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About Publications

Seeks to facilitate knowledge generation and exchange through several publishing activities:


Water International (WI) is the official peer reviewed journal of the Association. Published by a major international publisher, Routledge Press, on behalf of IWRA, it is a leading source of information on international water resources research and policy.


IWRA publishes two series of Policy Briefs that aim to provide high quality analysis and practical recommendations for policy makers on important development issues. Water International Policy Briefs are based on thematic special issues of IWRA’s journal and published with the support of Routledge Press. IWRA Policy Briefs are published in association with key partners.

World Water Diplomacy and Science News

Webinars are based on themes of timely interest, including topics of special issues of Water International but also aligned with the international water agenda and in close collaboration with key partners. These participatory events are designed to help academics, dedicated practitioners, and policy professionals further explore and engage in fruitful discussions.

Water, Energy, Food, Environmental Safety

The IWRA Update is a quarterly newsletter that contains news briefs about IWRA members, regional chapters activities, calls for papers, and global water news.


IWRA also publishes books, conference proceedings and partners with various organisations to produce special publications and affiliated journals on water resources issues.