GWA Water & Peace Conference 2020

Promoting Security through Equitable Policy, Governance and Technology

SEPTEMBER 24, 2020 

GLOBAL WATER ALLIANCE

Committed to increasing global access to safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene services by engaging the Philadelphia community and beyond.

COVID-19 Statement

For World Water Day 2020 from GWA President Christiaan Morssink

Global Water Alliance envisions a world where all people have access to safe drinking water and sanitation

We provide assistance to others who work on ameliorating the water needs of poor and underserved peoples everywhere, we mentor the next generation of professionals, and we promote a “water footprint mindset” among our youth.
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Call for Papers for wH20 Journal 

The wH2O: The Journal of Gender and Water invites articles for publication in its 8th volume (March 2021). The deadline for submission is September 30, 2020. 

GWA Mentoring Program Now Open!

The GWA members have experience in a broad range of WASH issues, and are especially interested in advising students on projects which seek to address WASH in the developing world and projects relating to the UN Sustainable Development Goal #6. Find out more about this exciting program and sign up! 

The Case for Water Literacy

by Christiaan Morssink The Schuylkill River at Market Street It's a new year so time to roll up our sleeves and talk about the big topics like water literacy. Did you know the average flow rate of the Delaware river is 11,700 cu ft/s (cubic feet per second) at...

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In Memoriam

Ed Grusheski 1946-2020 by Chrisitaan Morssink Ever-smiling Ed Our founding board member and treasurer Ed Grusheski left the stage on December 22, 2020. We lost a great friend, most gentle colleague and socially engaging professional who inspired many. Before losing...

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EPA Turns 50!

An Interview with Former Deputy Regional Administrator and GWA Founder, Stan Laskowski EPA logo for the 50th Anniversary On December 2, 2020, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) turned 50.  GWA founder and current board member, Stan Laskowski...

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