Stockholm Water Prize Awarded to Jackie King

Dr. Jackie King is named the 2019 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for her game-changing contributions to global river management. She has advanced the scientific understanding of water flows, giving decision-makers tools to assess the real costs and benefits of river system development.

The prize is awarded by SIWI in cooperation with the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, which is responsible for assessing the nominations, and will be presented by H.M. King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, Patron of Stockholm Water Prize, at a Royal Award Ceremony on Aug. 28, 2019 during World Water Week in Stockholm. 

Learn more about Dr. King’s contributions at the Stockholm International Water Institute.

2019 Stockholm Water Prize announcement from SIWI on Vimeo.

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