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News The IWA Specialist group: A call for nominations for its 2008 prizes on sustainability in the urban water sector

The International Water Association Specialist Group on Sustainability in the Water Sector is pleased to invite nominations for the 2008 Prizes for Excellence in Sustainable Urban Water Management. These awards, sponsored by CH2MHILL, recognise and celebrate distinctive contributions in the field of sustainable urban water resources management.

Two categories of award are open for nomination;

  • Research excellence in support of sustainable urban water management
  • Innovation in the practical realisation of sustainable urban water
The deadline for nominations is 1st June 2008. Winning entries will be showcased and prizes awarded during the IWA World Water Congress which will be held in Vienna, 7-12 September 2008.

Further details about the prizes and nomination forms can be found at under the ‘Programmes’ heading or contact:

Contact information Dr. Paul Jeffrey, Principal Research Fellow, Centre for Water Science, Cranfield University: Cranfield, Beds MK43 0AL, UK (email: ;
Phone: +44 (0)1234 754814 ; Fax: +44 (0)1234 751671
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Source of information Dr. Paul Jeffrey, Cranfield University, UK
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Geographical coverage United Kingdom
News date 18/01/2008
Working language(s) ENGLISH