The International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH) recently held their 50th Worldwide Congress in Cape Town, South Africa. The IAH is a scientific and educational charitable organisation that aims to further the understanding, wise use and protection of groundwater resources worldwide. From small beginnings, IAH has grown into a truly global organisation with over 4,000 members in more than 130 countries.
Congresses have taken place worldwide, upholding IAH’s commitment to reach as broad a geographical spread as possible. The IAH South Africa National Chapter and Ground Water Division of South Africa (GWD-SA) arranged the 50th congress.