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High-level Event on interlinkages between water and climate action

UN Water

The Permanent Mission of Tajikistan, Japan, Canada, Morocco, Mexico, Russia, Singapore, Switzerland and the Department of Economic and Social Affairs and with the support of UN-Water have organised a High-level Event on interlinkages between Water and Climate. The event took place in the ECOSOC Chamber, United Nations Headquarters, New York on 27 …

Introducing an online communication platform in the water sector: Myanmar Water Portal

Myanmar Water Portal, water portal, digital platform

Myanmar Water Portal is an independent online platform providing water-related news, reports and documents to all Myanmar water sector. It is accessible 24/7, supporting desktop and mobile devices. If you are seeking a compilation of news, articles, outcomes of the project, reports, documents and student thesis related to Myanmar, this is the …

SUEZ names Yuvbir Singh as CEO of Water Technologies & Solutions Business


SUEZ has announced the appointment of Yuvbir SINGH as CEO of the Water Technologies & Solutions (WTS) Division. He will take up his position on April 8, succeeding Heiner Markhoff. A graduate of the University of Pune with a Bachelor of Engineering degree in electronics, Yuvbir Singh joined General Electric (GE) in 1995, holding various …

Blowing hot CO2 bubbles to purify wastewater

wastewater treatment, Australia, sterilisation

Access to clean water is something that many take for granted, but is actually a serious problem across much of the world. Now researchers at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) Canberra have tested a new method for sterilising water using hot bubbles of carbon dioxide, which they've found to be both effective and efficient. In the new …