Protecting the world's water resources

Protecting the world's water resources

Howard Wheater, Canada Excellence Research Chair in Water Security launched the Global Institute for Water Security on March 22, 2011.

Water is life.

And water security - both quality and quantity - is one of the most critical issues facing our planet.

Global Institute for Water Security

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2015 GIWS Research Awards and Poster Competition Winners
GIWS honoured the winners of the inaugural institute research awards during World Water Day celebrations on March 20, 2015.
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World Water Day 2015 Events
GIWS has planned a series of events to celebrate World Water Day and advances in water research at the U of S. The events are taking place March 20.
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News Update February 2015
Water News Issue 8 now available. Citizen Snow Science. John Pomeroy on global warming and ski resorts. Howard Wheater updates on GIWS progress.
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