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


Tune in and watch our Distinguished Lecture Series

The Global Institute for Water Security is pleased to present the 2nd annual Breakthroughs in Water Security Research: Distinguished Lecture Series. The lecture series begins September 9 and features a top-water expert each week. Lectures are free and open to the public. Not in Saskatoon? Lectures are streamed live and recorded for easy viewing.

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News Update October
Monthly News Digest: GIWS welcomes new faculty member Saman Razavi, Graham Strickert recognized for public outreach and engagement and Howard Wheater featured in Bridges.
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Jeffrey McDonnell elected to American Geophysical Union council
Jeffrey McDonnell, associate director of GIWS, has been elected to serve as the President of the Hydrology Section of the American Geophysical Union.
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News Update September 8, 2014
The following items were listed in our September 8 GIWS This Week e-newsletter and feature our member accomplishments, activities and news.
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