Tuesday, June 12, 2018

SWIGS member works with local community to adapt to climate change

Sajida interviewing farmers in Pakistan

It’s 8:00 in the morning in the Sindh province of Pakistan, and Sajida Awan is preparing to head back into the field to conduct a full day of interviews with local farmers. The temperature is rising, it will be 50 degrees Celsius by mid-day, and it will take her at least two hours to get to her location.

Monday, May 21, 2018

Water Institute brings Clean Water Here Global Photography Exhibit to Kitchener

"Queuing for Water" by Joe B N Leung. Women wait in long lines for water in a village near the Changu Narayan Temple, north of B

The Clean Water Here Global Photography Exhibit, in partnership with the University of Waterloo’s Water Institute, opened at THEMUSEUM on Saturday, May 5, 2018 and features 13 photographs from around the world that document what the lack of safe drinking water means knowing the water cycle in its entirety includes all uses and users.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Blog is starting up again in the fall term!

SWIGS is excited to announce that our blog is starting up again in the fall term. We hope to talk about some fun topics but we're always looking for ideas or new topics! Currently in the works: