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.


The Ocean in a +2°C world -An analytical perspective

In this symposium we will address the potential evolution of the ocean in warming climate. We will learn from the geological past as well as from the present knowledge in oceanography, carbon- and ecosystem sciences and numerical modelling. Global warming […]

Event date 2018-02-22 View more
Baltic Sea Pioneers for better nutrient monitoring and reporting, Background paper for Workshop 2 – Focusing on Solutions

The total environmental pressure on the Baltic Sea marine ecosystem is dominated by land-based sources of pollution. These sources, located in the Baltic Sea catchment area, are responsible for more than 90% of the input of nutrients into the sea. […]

Event date 2017-12-07 View more
Urban Adaptation in the Baltic Region

For Who? Practitioners and decision makers within utility, water management and infrastructure organisations, as well as city, municipal and regional public authorities. Theme Creating climate resilient societies is at the forefront of city, municipal and regional development agendas across the […]

Event date 2017-11-28 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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