HWISE Members Awarded the Society for Anthropological Sciences 2020 Carol R. Ember Book Prize

We would like to officially congratulate HWISE members Dr. Alexandra Brewis and Dr. Amber Wutich, whose book Lazy, Crazy, and Disgusting: Stigma and the Undoing of Global Health was awarded the Society for Anthropological Sciences 2020 Carol R. Ember Book Prize earlier this…

Webinar – Experiências da Insegurança Hídrica Domiciliar no Brasil

Our first webinar “Experiências da Insegurança Hídrica Domiciliar no Brasil” was held on August 27, 2020 for Brazilian researchers. The webinar was attended by 38 professionals and researchers from different institutions, including Federal University of ABC, University of São Paulo,…

Statement from HWISE Executive Committee and Steering Committee on Racism and Next Steps

In early June, the HWISE-RCN Executive and Steering Committee issued a joint statement on racism and water insecurity. Alongside this statement, the RCN launched a permanent feature on the website dedicated to racism, water insecurity, and environmental injustice. These pages include publications, organizations,…