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We represent the German water sector worldwide. We connect you with water technology and expertise "Made in Germany".

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German Water Partnership statement on the war in Ukraine

German Water Partnership is deeply concerned and affected by the ongoing war in Ukraine. We hope for an end to this war - our thoughts are with all the people who are suffering immensely as a result of this war.

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Industrial Water Compendium

As a part of a project funded by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment (BMU) GWP has prepared a compendium on industrial water in India and the MENA countries Tunisia, Morocco, Egypt and Jordan.

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New Index of Members available

GWP has around 300 members from different areas of the water management sector. Find out more and get a comprehensive overview in our latest Index of Members.

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International Market Development

GWP will again implement numerous activities in 2022 as part of the Market Development Programme (MEP) of the Federal Ministry of Economics and Climate Protection (BMWK), including Brazil, Uzbekistan, South America and Saudi Arabia.  

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GWP in numbers

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Operating in more than 100 countries

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12 country and regional sections

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6 thematic working groups

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more than 50 anual meetings and events

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News & Information

Mobilizing women networks in the WASH sector | Talking with AfWA’s gender specialist Dr. Leticia Ackun - #womeninwater

Together with interview partners from the international water sector, the association shines a light on the role of women in the still predominantly male water supply and sanitation sector. The interview series aims to make women more visible in the industry and encourage young professionals to pursue a career in the field.

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BLUE PLANET Berlin Water Dialogues 2022/23: New Advisory Board

With the new advisory board, concentrated expertise from the water sector is once again coming together to put together an exciting programme. We look forward to the continuation of the BLUE PLANET Berlin Water Dialogues in autumn 2022!

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Innovative products, processes and strategies - SIWW 2022

The Singapore International Water Week 2022 is one of the leading international water fairs in Asia. The event once again offered participants the opportunity to participate in a global exchange on new and innovative water solutions and to network with international experts.

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Delegation trip to the 9th World Water Forum 2022 in Dakar, Senegal

The World Water Forum, the world's largest event on water, was held for the 9th time from 21 to 26 March 2022 - but for the first time in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Talking to GWP General Manager Julia Braune about #womeninwater

On the occasion of this year’s International Women's Day on March 8th, German Water Partnership launches the new column "Women in Water". Together with interview partners from the international water industry, the association shines a light on the role of women in the still predominantly male water supply and sanitation sector

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Upcoming Events

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In collaboration with German operators, GWP has developed the concept of a new model for partnerships between German local operators and operators from developing and emerging countries. This model was developed by GWP’s working group Operation and Capacity Development and in close cooperation with German development cooperation, especially Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ).
BLUE PLANET Berlin Water Dialogues aims to be the leading political forum for the water industry in Germany. Both the international character of the participants from governments, non-governmental organisations, research and science and the participation of decision-makers of international water consumers from industry, energy and agriculture as well as the fact that Berlin is an internationally recognised know-how location in the water sector contribute to the BLUE PLANET Berlin Water Dialogues.
German Water Partnership has supported the Export Initiative Environmental Technologies of the Federal Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection from the very beginning and has already successfully implemented many projects.
Would you like to enter a foreign market?
Then take advantage of measures supported by the Market Development Programme (MEP) of the Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi).
The German Water Partnership-Days are a series of events where German experts from the water sector meet with international decision-makers from the respective country to elaborate on appropriate solutions for the water industry. The GWP-Days are carried out by GWP and their active members.
Within the framework of the Chamber and Association Partnership Programme, BMZ supports the project GAPWAS – German-African Partnership for Water and Sanitation – via Sequa GmbH.
“Together as a strong network”, GWP and its members present themselves with a joint booth at numerous trade fairs worldwide throughout the year. In addition to the booth, GWP is part of the general program at each fair.
As part of the special initiative on training and employment, the BMZ, via sequa gGmbH, is funding the PartnerAfrica project to establish an African Water and Sanitation Academy (AWASA). The project is being implemented on the basis of cooperation between GWP and the African Water Association (AfWA).

Publications

Reference Projects Working Group Water & Energy

The working group Water & Energy deals with the topic of energy-efficient water management and energy generation from wastewater or the waste products that arise… Read more

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Index of Members

In this index you will find all our members listed. At a glance you can immediately see the industry and competencies of the respective member. Read more

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Industrial Water Compendium

A guide for decision makers in the industrial wastewater sector in the MENA and India regions to help implement effective and sustainable strategies and technologies. Read more

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Competency Maps

Our company-competency catalogues represent a quick and easy overview of our members of the different regions. It shows their activities and capacities to let you… Read more

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