SWP Learning Event “Assessment of Surface and Groundwater”


Oct 26, 2017 | 9:00 am | NADEL

The SWP is organizing an internal learning event on the topic of assessment of surface and groundwater. This one-day event will take place on 26. October 2017 in Zurich (NADEL). Targeted participants: any SWP member willing to gain additional concrete knowledge […]


SWISS WATER INTEGRITY AWARD 2017


Oct 31, 2017 | 12:00 am |

Are you a champion of Water Integrity? We have the pleasure to announce the Swiss Water Integrity Award 2017. The Swiss Water Partnership in cooperation with cewas and the support of SDC and the Water Integrity Network will reward organizations […]


SAVE THE DATE: SDG WATER EVENT


Nov 8, 2017 | 10:00 am |

  SDG WATER – Sharing Experiences Around Monitoring at Country Level Are you interested to know what Swiss-based organisations are doing to strengthen the monitoring of water-related SDG targets? Would you like to contribute to recommendations that will feed into […]


SDG Water Event


Nov 8, 2017 | 10:00 am | Allresto

Why Join this Event? The event mainly tagets SWP members. It aims at providing space for the SWP members to share experiences on the monitoring of water-related SDG targets with a particular focus on strengthening capacity. Whereas the country level […]


Call for Participation: Swiss Booth at World Water Forum 2018


Mar 18, 2018 | 12:00 am - Mar 23, 2018 | 11:59 pm |

SWP together with SDC is happy to announce the call for participation for the Swiss Booth at the World Water Forum 2018 in Brasilia! About The World Water Forum (WWF) is the world’s largest water-related event organized every three years. […]


MOOC “Introduction to Faecal Sludge Management”


May 1, 2017 | 12:00 am - Dec 31, 2020 | 12:00 am |

Do you want learn how to apply concepts of sustainable faecal sludge management on a city-wide scale? Eawag-Sandec will launch the fourth MOOC of the series “Water, Sanitation and Solid Waste for Development” on May 1. The 5-weeks online course […]


Save the Date: SWP Learning Event


Oct 26, 2017 | 12:00 am | ETH Zürich

Save the date for the SWP learning event where different experts will address the topic of “Assessment of Surface and Groundwater” within the framework of integrated water resource management taking into account both aspects of water quality and quantity. More information […]


SWISS WATER INTEGRITY AWARD 2017


Oct 31, 2017 | 12:00 am |

Are you a champion of Water Integrity? We have the pleasure to announce the Swiss Water Integrity Award 2017. The Swiss Water Partnership in cooperation with cewas and the support of SDC and the Water Integrity Network will reward organizations […]


Vertiefungskurs: Sedimentmanagement in Fliessgewässern


Nov 22, 2017 | 12:00 am | EAWAG Dübendorf

Sedimentmanagement in Fliessgewässern - Synergien zwischen Wasserbau und Ökologie Die Sedimentdynamik prägt die Struktur und Funktion der Flussökosysteme. Der Kurs vermittelt praxisnah die wichtigsten Erkenntnisse aus dem kürzlich abgeschlossenen Forschungsprojekt „Geschiebe- und Habitatdynamik“. Neben Grundlagen zur Sedimentdynamik werden anhand von […]


Regional Youth Meeting


Nov 23, 2017 | 12:00 am - Nov 27, 2017 | 11:59 pm |

Lomé, Togo – November 23-27, 2017 In November, the International Secretariat for Water is convening a Regional Youth Meeting for West Africa. The meeting has two goals. The first is to develop a vision on water to present at the World […]


Grey, green or hybrid? The Potential of nature-based solutions for DRR


Dec 6, 2017 | 12:00 am - Dec 7, 2017 | 11:59 pm | ABZ Spiez

So called grey solutions, conventional civil engineering infrastructure for disaster risk reduction (DRR) are often used to mitigate disaster impacts and protect people and assets. Nature-based solutions, green Infrastructure, ecosystem-based DRR…there are various terms that refer to using nature and […]


Tech4Dev 2018 International Conference


Jun 27, 2018 | 12:00 am - Jun 29, 2018 | 11:59 pm | Swiss Tech Convention Center EPFL, Lausanne

Innovative technologies to advance inclusive social and economic development in the Global South Application Deadline: 30. September 2017 The call for sessions, events and papers of the 5th International Conference of the UNESCO Chair in Technologies for Development has been […]


International IWA Conference "S2small2017"


Oct 22, 2017 | 12:00 am - Oct 26, 2017 | 11:59 pm |

International IWA conference on sustainable solutions for small water and wastewater treatment systems (S2small2017) will be held from October 22-26 in the city congress center in Nantes, France. S2small2017 is co-organized by IMT Atlantique, GEPEA, IWA and ASTEE and will […]


E-Learning Course: Introduction to Water Diplomacy


Nov 6, 2017 | 12:00 am - Dec 3, 2017 | 11:59 pm |

The purpose of this course offered by UNITAR will first be to raise awareness on the current state of freshwater resources worldwide and the need for adequate diplomatic solutions to stimulate cooperation around the way the resource is managed. It […]


Regional Youth Meeting


Nov 23, 2017 | 12:00 am - Nov 27, 2017 | 11:59 pm |

Lomé, Togo – November 23-27, 2017 In November, the International Secretariat for Water is convening a Regional Youth Meeting for West Africa. The meeting has two goals. The first is to develop a vision on water to present at the World […]

Latest news

  • Thank you Lucien!

    Lucien Blaser worked as SWP coordinator between October 2015 and May 2017. His contribution to the platform was remarkable. He considerably contributed to consolidate the platform by systematising all processes and tools, and improving the corporate design (website, flyer, newsletter layout). Lucien’s dedication to the platform was exemplary. He perfectly managed among others the Swiss […]
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Past SWP Events

Event at Swiss Booth in Stockholm

Aug 31, 2017 | 1:30 pm |

Junior Water Prize - meet the Winner Anna Lena Klein from Engelberg, Stans (NW) won the “Swiss Junior Water Prize 2017” for her research work on «Algae-based Bioplastics – How to produce plastic from algae”. The prize has been awarded […]

Invitation: Swiss Reception at the World Water Week

Aug 28, 2017 | 6:00 pm |

Date: 28th August 2017 | Time: 6-7 PM | Place: Swiss Booth Stand Nr. 6 at the WWW The Swiss Water Partnership together with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) as well as the Embassy of Switzerland  in Sweden warmly […]