Individual Profiles A – C D – F G – J Mediawiki Study Area: Maesnant (Wales) – Tony Jones K – N O – S T – Z Young scientists support The Commission wishes to attract students and young scientists interested in water sustainability and related topics. To this end members are encouraged to introduce their students and young colleagues to the activities of the … Continue reading Members

Journal Publications

Selected journals on the various aspects of water research were identified, belonging mainly to the upper 25% of ranked journal in the various fields.        Read more… The 10 most recent papers of members were published in the following journals (in no particular order, list not exhaustive): Hydrological Processes  |  Natural Hazards  |  Water Resources  |  Climate  |  Revista Asociación Argentina de Geología aplicada a la Ingeniería  … Continue reading Journal Publications


2018 Commission Meeting – Quebec, Canada (6-10 August) read more 2017 Commission Meeting – Lake Baikal, Russia (16-20 August)  read more 2016 Meeting at the 33rd IGC – Beijing, China (21-25 August) read more 2015 Meeting at the IGU Regional Conference – Moscow, Russia (17-21 August) read more 2014 Commission Meeting – Dubrovnik, Croatia (24-28 August) read more 2013 Commission Meeting – Lanzhou, China (14-18 … Continue reading Meetings


RELATED IGU COMMISSIONS International Geographical Union  |   Home of Geography  |  IGU Journals Project  |  IGU Announcements & Opportunities  |  C16.03 Climatology  |  C16.19 Hazard and Risk  |  C16.23 Karst  | C16.30 Mediterranean Basin  |  C16.20 Health and Environment  |  2018 MOSCOW Thematic Conference  |  2018 Quebec IGU – Regional Conference WATER ORGANISATIONS International Water Association  |  International Water Management Institute (IWMI)  |  SIWI – Stockholm … Continue reading Links

About us

HISTORY The Commission for Water SUSTAINABILITY of the International Geographical Union (IGU) was founded in 1998 by Dr. Tony Jones (Aberystwyth) as “Study Group on Hydrological Extreme Events”. It was upgraded to Commission status in 2002 and renamed to “Commission for Water Sustainability”. Following the retirement of several founding members and the ending of the term of the previous chair, Prof. C. Cassardo, in 2015 … Continue reading About us

News Archive

December 2019 Retirement of Prof. Scarpati December 2016 In Memoriam – Long-term and enthusiastic member of the commission June 2014 Evaluation of phase VII (2008-2013) of the IHP August 2014 12th Commission meeting in Dubrovnik, Croatia August 2013 11th Commission meeting in Lanzhou, China August 2013 commission-for-water-sustainability_kyoto2013 December 2011 Announcement of next Commission meeting in Cologne, Germany September 2011 New book published – author Tony … Continue reading News Archive