The symbiosis of universal WASH and gender equality
Posted Mar 21, 2017 04:15 AM
Two weeks ago (8 March 2017) the world celebrated International Women’s Day (#BeBoldForChange) and today 22 March 2017, is World Water Day (#WorldWaterDay). While these two international days of action are coincidently celebrated just two weeks apart, the connection between them is stark and very much on the global development agenda.
Water Abundance XPRIZE: creating water from thin air
Posted Mar 20, 2017 10:16 AM
The Water Abundance XPRIZE powered by Tata and Australian Aid is challenging teams from around the world to revolutionise access to fresh water by creating ‘water from thin air’. If you have an innovative idea to tackle water scarcity through energy-efficient technology register for the USD1.5 million prize before 28 April 2017.
Emerging water leaders meet in Brisbane for Water Leadership Program 2016/17
Posted Feb 22, 2017 02:17 AM
Twenty-seven emerging water leaders from around Australia joined the International WaterCentre in Brisbane this month as part of the 6th round of the award-winning Water Leadership Program.