Welcome to Swedish Water House!

We act as a neutral platform for Swedish actors interested in international water issues, creating spaces for dialogue, cooperation and knowledge sharing. The overall objective of Swedish Water House is to contribute to cooperation over water and development issues. An important element of Swedish Water House activity consists of seminars and workshops. The events involve a wide range of actors and disseminate knowledge about the often invisible role of water in various areas.

Events

Urban Adaptation in the Baltic Region

Climate change is happening around us, in our immediate environment, in our cities and seas. Adapting to the change and unforeseen events in its wake is imperative for resilient societies. The Paris climate agenda and Sustainable Development Goals call for […]

Event date 2017-11-28 View more
How do Businesses Address Emerging Water Risks?

Welcome to join us (SIWI Swedish Water House, AIG & Ramböll) in this interactive seminar targeting Swedish companies with international operations, to explore new tools to address emerging water risks.   Increasing competition over scarce water resources is posing a […]

Event date 2017-10-10 View more
Catch the plastic!

On behalf of the STWI network, Swedish Water House is pleased to invite you to a guest lecture by Alexander Nolte from Guppyfriend. Microplastics in our oceans originating from synthetic textiles in clothes that we wear every day have been […]

Event date 2017-10-09 View more

News & Blogs

Achieving SDG in Africa: scaling green-blue revolution

The take away message from this year’s annual Falkenmark symposium at World Water Week, Achieving SDG in Africa: scaling green-blue revolution, is that Modernisation of the African Agriculture by going to scale with Green Water Management will be the key […]

Published on 2017-10-13 View more
Catch the Plastic! – Guest Lecture co-organised with STWI

SIWI Swedish Water House hosted an inspirational guest lecture by Alexander Nolte from GuppyFriend and Stop Microwaste now! on behalf of Sweden Textile Water Initiative (STWI). Alexander Nolte, a water (actually surfing) enthusiast that together with other outdoor lifestyle enthusiasts […]

Published on 2017-10-10 View more
Water in transforming landscapes

Agri4D is a two-day conference arranged by Swedish International Agriculture Network (SIANI) and Swedish University of Agricultural Science (SLU). This year’s theme of the conference was “Rural Transformation and Urbanization”. Together with International Foundation for Science (IFS), SIWI hosted an […]

Published on 2017-10-04 View more

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