Water Innovation and Research Centre (WIRC) co-director Professor Jan Hofman is one of the guest editors of a forthcoming special issue of Sustainability (ISSN 2071-1050), with a theme of "Water Security and Resilience".

Topics of interest

You can read the full message from the co-editors on the Sustainability website. This Special Issue focuses on four major risks—water scarcity, flooding, declining water quality and untreated wastewater—and how we can take steps to improve water resilience.

Specific topics include:

  • water security and resilience
  • water governance
  • sustainability
  • low-carbon innovative technologies to treat drinking and waste water
  • assessment tools

Manuscript submissions

Manuscripts should be submitted online at the Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI). You can read further information on how to submit on the website

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 20 August 2022.