Highlights from Water Security and Federal Rivers workshop

Posted on 27th April 2012

A global workshop gathered 35 delegates from 12 countries to exchange lessons learned from water reforms to manage water-related risks and conflicts in federal rivers.

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Highlights from Water Security, Risk and Society conference

Posted on 26th April 2012

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Andrew Hamilton, spoke enthusiastically about Oxford’s key role in the leadership of the global water security agenda on 17th April at the Natural History Museum to over 220 delegates from policy, research, civil society and business participating in the International Conference on Water Security, Risk and Society.

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Water scarcity to drive conflict, hit food and energy, experts say

Posted on 18th April 2012

Water is increasingly becoming a scarce resource and shortages could drive conflict, hit food and energy production, and threaten growth in renewable energy technology, experts warned at a water security conference on Monday.

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Oxford University conference Water Security, Risk and Society responds to society’s most pressing water security challenges

Posted on 14th April 2012

On 16-18 April a key international conference will bring together scientists, policymakers and business leaders to understand the status of water security around the world, and define priorities for action.

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