UEA Water Security Research Centre (WSRC)

The UEA Water Security Research Centre applies world-class natural and social science to address important theoretical, practical and policy challenges of managing water sustainably in a rapidly changing world.

The Centre draws upon the unique skills and experience of internationally-renowned researchers in the School of International Development and the School of Environmental Sciences to address key water security and related issues from the individual to the global level through inter-disciplinary research, teaching and capacity-building.

Latest News

Pouring good water after bad: China´s water stress set to worsen with transfer initiatives

WSRC´s Professor Dabo Guan involved in new research painting a grim picture for the future of China´s water supplypublished in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) on 12 January 2015. Read More »

Upcoming seminars hosted by WSRC

Chief Freshwater Adviser to WWF-UK and Visiting UEA Research Fellow, Dr David Tickner, will present his ongoing research with WWF and China´s General Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Planning and Design, into the principles, procedures, and approaches that have underpinned river restoration efforts globally. Read More »