Items tagged with: Water and Climate Updates

  • African Water Digest (July 2019)

    rural water supply

    The Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Initiative (RWSSI) is an Africa-wide initiative managed by the African Development Bank (AfDB). RWSSI supports rural water and sanitation projects and programmes...

  • CAP BLEU - BMCE bank of Africa

    header INBO world general assembly
    • water resources
    • Financing

    Water issues are of paramount importance in all regions of the world. Optimizing this precious resource, be it access, quality management or the fight against losses, is no longer a choice but a...

  • RWSSI African Weekly Digest 16/05/2019

    RWSSI Banner
    • RWSSI
    • African Weekly Digest

    The Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Initiative (RWSSI) is an Africa-wide initiative hosted by the African Development Bank (AfDB). Please find below a selection of water-related news stories from...

  • Call for innovators

    Aerial view of the 1st AfriAlliance Innovation Bridge Event
    • AfriAlliance
    • Call for Innovators

    AfriAlliance is looking for social innovation companies in water and climate change who would like to contribute to our Innovation Bridge Event at the African Utility Week on 15 May 2019 at the CTICC...

  • World Water Day 2019

    Water for All - World Water Day 2019 Theme
    • UN-Water
    • World Water Day

    What is World Water Day? World Water Day is coordinated by UN-Water – the UN’s inter-agency collaboration mechanism for all freshwater related issues – in collaboration with governments and partners....

  • Now available online: the AfriAlliance Handbook on Data Collection

    Statelite view image on the front cover of the AfriAlliance Handbook on Data Collection
    • Handbook
    • Data Collection

    How can you best develop a data collection project, ensure that high quality data is collected and achieve maximum impact? The AfriAlliance Handbook on Data Collection focusses on the development...

    Marten Schoonman
    Marten Schoonman
    Data services manager
    AKVO
  • Climate-KIC Call to Action – Apply Now!

    • Climate Ecosystems
    • innovation

    20 February 2019 Climate-KIC has opened their next call for proposals. Their Call to Action outlines what they are looking for . There are 5 options when applying to this call. These run in parallel....

  • Launch of the Global Center on Adaptation

    • Adaptation

    17 October 2018 On 16 October 2018, the formal launch of the Global Center on Adaptation took place in The Hague, the Netherlands. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon said that “the role of Global Center on...

  • IPCC Report 2018: Global Warming of 1,5 ºC

    • IPCC
    • Emissions
    • Paris agreement

    2 October 2018 Limiting global warming to 1.5ºC would require rapid, far reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society, the IPCC said in a new assessment. With clear benefits to people...

  • Launch of the Second Set of AfriAlliance Action Groups

    • Citizen Science
    • Drought

    25 September 2018 After a competitive call AfriAlliance has selected the 2nd set of 5 Action Groups that are currently launching their activities. Following the African and European wide call to...

    WE&B David Smith
    David Smith
    Director
    WE&B