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21 March 2018
UK’s largest consortium of water researchers will welcome business, NGO and government leaders to discuss water security
20 February 2018
Researchers from the Water Research Institute have been successful in winning internally-funded Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Small Projects grants to develop collaborative research projects with African universities.
4 December 2017
Cardiff researchers are using innovative tools to address threats to global water supply
12 October 2017
Scientists develop rainstorm generator to improve climate change predictions surrounding extreme rainfall events.
3 October 2017
UK’s first doctoral training programme in freshwater bioscience to address the complex challenges needed to sustain the world’s ecosystems
30 May 2017
New study reveals the importance of African groundwater in kick-starting the evolutionary history of humans
15 May 2017
New research aims to increase understanding of multiple stressor impacts on freshwater ecosystems.
25 January 2017
Wetskills is an exciting event for young water professionals to work in a pressure cooker format on real-life water challenges and develop multi-disciplinary out-of-box solutions with a case-owner.
22 December 2016
18th UK-IWA Young Water Professionals Conference - A Water World without Boundaries
7 December 2016
What happened at the Water Research Institute Inaugural Seminar for early-career researchers.
Addressing the grand challenge of sustaining water for people and ecosystems in a changing world.
Water Research Institute, Cardiff University, The Sir Martin Evans Building, Museum Avenue, Cardiff, CF10 3AX