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Setting a Value for Water

The 2012 World Water Week in Stockholm will host the 10th Annual Meeting of the International Water Resources Economics Consortium… View more

Changing helms from Stockholm to Washington

For ten years (and a month), Mr. Anders Berntell has headed the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) as its Executive… View more

International Water Management Institute (IWMI) named 2012 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate

On World Water Day, the International Water Management Institute (IWMI), with headquarters in Colombo, Sri Lanka, was named the 2012… View more

The Global Rush for Land: What about Water?

This article presents the SIWI report "Land Acquisitions: How Will They Impact Transboundary Waters?", which explores how the current surge… View more

Water at Rio+20

As hotel room bookings in Rio de Janeiro fill up for the highly anticipated UN Conference on Sustainable Development in… View more

The Durban Experience

South Africa is a water scarce country, ranked as the 30th driest country in the world in terms of water… View more

Water Needs Curtail Coal Gasification For Fuel

Ordos, China – all silvery pipes and steel pressure vessels, the Shenhua Group’s breakthrough new refinery, stretched across a kilometre… View more

Will Growth in Energy Demand Compete for Scarce Water Resources?

With the world’s eyes closing in on sustainable development as we approach Rio+20, a conference was arranged by the German… View more

2012 World Water Week puts thought to food

More than one in three people today either suffer from malnourishment, or face health risks from overeating and unbalanced diets.… View more