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Mekong’s women and water

Can Tho is the heart of Vietnam’s Mekong delta. Researcher Ly Quoc Dang crisscrossed the city to see how women cope with water challenges.

Beira is working on reconstruction, with Dutch help

Mozambique’s port city of Beira was badly hit by Cyclone Idai two months ago. How are the residents recovering their city?

Podcast: Henk Ovink about Water as Leverage

We talked with Dutch Water Envoy Henk Ovink about water as leverage for making cities resilient, the need to collaborate and the power of storytelling.

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Life in the Sundarbans: This is what resilience looks like

Mangroves around the world are shrinking due to industrial development and climate change. Our correspondent Supratim went to the Sundarbans in India to show what happens as mangrove forests disappears.

Interview: This ambassador praises resilience of Bangladeshis

Dutch Ambassador Cuelenaere talks about her collaboration with the Bangladeshis and contributions by the Dutch water sector.

Interview: Henk Ovink about water opportunities in Asia

Interview with Dutch Water Envoy Henk Ovink about Water as Leverage in Asia, the need to collaborate and the power of storytelling.

Are we listening enough to the needs of African people?

Deltares expert Victor Langenberg works in Africa. He is surprised about the way Western experts try to spread their water innovations across this continent.

“The international water sector needs more aha moments”

Hydraulic engineer Gerard Pichel initiated the water club and explains the importance of sharing knowledge.

Interview: This ambassador praises resilience of Bangladeshis

Dutch Ambassador Cuelenaere talks about her collaboration with the Bangladeshis and contributions by the Dutch water sector.

Interview: Henk Ovink about water opportunities in Asia

Interview with Dutch Water Envoy Henk Ovink about Water as Leverage in Asia, the need to collaborate and the power of storytelling.

Suranjan about Jakarta

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Earning money is key to women’s empowerment

By improving agriculture water management in the polders of Bangladesh the Blue Gold Program creates opportunities for women to engage in farming and earn their own money.

Building with nature in Jakarta

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World Toilet Day 2019

World Toilet Day, celebrated on 19th November every year, is about inspiring action to tackle the global sanitation crisis and help achieve Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6, which ...

World Toilet Day, celebrated on 19th November every year, is about inspiring action to tackle the global sanitation crisis and help achieve Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6, which ...

World Toilet Day, celebrated on 19th November every year, is about inspiring action to tackle the global sanitation crisis and help achieve Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6, which promises sanitation ...

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Reaching SDG 6.1

The TU Delft Global Drinking Water programme is organising IWA Pre-Event ‘The Role of Technology in reaching SDG 6.1 - Access to Safe Water'. Since water is one of the most critical ...

The TU Delft Global Drinking Water programme is organising IWA Pre-Event ‘The Role of Technology in reaching SDG 6.1 - Access to Safe Water'. Since water is one of the most critical ...

The TU Delft Global Drinking Water programme is organising IWA Pre-Event ‘The Role of Technology in reaching SDG 6.1 - Access to Safe Water'. Since water is one of the most critical issues facing the world ...

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World Water Day 2020

The UN is focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. The theme in 2020 is Water and Climate Change. ...

The UN is focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. The theme in 2020 is Water and Climate Change. ...

The UN is focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. The theme in 2020 is Water and Climate Change. ...

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