June 1, 2016
Jaipur, Rajasthan, India, 1st June 2016 – South Asian countries face continued severe drought following two consecutive monsoon failures. The South Asia Groundwater Forum, organised by the Government of India in collaboratio...
April 12, 2016
Call for reviewers for PEARL knowledge base on resilience strategies Rapid urbanisation in coastal areas, combined with climate change and poor governance, can lead to a significant increase in the risk of local pluvial flooding. ...
November 23, 2015
United Nations Conference Centre, Bangkok, Thailand November 23rd, 2015 The Asia-Pacific region has recently experienced some of the most damaging weather- and climate-related disasters, with alarming consequences for human welfar...
November 23, 2015
FLOOD AND DROUGHT SYMPOSIUM United Nations Conference Centre, Bangkok, Thailand November 23rd, 2015 The Asia-Pacific region has recently experienced some of the most damaging weather- and climate-related disasters, with alarming c...
October 6, 2015
The Hague, 05.10.15 – Water security, both availability and quality, is one of the most critical issues the world is confronted with today. Increased water scarcity is affecting every corner of the globe; left unchecked it i...
August 26, 2015
During the period between 2008 and 2014 the water sector in Jordan has achieved substantial electricity and carbon savings, creating numerous energy efficiency opportunities. This has been possible with the active support of the G...
December 4, 2014
Will the 4,000 diplomats from the world’s 196 countries gathered at the COP 20 this week in Lima prioritize water in climate negotiations? The COP 20 climate talks currently taking place in Lima, Peru, offer an opportunity to pa...
November 19, 2014
A new video providing a collection of insights on opportunities and solutions for Water, Energy and Food Security has been shown at the recent Nexus Symposium which took place in Beijing. The Nexus Beijing Symposium, entitled  ...
August 15, 2014
GIZ recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Wastewater Management Authority (WMA) at Thailand’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment for the Thai-German cooperation on ‘Water and Wastewater Compan...
March 27, 2014
During the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition (Lisbon, 21 -26 September), over 5000 of the world’s leading water professionals from over 90 countries will meet to debate and plan for the future of water management. The Ha...