Bristol’s Water Initiative

Bristol's Water Initiative is a truly interdisciplinary research group that brings together researchers from a variety of backgrounds in an attempt to address a variety of water-related issues and the disproportionate access to global water resources.


Who we are

The Water Initiative brings together academic staff from the six different faculties in the University, who all have research interests significantly focused on water.

What we do

Current areas of research include:


The Water Initiative is now part of the Cabot Institute, Bristol University's new interdisciplinary research institute in environmental change and uncertainty. Please see related news stories on the Cabot Institute website.