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Welcome to the World of Groundwater

Welcome to the World of Groundwater

The World's groundwater resources are of key importance to sustainable development. Making full benefit from the groundwater resources and controlling effectively the ever-present groundwater problems -such as overuse and pollution- are very demanding tasks. Sharing groundwater information and experience all around the globe would be of great help in this respect. This is what IGRAC supports and promotes. 

IGRAC is dedicated to groundwater information and knowledge in the widest sense, on a world-wide scale and on a non-commercial basis.

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Online Africa Groundwater Atlas has officially been launched
Post date: Thu, 05/12/2016 - 11:14
The British Geological Survey (BGS) has developed the Africa Groundwater Atlas in partnership with the International Association of Hydrogeologists (...
Groundwater Game tested in Tanzania
Post date: Mon, 04/11/2016 - 08:42
IGRAC developed a Serious Game on 'Improving Groundwater Management Through Cooperation and Collective Action', which has been tested and applied to...
Using groundwater to reduce poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa
Post date: Tue, 03/29/2016 - 09:27
New study to examine the potential of groundwater to expand irrigation and increase access to safe water in Tanzania Groundwater beneath the land...
Groundwater Monitoring Workshop for South-East Asia
Post date: Wed, 03/23/2016 - 15:29
On 15-16 March 2016, the workshop 'Groundwater Monitoring in Southeast Asia' was held in the Asia Hotel, in Bangkok Thailand. The workshop was...


IGRAC at Adaptation Futures
Event Date:
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 (All day) to Friday, May 13, 2016 (All day)
Adaptation Futures 2016 is the fourth PROVIA worldwide adaptation conference. It will be held in Rotterdam from 10 to 13 May 2016. The conference...
IWA Specialist Groundwater Conference 2016 in Belgrade, Serbia
Event Date:
Thursday, June 9, 2016 (All day) to Saturday, June 11, 2016 (All day)
From 9 to 11 June, the IWA Specialist Groundwater Conference 2016 will be held at the SAVA Centar in Belgrade, Serbia. The conference is organised by...
Zocalo by Antony Stanley
Event Date:
Monday, June 20, 2016 (All day) to Friday, June 24, 2016 (All day)
The Engineering Institute of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) will host the 9th International Symposium on Managed Aquifer...
Bo Kaap, Cape Town by Stefan Siepman
Event Date:
Saturday, August 27, 2016 (All day) to Sunday, September 4, 2016 (All day)
South Africa will be hosting the 35th International Geological Congress (IGC), which is undoubtedly the most important activity of the International...