Centre for Water, Communities and Resilience (CWCR)

The Centre for Water, Communities and Resilience (CWCR) brings together established inter-disciplinary teams working on different national and international water security initiatives at UWE Bristol.

Our mission is to promote world-class interdisciplinary research of extreme weather and water risk, vulnerabilities and what makes communities resilient.

The image on the right has been provided courtesy of Griffin Kaize Shanungu.

Aerial shot of a flooded village

Research themes

An overview of the Centre's key research themes.

Research objectives

An overview of the Centre's work and research objectives.


A list of our research community members.


Details of our current and completed projects.

Postgraduate opportunities

Information about postgraduate research within CWCR.


A selection of publications produced by our members.

Contact us

How to get in touch with the Centre with any enquiries.

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