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Dr Kristen D Splinter from the UNSW Water Research Laboratory was awarded a four-year Future Fellowship by the Australian Research Council (ARC) to advance the ability to predict changes to...
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The Australian Government and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) recently co-hosted the Asia-Pacific Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (APMCDRR) to provide a forum for delegates...
Written by Benno Böer, Shawn Kelly & Andrew Dansie UNESCO is deeply engaged in the monitoring, scientific research and sustainable utilization of mangroves. The inclusion of mangroves in UNESCO-designated sites,...

Research centres and expertise

Research centres and expertise

Research centres

The Institute draws on the expertise of UNSW research centres and facilities to bring a truly multi-disciplinary approach.


Our expertise is grouped into seven broad categories containing a total of 25 key capabilities.

About us

About us

UNSW Global Water Institute team
Professor Greg Leslie

UNSW-GWI's Director.

Leadership team

Meet the leadership team and Steering Committee.

Australian Water Partnership

Launched by DFAT to share Australia's water expertise.

PLuS Alliance

Three prestigious research institutions join forces.