Covering an array of hydropower sector topics and issues
Government ministers, business leaders and civil society
A shared vision
Delivering water and energy to all in a sustainable way
The World Hydropower Congress brings together industry, government, finance and civil society to set priorities for the future of the sector.
The seventh congress will be held in Paris, France between 14-16 May 2019. The event is organised by the International Hydropower Association (IHA) and hosted in partnership with UNESCO’s International Hydrological Programme.
Climate and SDGs
The 2019 Congress will focus on hydropower’s role in delivering the Paris Climate Agreement and the Sustainable Development Goals, under the theme ‘The Power of Water in a Sustainable, Interconnected World’.
This high-level event will chart the course for hydropower development, ensuring that reliable and resilient water and energy systems benefit all.
Registration will open soon for the 2019 World Hydropower Congress.
Shape the debate
Contact IHA to participate in a pre-congress event and help to shape the agenda.