Water: The Life of a Community Workshop Series Report

Water: The Life of a Community Workshop Series Report

Jul 2, 2018 - Water: The Life of a Community Workshop Series Focuses on Reconciliation in the Context of Drinking Water
How Do We Solve Boil Water Advisories in First Nations Communities? RES

How Do We Solve Boil Water Advisories in First Nations Communities? RES'EAU Researcher Discusses Complexity of Solutions on CBC

Feb 6, 2018 - Dr. Ed McBean of the University of Guelph looks at what it might take to improve access to drinking water in Canada's First Nations reserves.
Our Position Paper - Breaking Through...

Our Position Paper - Breaking Through...

Oct 25, 2017 - Breaking Through-Achieving socially and technologically sustainable outcomes in drinking water systems for small, rural and indigenous communities

RES'EAU Board Member & Long-Time Collaborator Wins 2017 Water's Next Award

Jun 23, 2017 - RES'EAU BOD member Ted Molyneux, Sr. Engineer, Water/Wastewater for Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada, wins in the Academia category for his contributions to improving drinking water in small and First Nations communities.
Community Circles Program Honoured with BCWWA Award

Community Circles Program Honoured with BCWWA Award

May 31, 2017 - Industry panel selects program for Excellence and Innovation in the Water and Waste Industry Award.
White Rock Receives Historic Water Funding Towards Removal of Arsenic and Manganese

White Rock Receives Historic Water Funding Towards Removal of Arsenic and Manganese

Mar 20, 2017 - The City also partnered with water quality researchers from RES’EAU-WaterNET to collaborate and to investigate the efficacy of different technologies to provide a successful and sustainable solution to address water quality concerns.
Water: The Life of a Community Workshop Series Focuses on Reconciliation in the Context of Drinking Water

Water: The Life of a Community Workshop Series Focuses on Reconciliation in the Context of Drinking Water

Feb 27, 2017 - The Water: The Life of a Community series uses the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s 94 recommendations to frame dialogue led by community leaders and members, as well as professionals and researchers, who influence the implementation of sustainable healthy water solutions within First Nations communities.
HQP Present RES

HQP Present RES'EAU Mobile Plants at First Nations Water Operator Conference

Oct 19, 2016 - Network students show off our tech piloting abilities in presentation and an on-site display.
International Workshop Focuses on Water Safety Plans for Small Systems

International Workshop Focuses on Water Safety Plans for Small Systems

May 17, 2016 - RES’EAU-WaterNET invited leading experts and researchers from Great Britain and Canada to Cranfield University May 17-19, 2016 to share their expertise and experiences with water safety plan (WSP) development and implementation.

IUVA Congress was held in Vancouver (BC)

Jan 31, 2016 - 2016 IUVA World Congress & Exhibition Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada January 31- February 3rd, 2016

RES'EAU HQP Out in Force at AANDC Annual Operators Conference

Oct 29, 2015 - Six network R&D personnel presented their research to water operators in Vancouver this week.

New Network of First Nations Water Operators Announced

Oct 29, 2015 - First Nations water operators in British Columbia and the Yukon Territories have launched their own network to support and advocate for their profession.

RES'EAU R&D Personnel Present at NOM 6

Sep 20, 2015 - Four of RES'EAU's R&D personnel were selected to present at The 6th International Water Association (IWA) Specialist Conference on Natural Organic Matter in Water

RES'EAU Welcomes Japanese Delegates as Part of International Collaboration

Sep 20, 2015 - As part of an ongoing research collaboration with Japan, RES'EAU recently hosted a visit from Drs. Mari Asami and Dai Shimazaki

Putting Small Systems on the Map

Jul 28, 2015 - Three North American research networks will collaborate on rural and remote drinking water challenges.

Dr. David Wilkinson: Powering up Canada’s research efforts in clean energy and water technology

Jul 27, 2015 - Working first in the private sector and later as an academic researcher, Dr. David Wilkinson brings to RESEAU an impressive track record in electrochemistry, electrochemical engineering and clean energy technology development.

Download a Report from our AGM 2015!

Jun 27, 2015 - Check out this overview of the talks at RES'EAU's Annual General Meeting 2015 -- featuring updates and panel discussions on small water systems issues in North America, progress reports on our Community Circles projects, and more.

RES'EAU Scientific Director Recipient of 2015 Water's Next Award

Jun 26, 2015 - RES’EAU-WaterNET Scientific Director Dr. Madjid Mohseni was honoured with a Water’s Next 2015 award in the Academia/NGO category at a ceremony in Vancouver, BC June 25th.

RES'EAU PI Named NSERC Industrial Chair

Jun 3, 2015 - Congratulations to RES’EAU investigator Dr. Manuel J. Rodriguez of Université Laval on his recent appointment as NSERC Industrial Chair in the Management and Surveillance of Drinking Water Quality from the Watershed to the Citizen's Tap.

RES'EAU PI Dr. Jamal Deen Elected to European Academy of Sciences and Arts

Mar 13, 2015 - Prof. Deen is a co-PI on RESEAU Project 2.3, Novel Micro-Scale Sensors for Free Chlorine Measurement in Water Treatment Plants and Distribution Systems.

2014: A Year in Review

Jan 13, 2015 - Check out the highlights of 2014, a banner year for the beginning of our second phase of innovation.

Small Water Systems Orientation and Training Workshop a Hit

Jan 8, 2015 - Network trainees headed to a small Ontario community synonymous with water safety issues in December.

Student-Led Workshops Engage First Nations Youth in Water Issues

Oct 21, 2014 - Respecting the spirit and life-giving force of water was a recurring theme in two workshops aimed at First Nations youth and focusing on the importance of water quality through a culturally relevant and holistic lens.

Making Research Relevant for First Nations

Oct 15, 2014 - RES’EAU-WaterNET hosts session at 7th BC First Nation Water & Wastewater Operational Excellence Conference.

RES'EAU Investigator Dr. Jamal Deen Elected President of The Academy of Science of the Royal Society of Canada

Oct 3, 2014 - Dr. Deen is considered a leading expert on micro-, nano- and optoelectronics, and is co-principal investigator on RES'EAU's Project 2.3, Novel Micro-Scale Sensors for Free Chlorine Measurement in Water Treatment Plants and Distribution Systems.

RES'EAU Investigator Dr. David Wilkinson Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada

Sep 17, 2014 - UBC Chemical and Biological Engineering Professor David Wilkinson has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, the highest distinction a scholar can achieve in the arts, humanities and the natural and social sciences.

New US Innovation Centre Broadens RES’EAU’s International Collaborations

Sep 16, 2014 - Commitment from U.S. government to a program complimentary to RES’EAU’s creates a North American-wide focus on the importance of solving problems for small water systems.

Meet Dr. Ed McBean: Bringing Canadian Expertise to the World

Aug 18, 2014 - For more than 40 years, Dr. Ed McBean has made it his mission to understand how engineering data can be interpreted to assess risk, make better decisions and avoid vulnerabilities.

New Mobile Lab Takes Tech to Small Communities

Aug 12, 2014 - Validating water treatment technologies tailored to the local needs of small, rural and First Nations communities (SRCs) has gone mobile thanks to our new Mobile Water Treatment Pilot Plant.

RES'EAU Student Wins Award at Water & Environment Student Talks 2014

Jul 16, 2014 - Network HQP Kaitlynn Livingstone takes home a Philip H. Jones award.

Walkerton Clean Water Centre Appoints New CEO

Jul 4, 2014 - The Walkerton Clean Water Centre Board of Directors has appointed Roman Martiuk as Chief Executive Officer of the Walkerton Clean Water Centre.

Annual Meeting Kicks Off RES’EAU Phase 2

Jun 16, 2014 - The 2014 instalment of the RES’EAU-WaterNET Annual Meeting took place in Vancouver recently, marking the official launch of the network’s second phase.

RES’EAU Forges Collaboration with Swiss Institute

May 14, 2014 - A new partnership between RES’EAU-WaterNET and the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology (EAWAG) will foster research among social sciences, engineering and natural sciences in Canada and Switzerland.

UBC Research Team led by RES'EAU Investigator Receives $500k grant from Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation

Apr 16, 2014 - RES'EAU investigator Dr. David Wilkinson leads UBC and SFU team working on advanced dialysis technology.

RES’EAU Investigator Dr. David Wilkinson to Receive 2014 Grove Medal

Mar 21, 2014 - The presentation of the award and Dr. Wilkinson's plenary address will open the Fuel Cells 2014 Science & Technology conference, taking place April 3-4, 2014 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

RES’EAU-WaterNET Investigator Receives Funding Award from China

Mar 18, 2014 - Dr. Asit Mazumder was recently awarded up to $900,000 in research funding through China’s Recruitment Program of Foreign Experts (RPFE) program.

RES'EAU and UBC Team Up with Lhoosk'uz Dené Nation

Mar 17, 2014 - RES'EAU-WaterNET and the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at UBC recently welcomed Chief Liliane Squinas and Lhoosk'uz Dené Nation (Kluskus).

RES'EAU Investigator Named UBC Researcher of the Year

Mar 13, 2014 - Prof. Rehan Sadiq, a civil and environmental engineer and RES'EAU investigator, was recently named Researcher of the Year at UBC’s Celebrate Research awards.

RES'EAU Presents at 2014 First Nations Water Symposium

Mar 7, 2014 - The RES’EAU team was pleased to host a workshop at the 2014 First Nations Water Symposium, entitled “Towards Sustainable Drinking Water Solutions for the Small Communities with Intermittent Road Access."

Chinese Delegation Visits RES'EAU

Feb 13, 2014 - Delegates from the Department of Water Resources of the Fujian Province in China visited RES’EAU and UBC in February, 2014.

2012 Annual Meeting Report

Feb 12, 2014 - Download a summary of our 2012 annual meeting, featuring guest lectures, research reports and more.

Network's Phase 2 Gets Head Start with First Nations Conference

Feb 11, 2014 - Phase 2 of the RES’EAU-WaterNET program was given a head start during a joint event at Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada’s 6th Annual BC First Nations Water and Wastewater Operational Excellence Conference.

RES’EAU Session at National First Nations Infrastructure Conference and Tradeshow

Jan 9, 2014 - The RES’EAU team, including partners, looks at building meaningful collaborations.

RES'EAU Phase-2 Funding Announced

Aug 7, 2013 - It's official! RES'EAU-WaterNET's second phase is officially out of the gate.

2013 Student Poster Competition Winners

Aug 7, 2013 - Meet our bright young stars.