Legacy and Emerging Contaminants in Fish, Wildlife and Humans: What are the Concerns? Speaker: Dr Karen Kidd 7 November 2017 McMaster Innovation Park


In 2018, UNU-INWEH launches its new policy report series. UNU-INWEH Reports address global water issues, gaps and challenges that decision makers face in achieving improving access to and management...



11 June 2010- Dhaka, Bangladesh - Water supply by military in Old Dhaka: 1.8 billion people who have access to a water source within 1 kilometer, but not in their house or yard, consume around 20 liters per day. In the United Kingdom the average person uses more than 50 liters of water a day flushing toilets (where average daily water usage is about 150 liters a day. The highest average water use in the world is in the US, at 600 liters day.). (2006 United Nations Human Development Report) Photo Credit :Kibae Park/Sipa Press

The water crisis is a reality today for an increasing number of countries. Implementing SDG 6 – the ‘water goal’ – can bring development benefits and unlock long-term funding....


Review of current evidence Over the past two decades, the international science and development communities have referred to a global water crisis that is emerging. Looking at the current...


The Garden and The Marsh: The Fascinating Story of Cootes Paradise Speaker: Dr David A. Galbraith 17 October 2017 McMaster Innovation Park



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Please join us for a lecture by Manzoor Qadir (UNU-INWEH), titled “Unconventional Water Resources.” It will be followed by a panel discussion moderated by Altaf Arain (Director, McMaster Centre...


The Regional Initiative for the Assessment of Climate Change Impacts on Water Resources and Socio-Economic Vulnerability in the Arab Region (RICCAR) culminated in the High Level Conference on Climate...


The Water Without Borders Programme hosted its annual reception, 19 September 2017. Diplomas were handed out to past students who successfully completed the programme and this year’s students were...