21 Apr 2022 BEIJING
China Development Bank and Agricultural Development Bank of China are focusing on major water conservation projects, including flood prevention, disaster relief, rural water supply and others. Funds have already been released.
21 Apr 2022 TEL AVIV, Israel
Government to reverse water flow through 60 year old network of tunnels and pipes to fill Sea of Galilee to capacity with desalinated water. Project subject to criticism from humanitarians and environmentalists.
18 Apr 2022 LUXEMBOURG, Luxembourg
The Board of EIB has approved over $500 Million USD in new water infrastructure investment in the region. In addition a new EU guarantee programme will enable EIB to expand lending programs in the water sector.
17 Apr 2022 LAUSANNE, Switzerland
New research develops water filter that is proven to remove all bacterial pathogens. Could be applied to remove micro pollutants as well.
12 Apr 2022 PASADENA CA, United States
Researchers from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) have developed a new model to assess how underground water levels are depleted and regenerated. Specific data is now available on a month-to-month basis.
12 Apr 2022 PUNE
Water desalination market is expected to more than double in size before 2030 to $28 Billion USD due to population growth, water deficit, and technological development.
5 Apr 2022 NAIROBI, Kenya
Regional investment in distribution network and sewerage system will alleviate supply issues, produce biogas, and assist in power production. An estimated 350,000 people to benefit.
5 Apr 2022 PHNOM PENH, Cambodia
Ongoing drought, coupled with rising global temperatures and extensive dam construction upstream in China and Laos have left thousands of residents in Cambodia's capital without sufficient access to clean and safe drinking water.
23 Mar 2022 Tunis, TUNISIA
The three-year NAWAMED project is drawing to a close and Tunisia's national coordinator has called for implementation of nature-based solutions devised through technical and economic feasibility studies.
23 Mar 2022 PRETORIA, South Africa
South Africa set to impose further water sanctions across its metropolitan cities in attempt to alleviate water stress across the country
23 Mar 2022 NAIROBI, Kenya
The new investment project will focus on the development of water infrastructure critically needed to address Africa’s growing socio-economic needs and meet Africa's goal to achieve water security for all by 2025.
16 Mar 2022 DHAKA, Bangladesh
Additional funding for water supply project will improve access and quality of inclusive water supply services and promote environmentally sustainable surface water supply in Dhaka. Capacity building, women and vulnerable groups included in financing support.