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IWC awarded five Australia Awards Fellowship grants

IWC awarded five Australia Awards Fellowship grants

The International WaterCentre has been awarded five Australia Awards Fellowship grants to host Fellows from across the Asia-Pacific in 2017/18.

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IWC partners with Manila Water to address water security in the Asia-Pacific

IWC partners with Manila Water to address water security in the Asia-Pacific

The International WaterCentre (IWC) has entered into a memorandum of understanding with Manila Water in the Philippines and the University of Queensland (UQ) Advance Water Management Centre to establish a partnership program aimed at addressing water security in the region.

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Engaging stakeholders for healthy and resilient waterways

Engaging stakeholders for healthy and resilient waterways

To mark World Rivers Day in 2017 Capacity Development, Training and Applied Research Program Manager Declan Hearne and Communications Officer Sinéad Lehane discuss the importance of stakeholder engagement for integrated river management.

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Addressing Menstrual Hygiene in schools in PNG

Addressing Menstrual Hygiene in schools in PNG

WASH & Behaviour Change Officer Edith Kamundi has recently returned from Papua New Guinea where she is working with WaterAid, Anglicare and the National Department of Education on Menstrual Hygiene Management in schools.

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Emerging Water Professionals reflect on International Riversymposium

Emerging Water Professionals reflect on International Riversymposium

The International WaterCentre had a number of staff, students and Alumni in attendance at this year’s International Riversymposium held in Brisbane 18 - 20 September 2017. Hear from some of our current students and Alumni on their experience as part of the Emerging Water Professionals Program.

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Values and Integrated Water Management

Values and Integrated Water Management

Integrated Water Management is a process which promotes the coordinated development and management of water, land and related resources. But how do we decide on a balance between the environmental, social and economic requirements for water, as well as water for intrinsic or spiritual value? MIWM Flexible Delivery Manager and Lecturer Peter Wegener discusses this challenge.

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WASH in Schools: Building capacity in Vanuatu

WASH in Schools: Building capacity in Vanuatu

Declan Hearne from the IWC Capacity Development and Training team recently returned from Vanuatu where he supported Live and Learn Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in Schools officers look at developing tools to better support program quality.

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MIWM field trip: studying collaboration in practice in SEQ

MIWM field trip: studying collaboration in practice in SEQ

Students taking the Collaborative Planning module (WATR7900) in the Master of Integrated Water Management (MIWM) Program, recently visited the Upper Bremer and Upper Logan Catchments in South east Queensland to study collaboration in practice.

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From the CEO: IWC moves to a new strategic home in 2018

From the CEO: IWC moves to a new strategic home in 2018

To build on its reputation and world-class offerings in Integrated Water Management, the International WaterCentre is excited to announce that from January 2018 Griffith University will become the IWC’s new strategic home.

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Lessons from urban water reforms, the Australian story

Lessons from urban water reforms, the Australian story

Capacity Development and Training Manager Declan Hearne reflects on the Australian water reform story and why considering the lessons from others can assist drive water reform to support the sustained delivery of water services for all.

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MWM students visit Cairns for second semester learning intensive

MWM students visit Cairns for second semester learning intensive

Candidates for the 2017 Master of Integrated Water Management (MIWM) Program visited Cairns in July as part of the Catchment and Aquatic Ecosystem Health module with Griffith University and IWC course lecturer Dr Wade Hadwen. IWC Education Director Dr Brian McIntosh reflects on the trip and student learning outcomes.

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Water Leadership Program participants complete their 'Follow-up Training' in Brisbane

Water Leadership Program participants complete their 'Follow-up Training' in Brisbane

Participants from the 2016/17 IWC Water Leadership Program recently met in Brisbane for the July Follow-up Training session, the final in-person training session for the program.

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WASH Futures 2018 early bird registrations open

WASH Futures 2018 early bird registrations open

The International WaterCentre (IWC) is pleased to announce that early bird registrations for the WASH Futures Conference 2018 are now open.

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Join the IWC & AWA for an Online Team Leadership Course

Join the IWC & AWA for an Online Team Leadership Course

The International WaterCentre (IWC) in partnership with the Australian Water Association (AWA) is proud to announce the latest round of our popular Online Team Leadership Course for Young Water Professionals (YWPs) is now open for registrations.

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Taking lessons from Australian water reform online

Taking lessons from Australian water reform online

The International WaterCentre (IWC)’s Water Reform and Governance online training is now open for registration. Designed to engage water practitioners across sectors the course takes lessons from Australia and the world to explore how policy reform and water governance can improve water management systems.

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Applications open for the 2017 Emerging River Professional Award

Applications open for the 2017 Emerging River Professional Award

Are you, or do you know, an early-stage river professional who has demonstrated innovation, excellence and leadership in river, basin or river-dependent community management? Applications for the IWCAN-managed Emerging River Professional Award are now open for 2017.

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Australia Award Fellows creating change in Sri Lanka

Australia Award Fellows creating change in Sri Lanka

Senior Project Officers Kylie Milligan and Pablo Orams have returned from an in-country follow up visit to Sri Lanka as part of the 2016 Australia Awards Fellowship (AAF) program titled Sustainable groundwater management through IWM.

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Young water professionals take the driver's seat at Ozwater 2017

Young water professionals take the driver's seat at Ozwater 2017

The International WaterCentre had the pleasure of facilitating a ninety minute workshop to approximately 80 young water professionals (YWPs) at the recent Ozwater Conference in Sydney.

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WASH Futures 2018: Submit your abstract!

WASH Futures 2018: Submit your abstract!

Abstract submissions for the WASH Futures 2018 Conference are now being accepted from interested individuals or groups for oral or poster presentations, and training workshops. Submit your abstract before 2 July 2017.

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2018 IWC Masters Scholarships open for international students

2018 IWC Masters Scholarships open for international students

Scholarships are now open to international candidates interested in joining the International WaterCentre for the Master of Integrated Water Management in 2018. Applications close 1 August 2017.

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