USask and NRCan sign MOU to advance national water security

OTTAWA – At a special ceremony today, the University of Saskatchewan (USask) and Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) signed a five-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will str...

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Knowledge Mobilization Lessons from the Inaugural GWF Annual Science Meeting

The inaugural GWF Annual Science Meeting provided a unique opportunity to build relationships for the co-creation of research methods and outcomes that are more responsive to water...

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GWF project lead speaks to CBC on water issues in First Nations communities

Dawn Martin-Hill, Associate Professor at McMaster University, speaks to CBC on why so few people on Six Nations reserve have clean running water and how her GWF-funded project aims...

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CFI funds high-tech tools at U of S for cancer, water and food security research

Five researchers at the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) have been awarded a total of $625,000 by the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) for state-of-the-art equipment that ...

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GWF welcomes Canada 150 Chair Jay Famiglietti

World-leading U.S. water scientist recruited to U of S

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Global Water Futures announces 21 new projects across Canada

Research aims to predict Canada’s future hydrology and support decision-making

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Global Water Futures to launch Smart Water Systems Laboratory

Drone technology will transform observation of Canadian waters

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Wolf Creek Research Basin honoured by Yukon government

After 25 years, this remarkable research site is proving invaluable towards understanding the relationship between hydrology and climate change in Northern Canada.

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U of S hydrologist Howard Wheater to advise on U.S. national water future

Renowned University of Saskatchewan hydrologist Howard Wheater, who co-leads the world’s largest university-based water research initiative—Global Water Futures (GWF), has been app...

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GWF PhD Excellence Scholarships Announced

Global Institute for Water Security (GIWS), University of Saskatchewan announced at least 10 awards valued each at $45,000 per year (up to 3 years) for Canadian and international s...

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Global Water Futures announces $16.2M funding for 11 projects across Canada

The University of Saskatchewan-led Global Water Futures (GWF) program has funded 11 initial research projects across Canada totaling nearly $16.2 million over the next three years ...

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