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SJP glacier

Student Michael Nyirenda wins Swedish Junior Water Prize for glacier study with global potential

Michael Nyirenda is the Swedish finalist to Stockholm Junior Water Prize for his study on a glacier in Northern Sweden.… View more

Junior Rapporteurs SIWI

Apply now! Junior Rapporteurs wanted for the 2015 World Water Week in Stockholm

SIWI is looking to engage Master Students, PhD Students, or young professionals based in Sweden that have a special interest… View more

Water Risk World Economic Forum

WEF: Water now presents highest risk to world

According to the nearly 900 experts that took part in the World Economic Forum’s Global Risk Perception Survey, a future… View more

Jan Eliasson Hydro Diplomacy SIWI

UN’s Jan Eliasson puts spotlight on hydro-diplomacy

Unsustainable water practices combined with a growing world population is expected to put increasing pressure on global freshwater resources in… View more

Opening Plenary

Young Professionals propose action plan for WASH in slums

Swedish Water House convened a workshop during World Water Week in Stockholm, together with the Water Youth Network, by and… View more

John-Briscoe-Web

A farewell to the late John Briscoe, 2014 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate

Professor John Briscoe passed away on November 12, 2014, after having fought cancer for more than two years. In March… View more