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 […]

Water leadership: How to take action and manage water risks beyond the fence-line

Jun 14, 2016 | 10:00 am |

Global water crises are the biggest threat facing the planet over the next decade – according to the World Economic Forum's Top 10 Global Risks of 2015. More recently, companies have become more aware of the fact that, if left […]

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 […]

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 […]

Water leadership: How to take action and manage water risks beyond the fence-line

Jun 14, 2016 | 10:00 am |

Global water crises are the biggest threat facing the planet over the next decade – according to the World Economic Forum's Top 10 Global Risks of 2015. More recently, companies have become more aware of the fact that, if left […]