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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Iran's Water Market

May 27, 2016 | 9:30 am | HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation,

Want to know more about  possible entry points for the Iran water market? Come to Bern on May 27th , 9h30-11h30 AM at Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation Latest developments around Iran also offer new openings for Swiss Cleantechs. Switzerland has an […]

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 […]

World's Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management

May 30, 2016 | 12:00 am - Jun 3, 2016 | 12:00 am | Munich Trade Fair Centre

IFAT is a trade fair of opinions, findings, experiences and visions for professionals, key domestic and international trade associations, government agencies and ministries. The forums are platforms for company presentations, panel discussions, country specials, technical discussions and special events. Trade […]

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. […]