The International Water Resources Association is committed to protecting the privacy of its members and website visitors.

The only information collected from visitors to the website is browser type, region of the world, pages viewed, time spent on the site and language.  The sole purpose of collecting this information is to assess how visitors use the website and how members use and manage member services.

Information collected from members of IWRA includes:

  • Name
  • Gender
  • Email address
  • Postal address
  • Professional affiliation
  • Job title
  • Phone and fax number
  • Date of birth
  • Student IDs

Only subscribed IWRA members can view and modify their membership details.  IWRA members can also indicate whether they wish to allow other IWRA members to view their membership information.  Only IWRA members can modify this setting.  None of the contact details of IWRA members are placed in the public domain.

All IWRA member information and website visitor information are securely maintained using appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial security procedures.  These procedures are intended to protect personal information from loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction.  IWRA regularly reviews security and encryption technologies and will strive to protect information where appropriate.  IWRA, however, cannot warrant the security of any information transmit to IWRA before it reaches IWRA.

IWRA does not use, sell, trade, or apply member information or website visitor information in any other manner or for any purpose other than described above.

For more detailed information on how we manage privacy and personal data please read our full Privacy Policy by clicking here.

From time to time it may be necessary for us to review and revise this policy.  We will advise of any changes through this website.

Terms of Use and Legal Disclaimer

While IWRA hopes you enjoy using this web site and find it informative and useful, the materials and links on the International Water Resources Association (IWRA) website are provided for informational purposes only. Material and/or links on this website do not constitute legal advice, policy advice, political advice, and/or other advice.

Additionally, while IWRA strives for accuracy, IWRA makes no guarantees, warranties and/or other representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, or accuracy of this website for any purpose. The web pages and information contained here are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind.

IWRA also make no guarantees, warranties and/or other representations concerning any sites “linked” to and from the IWRA website, or concerning the content or quality of information on other sites. IWRA provides these links only as a convenience, and unless otherwise specified, the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by IWRA or any association with their operators. Sites linked to and from the IWRA website are not under the control of IWRA and IWRA is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites.

IWRA does not represent or warrant that this website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the web pages or the server that makes it available, are free of viruses or other harmful components. Changes and/or improvements may be made to this website at any time.

This agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Wisconsin and the United States of America as well as by the laws of France. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.


The website, as well content, information, and material contained on the website, is the copyrighted property of IWRA unless stated otherwise. IWRA retains all rights under all conventions.

Permission is granted to use materials contained on this website, in part or in full, for personal and educational purposes only, and never for commercial purposes, provided that you keep all copyright and other proprietary notices intact and provided that full credit is given to IWRA and the respective copyright, trademark, or other proprietary rights holder. Contents available through this web site may not be modified, copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, with the exception of public documents.

This website also contains links to material protected by copyright, trademark, and other proprietary rights and laws. By using the IWRA website, you acknowledge that the content and information, including but not limited to, text, documents, sound, photographs, video, graphics or other material, contained in this website, may be protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws.

Website design and implementation

Nathalie Lyon-Caen
graphic designer

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