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  1. aquaNOW Audience: "The Philosophy of a Hydro-Nation"

    15 Sep 2019- 12:20 by Staff- Water Diplomat ABERDEEN, Scotland Scotland’s James Hutton Institute hosted the first of a new series of aquaNOW Audiences 11 September, at the Institute’s spectacular Craigiebuckler campus home of world-leading environmental r ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:25

  2. The Philosophy Of A Hydro Nation- Tune In Wednesday!

    10 Sep 2019- 06:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABERDEEN, Scotland Tune in 2PM UK time Wednesday September 11 HERE for the first in a new series of “aquaNOW Audiences”! Scotland’s James Hutton Institute will host the first of the new series of Audiences at ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/15/2019 - 12:26

  3. The Philosophy Of A Hydro Nation- aquaNOW Audience Preview

    9 Sep 2019- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Info Aberdeen, Scotland Scotland’s James Hutton Institute will host the first of the new series of Audiences at the Institute’s spectacular Craigiebuckler campus home of world-leading environmental research. aquaNOW Audience ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 03/10/2020 - 11:19

  4. SIWW 2016: Setting the Sustainability Scene

    15 Jul 2016- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE “We have to thinking about sustainable solutions,” Lee Kuan Yew School for Public Policy Professor Asit Biswas said as he introduced panelists at the first session at the Industrial Water Solutions F ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/15/2016 - 10:45

  5. Declining Water Levels at Linggiu Reservoir Could Threaten Singapore's Water Exports

    25 Apr 2016- 08:08 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Channel News Asia With the water level in Linggiu Reservoir in Johor rapidly falling to historic lows, the scenario where Singapore would be unable to import any water from its neighbours before the Repub ...

    Local Press Report - 04/25/2016 - 08:08

  6. Emerging Trends in Urban Water Management: Biswas

    26 Mar 2015- 10:38 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Business Times Asit Biswas writes in Singapore's Business Times that, with World Water Day having fallen on March 22, an objective assessment of emerging urban water trends in the coming decades migh ...

    Local Press Report - 03/26/2015 - 10:38

  7. Asit Biswas Urges Better Water Management in Hong Kong

    20 Mar 2015- 08:09 by Local Press Report HONG KONG South China Morning Post Over the past several decades, Hong Kong's water supply and wastewater management practices have been on an unsustainable path. Poor planning, absence of sustained interest f ...

    Local Press Report - 03/20/2015 - 08:09

  8. SIWW Congratulates Water Industry Leaders

    5 Feb 2015- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) this week extended congratulations to the corporate executives, academics, scientists, former government officials and other industry figures from around the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/05/2015 - 10:03

  9. Singapore a Model for Water Management, but More Needs to Be Done

    Singapore’s water management is a model for the rest of the world, but while much has been done, there is still room for improvement, according to Drs. Asit Biswas and Cecilia Tortajada, two of the authors of the new book, T he Singapore Water Story: Sust ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2013 - 20:46

  10. Cleaning Up the Singapore River: A Model for Asia?

    In 1969, Singapore’s then-Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew initiated a plan to clean up the polluted Singapore River, focusing on the removal or relocation of polluting sources and waterway clean-up. Over the course of nearly two decades the government relocat ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/22/2013 - 15:43

  11. World Is “Playing Games” With Water Management: Biswas

    The biggest problem in water management, according to National University of Singapore Professor Asit Biswas, is that “the world is playing games.” ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/17/2013 - 19:15

  12. Experts Call on Policy Makers to Give Water Its Due


    Local Press Report - 08/23/2012 - 11:35

  13. AlertNet Announces Top 10 Water Trailblazers


    Local Press Report - 05/22/2013 - 08:47

  14. Leading Academic Sees New Water Innovations Coming From Private Sector

    The global water industry is now grappling with a complete paradigm shift, in which innovations are increasingly coming not from the public sector or academia, as in the past, but from R&D by private companies, according to National University of Sing ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/25/2012 - 11:59

  15. Water Expert Refutes WHO Report on Progress Toward Meeting Water MDG

    5 May 2010- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France One of the world's leading authorities on water management, Professor Asit Biswas, has called the World Health Organization's claim that the world is on course to meet its MDG for water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2011 - 13:00