This week, SIWI African Regional Centre Director, Anton Earle, and I participated in the Global Green Growth Forum Africa conference in Nairobi, and facilitated a session on non-revenue water (NRW). It’s been suggested by water loss specialists for quite some time that the investment made…
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Africa has some of the world’s fastest growing economies, an emerging middle-class and a shift in governance trends. With its new Africa Regional Centre, SIWI is well-placed to respond to water-related issues in Africa.
The last Conference of the Parties to the UN Climate Convention before the Paris summit has just finalized. After negotiating on overtime the parties have come forward with the “Lima Call on Climate Action”. The meeting began on a positive note after the success of…
Falkenbergs Montessoriskola har tilldelats priset Årets Vattenskola 2014 för sitt breda och praktiskt orienterade vattenarbete som spänner över både ämnesgränser och årskurser.
The 2014 World Water Week closed today with participants jointly emphasising the importance of a water goal in the Post-2015 Development Agenda. Read the full press release.
Read the new scoping study that SIWI has performed together with Nordea Asset Management. The study analyses how Swedish companies manage their water-related risks.
SIWI has together with 27 other organisations co-published a toolkit on Violence, Gender and WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene). Read and download the toolkit directly.
eThekwini Water & Sanitation has been named the 2014 winner of the Stockholm Industry Water Award, for its transformative and inclusive approach to providing water and sanitation services.
Registration is open for the 2014 World Water Week in Stockholm, which focuses on Energy and Water. Don’t miss the chance to discuss critical water issues with leaders and experts from all over the globe.
Happy World Water Day! The day highlights the importance of sustainable management of freshwater resources. This year’s theme is “Water and Energy”.