Water and climate experts on Sunday called for a Green Water Initiative, as part of a Water Revolution in Africa, a necessity, they said, for alleviating hunger on the continent and meeting the Sustainable Development Goals.
As world leaders, development professionals and water experts gather in Stockholm from 28 August to 2 September, water’s role for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals will be discussed, as will water and the ongoing migration crisis, and several other water challenges.
World Water Week closed on Friday 28 August 2015, with SIWI urging climate negotiators to ensure that water is thoroughly integrated in the global 2015 climate agreement.
Rajendra Singh of India today received Stockholm Water Prize for his innovative water restoration efforts, improving water security in rural India, and his quest to improve living conditions for those most in need
American student wins 2015 Stockholm Junior Water Prize for revolutionizing method to remove electronic waste from waterPress release | 25 August
Perry Alagappan from the United States received the 2015 Stockholm Junior Water Prize tonight for inventing a filter through which toxic heavy metals from electronic waste can be removed from water.
Stockholm (24 August 2015) – World leaders, water experts and development professionals have gathered in Stockholm to discuss and jointly find solutions to the world’s several escalating water crises. The 2015 World Water Week, themed Water for Development, welcomes over 3,000 participants from more than…
The Stockholm Industry Water Award was awarded Sunday to CH2M, a global service and engineering company, for developing and advancing methods to clean water, and increasing public acceptance of recycled water.