Short Course
Capacity Development

Creating future water leaders

Our Education program builds future water leaders – Integrated Water Management professionals able to collaborate, create and deliver innovative approaches to complex water management and sustainable development challenges.

The IWC Master of Integrated Water Management Water Leadership Program draw on the expertise of international leaders in teaching, research and practice to develop the leadership capacity, strategic, managerial and technical skills you need to advance in the water sector.


Our training strengthens both the individual and institutional capacity in Integrated Water Management.

Built upon our strong foundation in education, combined with expert knowledge from around Australia and across disciplines, we offer online, short and custom-designed courses tailored specifically to the needs of water professionals and their respective industries.

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AWS International Water Stewardship Standard

Join the IWC and Alliance for Water Stewardship – Australia for a face-to-face delivery of the Foundation, Advanced and Specialist training in the AWS International Water Stewardship Standard in Brisbane 13 – 15 June 2018. 

The AWS Standard is a framework for implementing good water stewardship, by identifying and tackling water challenges at site- and catchment-level. The Standard is designed to support, recognise and reward collaborative efforts to manage and drive action on shared water challenges.

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Capacity Development

Our Capacity Development Partnerships support organisations to deliver more effective programming, build sector capacity and contribute to improving the health and wellbeing of communities, the environment and economies.

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latest news

3 May
Our planet’s water resources are under increasing pressure. To address water scarcity and the deterioration...
30 April
The Sustainable Water Future Programme is hosting a seminar Towards sustainable water governance - moving from...


12 February
Coinciding with World Water Day, Adelaide’s Smart Water Summit – 22 & 23 March 2018...

International WaterCentre in numbers

The IWC network spans 170 partners and associates over 1,000 Alumni in 85 countries

Countries shaded in light blue are countries where IWC students have come from since the Master of Inegrated Water Management (MIWM) launch in 2008.

* The IWC Alumni Network has over 1,000 members in total including 370 students and graduates from the Master of Integrated Water Management (IWM) program, 163 from the Water Leadership Program and 512 graduates from IWC’s training courses.