Solving our complex water problems with holistic solutions
Posted Mar 22, 2018 12:04 AM
World Water Day, on 22 March every year, is about focusing attention on the importance of water. The theme for World Water Day 2018 is âNature for Waterâ â exploring nature-based solutions to the water challenges we face in the 21st century. In this blog, Dr Wade Hadwen, Lecturer and Researcher at the Griffith University Australian Rivers Institute and Griffith Climate Change Response Program, and International WaterCentre reflects on achieving Sustainable Development Goal 6.
Australia's Young Water Professionals lead on sustainable development
Posted Feb 27, 2018 11:54 PM
Sustainable development will only be achieved through connecting, collaborating and accelerating ideas to action, and Australiaâs Young Water Professionals have the ability and responsibility to lead the way. This was the key message during the fifth Australian Young Water Professional Conference in Melbourne last week.
Six steps to grow as a water leader
Posted Feb 27, 2018 11:43 PM
In mid-February the International WaterCentre (IWC) had the pleasure of facilitating a week-long face-to-face intensive with 28 participants in the seventh round of the IWC Water Leadership Program. During the intensive, participants were encouraged to take six steps to accelerate their development as emerging water leaders.