Research

The Institute's demand-driven research activities focus on and contribute to the knowledge base concerning water & development.

Academic departments

Water Supply, Sanitation and Environmental Engineering 
Reducing water scarcity and achieving acess to adequate and equitable drinking water, sanitation and hygiene.

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Water Governance

Achieving lasting transformations towards equitable, sustainable and peaceful ways of protecting, using, sharing, managing and interacting with water and water-based ecosystems.

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Land & Water Management

Adding value to managed land-water systems: monitoring, assessing, understanding and anticipating the impact of intervention and change.

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Water Resources and Ecosystems

Sustaining inland natural resources by balancing the development, protection and restoration of freshwater ecosystems and increasing substantially the share of renewable energy.

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Coastal & Urban Risk & Resilience

Building resilience and adaptive capacity for people, ecosystems and infrastructure in coastal and urban areas.

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Hydroinformatics and Socio-Technical Innovation

Catalysing change in society, technology and policy and enhancing the use of enabling ICTs, towards sustainability and resilience.

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SENSE Research School

The research quality at IHE Delft has been assessed in 2014 by the Evaluation Committee of the SENSE Research School for the period 2007 to 2013. The Evaluation Committee considered the research accomplishments of IHE Delft, especially as they relate to developing countries, as highly effective.

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Booklet of IHE Delft and the Sustainable Development Goals

Through our overarching work on capacity development, IHE Delft aims to make a tangible contribution to achieving all Sustainable Development Goals in which water is key, including SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation

Innovations for Water and Development

Realising that present and future water-related problems require out-of-the-box thinking and unusual business approaches, IHE Delft supports innovation in all our core activities of education, research and capacity development. To celebrate the 60th anniversary of IHE Delft, we have selected 60 examples of innovation to feature in this second edition of the Innovations booklet.

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