AWS Global Water Stewardship Forum

5 -6 June 2024

SAVE THE DATE: AWS Global Water Stewardship Forum 2024

We are pleased to welcome participants back to Edinburgh, Scotland, for the 2024 AWS Global Water Stewardship Forum, which will be held on 5-6 June 2024 at the Assembly Rooms.

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About the Forum

The AWS Global Water Stewardship Forum is one of the key events in which our community of members, implementers and stakeholders share knowledge and learning on the evolution of water stewardship practice and forge new directions through dialogue and partnerships. Held annually in Edinburgh, Scotland, since 2016, it has become the must-attend event for the international water stewardship community.


Key discussion topics will include:

  • Water, climate and sustainable development
    • Connecting water, climate and biodiversity action
    • Creating connections and incentives for water stewardship through policy engagement
  • Water stewardship community
    • Convergence within the water stewardship community
    • Collective action in critical catchments
  • Alliance for Water Stewardship System
    • AWS Standard Review & Revision
    • AWS Assurance System updates
    • Knowledge and learning from the best practice experiences

Sponsorship opportunity 

Are you interested in raising your organisation’s visibility by sponsoring the 2024 AWS Forum? Please complete this form to find out more about sponsorship opportunities.

2023 Overview Report

The 2023 Global Water Stewardship Forum included over 175 registered delegates, representing over 100 organisations worldwide.

During the 2023 AWS Global Water Stewardship Forum, we gained insights and learned from those working on water stewardship in the private and public sectors, and civil society organisations. To learn more about the sessions and key takeaways, download and read our overview report below.

For more information regarding the 2023 AWS Global Water Stewardship Forum, visit our 2023 Forum page.