Tech4Dev

  • Wanted: Innovative ideas and business models!

    Cewas, in cooperation with Impact Hub, Swiss Water Partnership, Swiss Bluetec Bridge and euphoria, organizes the Call for Ideas 2016. Do you have an innovative idea that addresses the specific needs of low-income people in developing and emerging countries regarding sanitation, water and resource management? Are you looking for support and mentorship to further develop […]
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  • Water ranked as top global long-term risk

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    This year’s Global Risk Report of the World Economic Forum saw water emerge as the risk of highest concern for the next ten years, while water continues to figure as the top 3 risk in terms of impact. In addition, water and climate change were identified as a main “cascading risk” with a call to […]
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Stockholm World Water Week 2016

Aug 28, 2016 | 12:00 am - Sep 2, 2016 | 12:00 am | Stockholm City Conference Center

The Stockholm World Water Week (SWWW) 2016 will take on 27 August-2 September under the theme “Water for Sustainable Growth”. The annual SWWW is a key international water event which attracts over 3’000 key decision makers in the international water […]

Planning and Design of Sanitation Systems and Technologies for Development

Jun 30, 2016 | 12:00 am - Jul 1, 2016 | 12:00 am | EAWAG Dübendorf

"This course gives an overview of the various sanitation systems and technologies, key planning principles and the necessary enabling environment for sanitation projects in low- and middle-income areas. Participants learn how to select and design appropriate options to improve sanitation […]

AGUASAN: Shaping the Water and Sanitation 2030 Agenda - Networking event

Jun 30, 2016 | 5:30 pm | ABZ Spiez

For the duration of five days the 32nd AGUASAN Workshop gathers water and sanitation professionals from all over the world in Spiez, Switzerland to reflect on a cutting-edge development topic. This year, the focus is on implementing the Water and […]

AGUASAN Workshop: Implementing the Water Goal – SDG in Practice

Jun 26, 2016 | 12:00 am - Jul 1, 2016 | 12:00 am | ABZ Spiez

The 32nd consecutive annual AGUASAN Workshop will focus on the practical implementation of the Water Goal (SDG 6). The various goals and targets need to be taken up on the policy level and operationalised on the programme and project level. […]

Singapore International Water Week 2016

Jul 10, 2016 | 12:00 am - Jul 14, 2016 | 12:00 am | Singapore International Water Week

A leading event on the global water calendar, Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) is an international platform to share and co-create innovative water solutions. The Water Leaders Summit, Water Convention, Water Expo, Business Forums, Industrial Water Solutions Forum, TechXchange, Hydro-gen […]