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
Agri4Dev Conference session “Water in Transforming Landscapes”

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) and Swedish International Agriculture Network Initiative (SIANI) are pleased to announce the Agri4D 2017 Conference. This is a two day event for researchers and professionals working with and/or interested in agriculture for development that […]

Event date 2017-09-21 View more

News & Blogs

Irrigating Forests with wastewater: Natural and effective water treatment?

This August, world leaders, water experts, development professionals and policy-makers gathered in Stockholm for a week-long meeting focused on finding ways to better use, and reuse, the world’s increasingly scarce fresh water. World Water Week events draw over 3,000 participants […]

Published on 2017-09-14 View more
Urban Climate Change Adaptation in the Baltic Sea Region

How to stay resilient and mitigate vulnerability of our urban areas to the changing climate? How can we be better prepared to meet the challenges with adequate tools and skills to handle different emergency situations? What is direct and indirect […]

Published on 2017-09-07 View more
World Water Week officially opens in Stockholm

World leaders, water experts, development professionals, policy-makers, and one astronaut, have gathered in Stockholm for a week-long meeting focused on finding ways to better use, and reuse, the world’s increasingly scarce fresh water.

Published on 2017-08-29 View more

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