Adaptation - Resilience

IWRA XVII World Water Congress

The seventeenth edition of the IWRA's World Water Conference, postponed from May 2020, will take place from 29 November to 3 December 2021 in Daegu, South Korea. The objective of the World Water Congress is to provide a meeting place to share experiences, promote discussion, and to present new developments in water sciences.

Monday 29 NovemberFriday 03 December

The event will cover 5 majore themes across various cross-cutting issues. These themes include building resilient systems for climate change, growing populations and epidemics; maximising social, cultural and economic benefits; adopting smart technologies, policies and processes; securing healthy waters, catchments and ecosystems; and implementing pathways for development and cooperation.