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October 2008

"Standards of Operation and Maintenance in the Arab Region" Press Release available in English & Arabic) Operating and Maintenance Procedures act as risk management measures which will reflect positively on delivering the service to consumers; where the quality and quantity of distributed water will improve as these procedures are being applied. Accordingly, the efficiency and skills of the operating workers will improve. This conference was held in cooperation with the Ministry of Water and Irrigation and under the patronage of…

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November 2008

ACWUA 2nd Best Practices Conference

Egypt, Alexandria, Egypt
November 18, 2008 - November 19, 2008

2008 Until now, efficient water services are not a matter of course for Arab cities' citizens. Regional Cooperation and experience exchange between water utilities from different states will contribute to increase competences in management and technical operation of weaker utilities and help to close service gaps for the population. The conference documented the up-to-date Know-How and Best Practice of the Arab region by country reports, sessions about quality management in utilities, various case studies and a panel discussion, and introduced…

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ACWUA 2nd Best Practices Conference

November 18, 2008 - November 19, 2008

2008 Until now, efficient water services are not a matter of course for Arab cities' citizens. Regional Cooperation and experience exchange between water utilities from different states will contribute to increase competences in management and technical operation of weaker utilities and help to close service gaps for the population. The conference documented the up-to-date Know-How and Best Practice of the Arab region by country reports, sessions about quality management in utilities, various case studies and a panel discussion, and introduced…

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July 2009

ACWUA Launching

Amman, Amman, Jordan
July 30, 2009

ACWUA Launching On 30 July 2009, the Arab Countries Water Utilities Association (ACWUA), founded with assistance of ESCWA and the German Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development through its Technical Cooperation Agency (GTZ), was officially launched in Amman, Jordan. The celebration was held under the patronage of His Excellency, the Minister of Water and Irrigation of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan at the Intercontinental Hotel, Amman. Over eighty high ranking personalities from all over the Arab world and other countries…

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ACWUA Launching

July 30, 2009

ACWUA Launching On 30 July 2009, the Arab Countries Water Utilities Association (ACWUA), founded with assistance of ESCWA and the German Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development through its Technical Cooperation Agency (GTZ), was officially launched in Amman, Jordan. The celebration was held under the patronage of His Excellency, the Minister of Water and Irrigation of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan at the Intercontinental Hotel, Amman. Over eighty high ranking personalities from all over the Arab world and other countries…

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January 2010

This Conference was coorganized by ACWUA (supported by the German Technical Cooperation – GTZ and the German Association for Water, Wastewater and Waste - DWA) and ONEP in cooperation with the UN-Water Decade Programme on Capacity Development (UNW-DPC) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT), as their third regional activity on “Capacity Development for Water Efficiency”. The conference was under the theme: “Non-Revenue Water: Solutions for Drinking Water Loss Reduction” and it brought together almost 300 water experts from…

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December 2010

The two days conference covered 35 technical papers submitted by experts in water and sanitation field from the Arab region and worldwide, the working papers were chosen out of 100 submitted to the Scientific Committee and selected very carefully. The conference provided also a broad technical presentation and policy-based program; one session dealt with the “Core Elements of Cost Recovery-Perspective of Development Banks and Financing Institutions” which were organized in cooperation with the German Development Bank (KFW), World Bank and…

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March 2011

The Ministry of Water and Irrigation in Jordan, the International Water Association, and the United States Agency for International Development are pleased to announce the sixth IWA Efficient Conference—Water Demand Management: Challenges & Opportunities. The conference will be held under the patronage of His Majesty King Abdullah II in Jordan, March 29–April 2, 2011. Rapid population growth coupled with drastic changes in the climate and ever increasing energy costs, are placing tremendous challenges on the water sector in meeting the…

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May 2011

WASSER BERLIN INTERNATIONAL – Trade Fair + Congress + Public Show – provides the perfect platform to bring supply and demand together at one location in Berlin. The global economy depends on water. Water is the source of life for the world population - today and tomorrow. The industry's main event for water and wastewater WASSER BERLIN INTERNATIONAL offers the attractive combination of a professional trade show and an international congress program. The congress "wat + WASSER BERLIN INTERNATIONAL" features discussion forums with international experts on a…

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August 2011

World Water Week 2011

August 21, 2011 - August 27, 2011

World Water Week niche and theme Each year the World Water Week addresses a particular theme to enable a deeper examination of a specific water-related topic. While not all events during the week relate to the overall theme, the workshops driven by the Scientific Programme Committee and many seminars and side events do focus on various aspects of the theme. The themes change each year, but each fits within a broader "niche" that covers several years. The grouping of themes…

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October 2011

Technical sessions include: -          Water Safety Plan Case Studies -          Desalinated Water Quality and Health -          Drinking Water Source Protection -          Water Safety Plan Assessment and Evaluation -          Water Safety Plan Implementation: Lessons Learned Register now for this unique regional event to share best practice and network with water utility managers and operational staff, public health professionals, regulators, consultants and researchers.

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This conference shall discuss the best ways, measures and instruments which are necessary for ensuring the quality of water in all various phases of production up to supplying consumers with clean fresh water according to the approved specifications. The Public Authority for Electricity and Water took the initiative to organize this conference aiming at spreading awareness among all parties responsible for providing potable water on the importance of the safety of water for the health of the individuals, society and…

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Smart Energy Middle East 2011

October 23, 2011 - October 25, 2011

ACWUA is partner of the Middle East Water Meter Seminar 2011 Middle East Water Meter Seminar Tuesday, 25 October 2011 at Park Hyatt Hotel, Dubai ACWUA is endorsement partner of the Middle East Water Meter Seminar 2011 Middle East Water Meter Seminar is designed for stakeholders involved in the water sector who wish to define a consistent approach to managing, conserving and measuring water in a cost effective and realistic way. The Water Meter Middle East Seminar hosts an exclusive workshop for participants to engage, learn…

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December 2011

ACWUA’s 4th Best Practices Conference

December 7, 2011 - December 8, 2011

Water and Wastewater Utilities Reform “Changes and Challenges” Some of the water and wastewater utilities in the Arab region have been going through various reforms and restructuring initiatives to improve operational performance, extend services, and advance management systems.  The debate question is: how much does the shape and structure of the utility affect its management performance?  Utilities ownership, private sector participation, public-private partnerships, public-public partnerships, commercialization, and utility competiveness are some of the debated structures under utility reform initiatives. The…

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ACWUA at the Second Water Forum

December 14, 2011 - December 15, 2011

ACWUA represented by Secretary General Eng. Khaldon Khashman, and Director of Programs and Technical Services, Eng. Mustafa Nasereddin participated in the Second Water Forum, organized by the Water Union Service Providers (WUSP) in Nablus. Palestinian Prime Minister; Dr. Salam Fayad inauguarated the conference, in the presence of Dr.Shaddad Al Attili, Misinter of the Palestinian Water Authority, and Eng. Mousa Jamani, Minister of Water & Irrigation, Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. The conference discussed best practices for good water governance, considering the…

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January 2012

WEX 2012: The Water and Energy Exchange

January 31, 2012 - February 13, 2012

Now in its sixth sucessful year WEX will take place from the 31st January to the 2nd February 2012 in Portugal The Water and Energy Exchangeis an action oriented summit for the international water, wastewater and energy sectors which will open many new doors for your organisation. WEX brings together key leaders and decision makers from both public and private sectors who are at the cutting edge of transforming the water sector around the globe. It is increasingly being recognised as the place to do business by many major organisations. This…

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February 2012

Water World Middle East 2012

February 6, 2012 - February 13, 2012

WaterWorld Middle East and co-located Power-Gen Middle East conferences and exhibition will now be taking place on February 6-8th 2012, instead of the original date of October 24-26th. Please add this new date to your diaries. The move is due to the preference of the local partners and it will also allow PennWell to host the events in Qatar’s new, state of the art facility: http://www.qatarconvention.com/ Under the Patronage of His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed bin Saleh Al-Sada, Minister of Energy and Industry, Qatar, WaterWorld Middle East will celebrate its 1st anniversary from 6-8…

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IFAT ENTSORGA 2012 will be covering a total of 215,000 square meters of exhibition space—180,000 m² indoors and 35,000 m² outdoors, and that will set a new record for the show. In terms of exhibitors, the number will exceed the 2,730 that took part in the last IFAT ENTSORGA. First-class events program at IFAT ENTSORGA 2012   • Country and Theme Specials to feature again • 16th International Symposium Water, Wastewater, Solid Waste, Energy • "Mega Cities – Mega Chances" Special…

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March 2012

ACWUA in the 6th World Water Forum

March 12, 2012 - March 17, 2012

6th World Water Forum TIME FOR SOLUTIONS The world's largest meeting around water Every three years since 1997, the World Water Forum mobilises creativity, innovation, competence and know-how in favour of water. It gathers all stakeholders around today’s local, regional and global issues that cannot be undertaken without all stakeholders into a common framework of goals and concrete targets to reach. The goal of the 6th World Water Forum is to tackle the challenges our world is facing and to bring water…

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April 2012

O&M Water Middle East 2012

April 16, 2012 - April 17, 2012

Water and Wastewater Operations and Maintenance Forum 16-17 April, 2012, Hilton Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Exploring strategies in desalination, water and wastewater operations and maintenance to maximise efficiency and minimise cost ACWUA is partnering with O&M Water Middle East Confeernce and Exhibition. There is currently an urgent need to optimise O&M in the water sector. Strategies to implement new technologies for desalination plants, improve management of wastewater treatment and optimise ageing desalination centres need to be undertaken in the…

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The 10th Gulf Water Conference

April 22, 2012 - April 24, 2012

This is due to the limited available natural water resources on one side, and the growing demands and competition from the consuming sectors resulting from unprecedented population and economic growth on the other.   Currently, the water challenge in the GCC countries is considered as one of the major and most critical challenges facing these countries, and is expected to grow with time. This is due to the scarcity and rapid depletion of freshwater resources, the heavy financial and economic…

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2nd Annual Gulf Wastewater Summit

April 24, 2012 - April 26, 2012

As ACWUA's vision is to provide best in class platforms and best practices to the water supply and wastewater utilities sector in Arab countries, ACWUA believes this summit will serve the objective to exchange knowledge while also providing invaluable insights that will benefit the industry. As an esteemed member of ACWUA, a 25% discount is being extended for companies & individuals who are keen on participating in the summit. Click the link below for more information. - Increasing Demand & Diminishing Resources of Water…

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June 2012

ACWUA 5th Best Practices Conference

June 3, 2012 - June 5, 2012

Under the Patronage of H.E Sheikh Ahmad Bin Abdallah Bin Mohamed Al Shehhi Omani Minister of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources  ACWUA’s 5th Best Practices Conference Utilities Perspective on Water Resources Management in the Arab Region In cooperation with the Public Authority of Electricity and Water (PAEW) in the Sultanate of Oman Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa 3-5 June, 2012 Muscat, Sultanate of Oman Conference Registration: Register Online Now Exhibition Registration: Register To Exhibit Water resources in the Arab region are considered as a development issue.…

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September 2012

The 2nd Hamburg Water Forum for the EMA Region

September 10, 2012 - September 12, 2012

The 2nd Hamburg Water Forum for the EMA Region “Making from water every living thing” September 10th -12th 2012 Hamburg Chamber of Commerce Under the patronage of HRH Prince Hassan bin Talal, Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan The forum will link top-class political and economic representatives of the entire EMA Region. As the biggest EMA event of the year, the forum will thus receive large media coverage and attract several hundreds of participants from Germany, Europe and the whole Arab region. The three-day forum…

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SWSSC II 2012

September 27, 2012 - September 29, 2012

(SWSSC 2012) Conference Postponed due to the temporary unstable situation in Egypt. New Date will be announced soon! Keep Watching! The Holding Company for Water and Wastewater in Egypt (HCWW) is proud to organize the Second International Conference and Exhibition on Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation (SWSSC 2012). The Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Conference SWSSC II will continue to focus on a wide range of topics around the six main themes. SWSSC II is calling all prospective authors to submit…

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November 2012

Non-Revenue Water Management – Advanced Level

November 25, 2012 - November 29, 2012

Under the Water Utilities Management Capacity Building Program (WUM-CBP), the Arab Countries Water Utilities Association (ACWUA) is pleased to announce the 9th training course for 2012 in cooperation with Engicon O&M and the German Association for Water, Wastewater and Solid Waste (DWA)., titled: "Non-Revenue Water Management - Advanced Level" This training course is designed to train the operators to safely and effectively operate and maintain wastewater treatment plants. Target Group: The course is intended for both operation and maintenance staff…

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December 2012

Under the Water Utilities Management Capacity Building Program (WUM-CBP), the Arab Countries Water Utilities Association (ACWUA) is pleased to announce the 11th training course for 2012 in cooperation with Engicon O&M and the German Association for Water, Wastewater and Solid Waste (DWA)., titled: "Operations & Maintenance of Water Treatment Plants, General Procedures" This course is designed to train the operators to safely and effectively operate and maintain water treatment plants. Target Group: The course is intended for both operation and…

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Salalah Sanitary Drainage Services company organized a workshop entitled: "The need for water treatment for the sustainable development and for facing water scarcity" The one-day workshop was under the patronage of His Excellency, Sheikh Salem Bin Ofeit Al-Shanfary, the governor of Dhofar. ACWUA participated in the paper of Eng. Nayef Seder, about the "Necessity of Water Treatment in the Agriculture and Sustainable Development".

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January 2013

GCC Plant Design & Optimisation

January 14, 2013 - January 15, 2013

  The first technical platform in the GCC and MENA region, the event will address the opportunities and challenges arisen from an ever-increasing power and water demand by delivering pragmatic and ready-to-implement solutions to optimise waste production, energy efficiency and cost effectiveness of plants. About the conference: A strategic mix of technical case studies and groundbreaking topic sessions will represent the backbone of the conference programme. With a strong focus on knowledge-sharing and direct interactions, the key topics will be: Water and power…

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International Water Summit

January 15, 2013 - January 17, 2013

The International Water Summit is a major new global platform for promoting water sustainability in arid regions. The International Water Summit, taking place 15-17 January 2013 at ADNEC in Abu Dhabi, will give you the unique opportunity to network and do business with global leaders, municipalities, utilities, contractors, consultants and top decision makers from the public and private sectors within the Middle East and around the globe. IWS will commence on January 15 with an Opening Ceremony & Ministerial Panel that…

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Second Arab Water Week 2013

January 27, 2013 - January 31, 2013

  What is the Arab Water Week? The Arab Water Week is a high-profile international and regional event promoted to attract decision makers and water management practitioners and professional organizations internationally and in the MENA region. It was firstly launched in Amman, Jordan in December 2010 and organized by the Arab Countries Water Utilities Association (ACWUA) in partnership with the Arab Ministerial Water Council (AMWC) and the Jordanian Ministry of Water and Irrigation (MWI). The second Arab Water Week will…

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February 2013

Water World East 2013

February 4, 2013 - February 6, 2013

Under the Patronage of His Excellency Dr. Mohammed bin Saleh Al-Sada Minister of Energy and Industry The Arab Countries Water Utilities Association (ACWUA) is pleased to be a supporting partner to WaterWorld Middle East & POWER-GEN Middle East for the second year. The two events come this year under the theme “Serving the Market’s Essential Power and Water Needs”, to empower the future power and water industries with strategic partnerships, new and innovative technologies and enterprising ventures. WaterWorld Middle East…

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The Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences, Campus Suderburg organize a Summer Academy in September 2013 (from 8. to 22. September) for master students, Ph.D. candidates and young professionals (bachelor or master degree not older than 5 years) with the topic “Water and Environment in times of Global change”. This Academy was funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for up to 20 students from Iran and Jordan. The activities covers the sectors water management in Iran, Jordan and Germany,…

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WEX GLOBAL 2013: Connecting the World of Water and Energy

Madrid, Spain
February 19, 2013 - February 21, 2013

WEX Global combines an outstanding conference program of internationally renowned speakers with a schedule of pre-selected one-on-one meetings designed for each registered attendee. This year, WEX Global will take place in Madrid, Spain, Feb. 19-21. WEX Global is known for attracting a wide range of high level executives, from commercial and technical backgrounds, working in both the public and private sectors. This diversity is clearly reflected in the conference program. Four separate conference streams showcase sessions of critical importance to…

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March 2013

2ND ANNUAL POWER AND DESALINATION SUMMIT

Riyad, Saudi Arabia
March 17, 2013 - March 18, 2013

The summit will serve as a unique platform for the convergence of key players and decision makers from around the world to discuss and debate the regional challenges in a competitive landscape.Desalination experts, economists & analysts are closely watching the developments in the region, as the Kingdom is planning to invest heavily in the sector and redefine the existing processes in the coming years in order to bolster its stands as the power & desalination leader in the world. The…

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O&M Water Middle East 2013,

March 26, 2013 - March 27, 2013

The 2nd O&M Water Middle East conference, is a dedicated conference and exhibition in the Middle East that tackles O&M in water and wastewater treatment and desalination, providing a unique opportunity to discuss and learn about cost-reduction strategies, understand efficient O&M management and explore new technologies to support water O&M. 2013 will see the exhibition expand to cater to the growing demand in the O&M sector to showcase the latest technologies and solutions to best optimise your water or wastewater plant.…

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April 2013

3rd Annual Gulf Waste Water Summit

April 2, 2013 - April 3, 2013

and Gulf region. Predictions suggest overall water requirements are set to grow from 35 billion m3/year to 49 billion m3/year by 2020 in the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) area alone. Governments across the region are acknowledging this situation and taking active steps to tackle it as an integral part of their development strategies. This year the programme has been developed with the aim to highlight the most sought after issues that need to be addressed pertaining to the financial aspects,…

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  It is with great pleasure that we announce that the Arab Countries Water Utilities Association (ACWUA) became the official partner of WASSER BERLIN INTERNATIONAL 2013. ACWUA - Stand in WASSER BERLIN INTERNATIONAL 2013 ACWUA booth in the hall 3.2/booth 310 will be a meeting point for the official delegations from the Arab countries and for all who have interest in a cooperation in the water sector in this region.

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September 2013

ACWUA taking part in the World Water Week

September 1, 2013 - September 6, 2013

The Arab Countries Water Utilities Association (ACWUA) is taking a leading role in examining and presenting the best approaches available to improve the efficiency of the management, operation and maintenance of member utilities, and to exchanging expertise in developing standard operation and maintenance procedures and applications. Consequently, ACWUA initiated interdisciplinary Technical Working Groups (TWGs) comprising of qualified experts from ACWUA members to deal with utility issues in different high priority areas in the water and sanitation sector. The establishment of…

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Power & Water Leaders Forum Middle East 2013

Abu Dabi, United Arab Emirates
September 23, 2013 - September 25, 2013

Power & Water Leaders Forum took place at the Power & Water Middle East exhibition being held in partnership with ADWEA on Monday 23 September 2013 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center. Eng. Khaldon Khashman, ACWUA Secretary General has participated as a speaker in the Power & Water Leaders Forum on the 23rd of September 2013. He joined the Leaders Panel Session: Leaders Panel: Establishing best practice to improve efficiency in power and water programmes Highlighting new initiatives and benchmarking successesHighlighting new gas supply…

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The Arabian Water & Power Forum

UAE, Dubai,
September 23, 2013 @ 8:00 am - September 24, 2013 @ 5:00 pm

Optimizing Supply & Managing Demand Across the Arabian Water & Power Industry The Arabian Water & Power Forum returns for the second year to explore the balance between “Optimising Supply and Managing Demand” with a renewed focus on innovative technologies and projects across the water and power industry in Arabia. The Forum gathers key stakeholders including central policy makers, government figures andinternational investors, to determine the next steps essential to matching water and power supply with demand across the region Held under the Royal Patronage of HH Sheikh…

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December 2013

ACWUA 6th Best Practices Conference

December 3, 2013 - December 5, 2013

Standardization and Certification in Managing Water Utilities in the Arab Region   Arab countries water utilities association (ACWUA) plays a leader role in the development of innovative water solutions with noteworthy achievements and capacity building on best practices in managing water and wastewater utilities. One of ACWUA’s important objectives is promoting for standards of performance for governance, management, operation of water supply and wastewater utilities in the Arab region. Standardization brings important benefits to industries and businesses including a solid…

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January 2014

Held under the patronage of H.H. General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, IWS will continue to foster innovation, best practice and collaboration to offer tangible solutions to the pressing issue of water scarcity. Hosted by Masdar and organized by Reed Exhibitions, IWS 2014 is endorsed by the UAE Ministry of Environment and Water, Abu Dhabi Water & Electricity Authority, the Environment Agency of Abu Dhabi, the Regulation…

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May 2014

Visit ACWUA stand in IFAT

May 6, 2014 - May 10, 2014

Visit ACWUA Stand at (Hall.Booth: A5.119/218) ACWUA is having a large joint stand with members from water utilities and private sector who will be co-exhibiting besides ACWUA at IFAT this year. Co-exhibitors with ACWUA are: Holding Company for Water & Wastewater (HCWW) - Egypt The Iraqi Ministry of Water Resources GIZ Water & Wastewater Programme - Palestine Beirut & Mount Lebanon Water Establishment (BMLWE) - Lebanon Smart Water Metering - Private Sector (Canada) Important Dates: ACWUA Session: on May 6th ACWUA Reception:…

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Second Arab Water Conference

Qatar, Doha,
May 27, 2014 - May 29, 2014
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June 2014

Date: 23 June, 2014 Time: 11:00-12:30 GMT Venue: The World Wide Web Approach Core of our methodology is the Dialogic Change Model (DCM). The four phased model helps to create a change process that can be owned by all stakeholders. It allows you to structure your stakeholder processes more clearly and offers different strategies for engaging your partners. Objectives of the Webinar Sharing Best Practices and Lessons Learned for IWRM. Learning about the Stakeholder Dialogue approach. Building-up an exchange platform of experts on Stakeholder Dialogues in IWRM in the region.…

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September 2014

GCC Power & Water Forum

Dubai,
September 1, 2014 - September 2, 2014

Hosted and Organized by BE Summits, GCC Power and Water Forum is focused towards exclusivity and content. This event brings together policy makers, distinguished personnel from Utilities/Ministries and technology leaders in the business community to share their vision in order to establish the initiatives required for the right solution. This forum provides a stage for discussions on benchmarking crucial issues to seize new opportunities and make them effective for the region. This is achieved through a blend of in-depth real life case studies…

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November 2014

WATER REUSE by the DWA

November 4, 2014 - November 7, 2014

Concept Water scarcity depends on population growth, climate changes and urbanization scare. The reuse of treated wastewater is a contribution to the management of limited resources in developing as well as in industrialized countries in the fi elds of agriculture, urban development, industry, hotels and transport. For the fi rst time, the topic of water reuse will be focused in a one week programme containing modules of: • Water reuse – overview for practitioners and case studies by the DWA seminar, 4./5. November 2013 Practical…

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January 2015

The 3rd Arab Water Week (AWW)

January 11, 2015 - January 15, 2015

The 3rd Arab Water Week (AWW) is an international meeting in the Arab region which tackles water management issues through establishing innovative partnerships and platforms of collaborative work on water issues in the region. The importance of this meeting lies in providing a platform for greater coordination among the existing network of key stakeholders active in the water sector in the region. The 3rd Arab Water Week (AWW) does not only provide an opportunity to enhance communication flows, synergies and the sharing of successful…

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May 2015

We would like to invite your organization to take part in this training and share your experience with the other organizations. We kindly ask you to nominate two names from your organization according to the following criteria; The membership of your organization is valid until the year 2015 at the Arab Countries Water Utilities Association (ACWUA) Has good knowledge about stakeholders dialogue Has extensive experience in at least one of the following topics; water governance, IWRM, water conservation and demand…

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  The efficient functioning of economies and healthy societies demands effective regulation in all sectors to provide a stable framework and to promote growth, well-being and long-term sustainable economic prosperity. A wide range of generic regulatory issues and solutions are examined, challenged and critically analysed as a means to improve decision making, regulatory frameworks and reform processes. Participants will assess current regulatory initiatives, and, through exploration of alternative methods, examine international comparisons and practices, and look at the applicability of implementing these in local contexts. Training…

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October 2015

The IWA Development Congress & Exhibition is one of IWA's main biennial events.  It specifically addresses urban water management issues in low and middle-income countries. ACWUA proposal won the competition and was selected as a host partner for the event, referring back to the well established partnership, cooperation and working relationship between ACWUA and IWA, and the good experience of ACWUA in organizing small and medium sized events for regional audience, and the very good conference facilities in Jordan, the…

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November 2015

Third Regional Workshop of the MDG+ Initiative

November 18, 2015 - November 19, 2015

  The Regional Initiative for Establishing A Regional Mechanism for Improved Monitoring and Reporting on Access to Water Supply and Sanitation Services.

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April 2016

The main theme for the conference is “Water Supply and Sanitation: Widening the Technological Window for Appropriate, cost-effective Solutions and Better Applications”. Our focus will be on newer and rapidly-emerging technologies in water and wastewater technology, industrial pollution control, desalination, sludge-to energy, water and energy nexus, water resources & climate change adaptation and stormwater management.  We anticipate over 800 National and International registrants who share interest in all aspects of water. There will be numerous opportunities to gain new knowledge, share…

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May 2016

Join and share ACWUA Stand 305/404 – Hall A5 @ IFAT

Munich, Munich, Germany
May 30, 2016 - June 3, 2016

May 30 , 2016 - Jun 03 , 2016 We would like to invite you to join ACWUA delegation and share ACWUA stand at IFAT 2016. IFAT is the World's Leading Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management, and is a place where visitors can find strategies and solutions for using resources in intelligent cycles in a manner that ensures their long-term preservation—with a great deal of success. ACWUA Stand No. 305/404 - Hall A5 ACWUA is having larger…

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October 2016

Water Loss Reduction Training Course

Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
October 11, 2016 - October 14, 2016

This training, which is based on the Guidelines for Water Loss Reduction (free download on www.waterlossreduction.com), will take place from 10th -13th October 2016. For a minimum of 15 participants, this 4-day training by international trainers will cost 1.200 EUR (exclusive of VAT) per participant, excluding board and lodging. The training will be conducted in English and is primarily geared towards leading / executive staff of water utilities (in developing countries) whose field of work is related to water loss reduction, e.g. from the following departments: Operations / water distribution…

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November 2016

MDG+ Initiative High Level Meeting on the Water-related SDGs

Amman, Amman, Jordan
November 1, 2016 - November 2, 2016

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was adopted at the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit in 2015 and includes 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that aim to guide global action a common set of development objectives. The SDGs replace the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), which were formulated based on the declaration emanating from the Millennium Summit held in the year 2000.SDG-6 specifically aims to ensure the availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all. It is supported…

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January 2017

Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum : The Geopolitics of the Energy Transformation

Abu Dabi, United Arab Emirates
January 12, 2017 - January 13, 2017

Held Under the Patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces. ACWUA Participated gladly with such a well-organized Conference. And represented by its secretary general as Moderator on The Energy-Water Nexus session joining Framing Keynote Address by: H.E. Moulay Hafid Elalamy, Minister of Energy, Mines, Water and Environment, Kingdom of Morocco and with the Participants: • Dr. Rabia Ferroukhi, Head, Policy…

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March 2017

ACWUA discussed on of its successful applied research projects about: “Diagnosis Techniques & Strategies to Reduce Non-revenue Water in the MENA Region Miyahuna 5-Years NRW Strategic & Investment Plan 2017 – 2021”

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July 2017

Under the consortium composed by GVC, CISP, CONCERN WW and ACWUA, a final workshop was organized with purpose of defining the Performance Improvement Plans for application of Non -Revenue Water Reduction strategies for the three Water Establishments of Bekaa, North and South in Lebanon. This workshop was organized within the project financed by European Union “Promoting Sustainable Management of Water Services and Resources in Countries Affected by the Syrian Crisis” and implemented by the consortium of international partners in collaboration…

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Dr. Ahmed Al-Azzam, Director of Training and Human Resources, representing the Secretary General of the ACWUA presented a lecture entitled "Capacity Building for Workers in the Water and Sanitation Sector in the Arab Region". The event was held under the patronage of the Jordanian Prime Minister in Amman, Jordan.

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September 2017

Korea International Water Week 2017 (KIWW 2017)

GYEONGJU, Korea, Republic of
September 20, 2017 - September 23, 2017

The Korea International Water Week 2017 (KIWW 2017) co-hosted by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (MoLIT), the Ministry of Environment (ME), Daegu Metropolitan City, Gyeongsangbuk-Do Province and K-water of the Republic of Korea, which will be held from September 20 to 23 in Gyeongju, Republic of Korea. KIWW 2017 includes number of prominent programs and side events such as World Water Partnership, Water Leaders Round Table, Water Business Forum, the 2nd Annual Review Meeting on the Implementation Road…

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The High Level Conference on Climate Change Assessment and Adaptation in the Arab Region organized by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), in collaboration with the implementing partners of the “Regional Initiative for the Assessment of Climate Change Impacts on Water Resources and Socio-Economic Vulnerability in the Arab Region” (RICCAR). The conference will be held in Beirut, Lebanon from 26 to 28 September 2017 and features the launching of the Arab Climate Change Assessment Report…

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October 2017

The International Exhibition & Conference for the Infrastructure of New & Sustainable Cities In Africa & Middle East is going to be held in Cairo, Egypt from 17th to 19th October 2017. The Exhibition is under the patronage of The Prime Minister, Ministry of Housing ,Utilities & Urban Communities, The ministry of water resources and irrigation, Ministry of agriculture and land reclamation, Ministry of Environmental Affairs, Minister of Trade, Industry and SMEs, Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy, Ministry of…

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November 2017

Context and current perspective of water efficiency in the Mediterranean

Barcelona, Spain
November 22, 2017 - November 24, 2017

The Association of Mediterranean Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASCAME) and the Union of Mediterranean Confederation of Enterprises (BUSINESSMED) are organizing the 11th Mediterranean Week of Economic Leaders, from 22-24 November at Casa Llotja de Mar, in Barcelona. ACWUA’s participation shall be as speaker for the I MedaWater Forum during the session “Context and current perspective of water efficiency in the Mediterranean”.

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Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) in collaboration with the Wastewater Treatment and Reclamation Program and Water Research Center, organizing a regional workshop on Management of Municipal Wastewater in Arab Countries and requested the support of ACWUA as a regional partner and the good knowledge to nominate speakers from the Arab region to discuss the main topics and summarize the current situation and future visions of experts who will attend the workshop Objectives of the workshop: Provide a platform for…

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May 2018

The Third Arab Water Conference

kuwait, Kuwait
May 2, 2018 - May 3, 2018
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IFAT

Munich, Munich, Germany
May 14, 2018 - May 19, 2018

 

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June 2018

First Palestine International Water Forum

Palestine,
June 25, 2018 - June 28, 2018
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March 2019

5th Arab Water Week (2019)

March 3 @ 8:00 am - March 7 @ 5:00 pm

  More details please visit fifth Arab Water Week website: https://arabwaterweek.com/  

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