including science, policy, economics, management, and governance – who wish to present their work and research during the Congress must submit an abstracts from March 16th to September 1st 2016.
Water and Climate seminars - 3rd seminar on Concepts and instruments: the influence of thinking and action framework
A series of three seminars related to water and climate has been organized in Paris, France, under the scientific responsibility of Raya Marina Stephan (IWRA Board member), Alexandre Taithe (FRS) and Stéphanie Leyronas (AFD). Their objective is to highlight the reasons behind the consideration or its absence of water and climate interactions in the climate negotiations and in regional transboundary cooperation. The debates also focus on transposing concepts and tools adopted by the water and climate sectors in various geographical and social situations.
More information and registration at (document in french):
Vol. 41, Issue 3, Special Issue: The water legacies of conventional mining
Water International (May 2016)
IWRA Newsletter 2016 - Issue 1 (March 2016)
Classic Papers in Natural Resource Economics Revisited
Edited by Chennat Gopalakrishnan (March 2016)
Brasil Oyapock River (Tom Peyre Costa 2010)
Bubbles (Tom Peyre Costa 2008)
Spain Cabdella (Tom Peyre Costa 2010)
Spain Drought (Tom Peyre Costa2010)