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Botswana Water Stakeholders Show Support for Partnership with SIWI

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In Francistown, Botswana, on Thursday 19 March, I attended an event alongside the Minister of Minerals Energy and Water Resources, Mr Kitso Mokaila. He officiated the annual national event called the Water Pitso. ‘Pitso’ means ‘consultation forum’ in national language Setswana. The event is part…

Mission: Saving the Okavango Delta

Stockholm Water Front Article, No. 2 2014 Mission: Saving the Okavango Delta by Victoria Engstrand-Neacsu. One of the world’s few inland deltas, the Okavango, is facing pressure on several fronts. Three states with differing needs must cooperate to save it for future generations.

SIWI partners with Botswana government for more effective water management

The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and the Botswana Department of Water Affairs are jointly implementing a two-year capacity building programme to support the restructuring of Botswana’s water sector. An arid country with a dispersed population, Botswana faces major challenges in water resources management and…

Botswana water sector capacity building programme

The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and the Botswana Department of Water Affairs (DWA) are jointly implementing a two-year capacity building programme to support the restructuring of Botswana’s water sector. Recognising that its existing policies and organisational structures for the water sector were no longer…