April 18, 2022 | The International Water Association (IWA) confirmed that industry leading IWA Awards are set to return at the World Water Congress & Exhibition in Copenhagen, September 11-15, 2022. The global event will see five days of critical discussions and activities that will help shape water future.
In announcing the news, Kizito Masinde, IWA Global Events & Awards Director adds: “IWA is committed to recognizing the special contributions and achievements of its members and of water sector professionals around the world, and the invaluable contribution they all make to key innovations in water science and management. The IWA Awards program provides a platform to celebrate those who shape the direction of the sector, featuring in particular the IWA Global Water Award.”
Nominations are currently open
The IWA Awards draw attention to the broad range of excellence, leadership and innovation that IWA members and network participants bring to both the Association and the industry at large.
Nominations are open for various awards categories, including:
- IWA Global Water Award – the most prestigious among the IWA Awards, it recognizes an innovative leader who has made a significant contribution for a water-wise future
- IWA Gender Diversity and Water Award – celebrates contributions to progress on gender diversity and inclusion in the water sector
- IWA Young Leadership Award – is granted to an exceptional young water professional for their achievements, leadership and future potential
The nomination deadline is May 6, 2022. More details about nominations and eligibility criteria and the submission process are available on the individual award pages on the IWA Awards page.
World Water Congress and Exhibition
Registrations are currently open for the IWA World Water Congress and Exhibition. Find out more on worldwatercongress.org