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The XVIth World Water Congress “Bridging Science and Policy” to be held in Cancun, Mexico, is jointly organized by the International Water Resources Association (IWRA), the National Water Commission of Mexico (CONAGUA) and the National Association of Water and Sanitation Utilities (ANEAS)


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IWRA organises and supports events related to advancing water resources knowledge, policy and management around the world.

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IWRA Update

IIWRA Newsletter 2016 -

 Issue 1 (March 2016)


Registration opens on September 2016!

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The XVIth World Water Congress International Scientific Committee (ISC) welcomes papers for oral and posters sessions, as well as special sessions and side events, that aim to incorporate science and policy for the water challenges facing our world.

Submit your abstracts online
Submit your Special Session Proposal online
Contact information to submit a side event proposal


March 16th  2016: Abstract, special session and side event submission is open now
September 1st  2016: Deadline for abstract, and special session submission
September 2016: Registration opens
November 1st  2016: Deadline to submit Side Event proposals

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The overall theme for the XVIth World Water Congress is “Bridging Science and Policy

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Meet Cancun, the heart of the XVI World Water Congress of IWRA Click here.


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