Urban Wastewater Public-Private Partnerships (white paper)

This study on urban wastewater public-private partnerships (PPPs), prepared by FICCI Water Mission and the 2030 WRG with knowledge partner Powertec Engineering, aims to provide the industry perspective on issues affecting PPP projects in the urban wastewater sector and suggests measures to improve the investment climate for these projects and enhance reuse of treated wastewater. […]

2030 WRG participates in Peru Sustainable Management Expo 2016

Lima, Peru, April, 27, 2016 – The 2030 Water Resources Group took part in the Sustainable Management Expo 2016 organized by the Peru 2021 association and Pontifical Catholic University of Peru from 27 to 29 April.  This event brought together, through the wide patronage of Peru 2021, a large number of companies to showcase their […]

The Citizen: Arusha in fresh drive to protect Pangani River basin

News Source: The Citizen Arusha, April, 21, 2016 – Climate change and over exploitation of water resources is challenging the sustainability of the Pangani River Basin to deliver the precious liquid to consumers. Competition for diminishing water resources has led to tensions between various stakeholders within the basin. The regional authorities, development partners and stakeholders […]

UN Secretary-General and World Bank Group President Appoint the Members of the High-level Panel on Water

News Source: World Bank Group and United Nations WASHINGTON, DC, April 21, 2016 – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim announced today the appointment of 10 Heads of State and Government, as well as two Special Advisors, to the High-Level Panel on Water. The Panel, which was launched at […]

Development of irrigation financing facility for Tanzania underway

DAR ES SALAAM, April, 2016 — A first-ever blended finance forum on financing irrigation development in Tanzania was recently held in Dar es Salaam. The forum marks the first step in developing financing solutions and to reach an agreement to develop an irrigation financing facility for Tanzania. The forum was a collaboration between the National […]

Making progress on our shared water challenges – new water stewardship partnership and masterclass launched

ARUSHA, 11 April, 2016 — A major Water Stewardship Leadership Forum, held recently in Arusha, saw the launch of new initiatives to tackle the region’s spiraling water challenges.  The multi-stakeholder Kilimanjaro Water Stewardship Platform provides organisations from across the public sector, private sector and civil society with a mechanism to develop, coordinate and scale up […]

Times of India: White Paper on urban wastewater PPPs released (ANI)

News source: ANI New Delhi, Apr. 6 (ANI): Secretary of Ministry of Water Resources, Ganga Rejuvenation and River Development, Shashi Shekhar, today released a white paper on Urban Wastewater PPPs, prepared by the FICCI Water Mission and 2030 Water Resources Group. He launched the white paper at the India Water Week 2016, in an interactive […]

White Paper on Urban Wastewater Public-Private Partnerships launched

New Delhi, 6 April, 2016 (ANI)- The Secretary of Ministry of Water Resources, Ganga Rejuvenation and River Development, Shashi Shekhar, today released a white paper on Urban Wastewater PPPs, prepared by the FICCI Water Mission and 2030 Water Resources Group. He launched the white paper at the India Water Week 2016, in an interactive seminar, […]

Sharing best practices from across the globe at 2030 WRG South Africa Knowledge Exchange South Africa

Johannesburg, 29 February, 2016 – To encourage countries within our network to identify and replicate best practice solutions from elsewhere, the 2030 WRG held an international exchange with eight countries. This inaugural exchange was held in South Africa, one of the earliest members of the 2030 WRG network, from February 29 to March 4, 2016. We have […]