Water Lilies

The aim of the India-UK Water Centre (IUKWC) is to promote cooperation and collaboration between NERC-MoES water security research in order to establish a platform for, and legacy of, long-term partnerships and dialogue between Indian and UK water researchers, water policy-makers and water businesses.


The World Economic Forum published their Global Risks Report 2020 last week (15th January 2020). The Climate Crisis and the Water Crisis continue to dominate the Global Risk Register. Supporting science and innovation for catchment management has never been more important.

Satellite soil moisture observations can be used to improve flood forecasting and drought monitoring, and they also show promise for supporting commercial agricultural services (e.g. assessing crop conditions, predicting yields and monitoring irrigation) and government decision making.

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HYDROMET 2020 Conference
Date : 16th - 18th March 2020
Venue : India Habitat Centre (IHC), New Delhi, India
For more details : click here
Sustainable Technology for Water Purification Workshop
Workshop Dates : Wednesday 22 – Thursday 23 April 2020
Venue : University of Leeds, UK
Call for Abstracts - Deadline for the submission of a one page abstract is Monday 20 January 2020
Registration is now OPEN – please visit the website