Stockholm International Water Institute

Type: Organization
Name: Stockholm International Water Institute
First reported 46 mins ago - Updated 46 mins ago - 1 reports

World Water Week: Energy and Water Communities Must Cooperate to Meet Global Challenges

/PRNewswire/ --Global leaders gathered in Stockholm today for the 24 th   annual World Water Week, urging the energy and water communities to work together to face some of the main challenges of our time, providing clean drinking water and energy for ... [Published Street Sweeper - 46 mins ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 3 reports

UN told rainwater management is key to eradicating hunger

Some of the world’s leading water, environment and resilience scientists and experts have issued a call to the UN, saying that rain, and the way it is managed, is what will determine whether hunger and poverty can be eradicated in the world.The call was ... [Published WaterBriefing - 4 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Save Water And Save Energy, Says Consumer Council

With One Direction’s Harry Styles recently rapped by a water company for wasting water as he brushed his teeth in a video post, the Northern Ireland Consumer Council says we could all pick up a few tips on being more water efficient during World Water ... [Published OilFiredUp Rural Energy News - 8 hours ago]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

'Water efficiency should be our goal', says head of World Water Week

Torgny Holmgren explains why the 2014 theme is energy and water and what impact he hopes this year’s conference will haveWater and development: top ten Twitter influencers Torgny Holmgren, head of Stockholm International Water Institute and World ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

News analysis: World Water Week in Stockholm to stress link between water, energy

by Ariane Sains Not only water, but energy as well and the connection between them will be in focus when World Water Week starts here Sunday."The arguments for tighter links between the two communities are abundant," said Torgny Holmgren, executive director ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

World Water Week

Blog 0Milton Catelin, WCA Chief ExecutiveThe organisers of – the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) – have chosen this year’s theme to be Energy and Water. In its report Energy and Water: -The Vital Link for a Sustainable Future ,  SIWI outlines ... [Published World Coal Institute - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

World Water Week focuses on water and energy

Since 1991 the city of Stockholm, Sweden has been host to an annual conference called the World Water Week organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI). This is a gathering of governments, institutions and individuals working on the ... [Published Infrastructure News - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Citi FM’s Umaru Sanda Amadu wins 2014 WASH Media Award

Citi FM’s Umaru Sanda Amadu has been adjudged winner of the 2014 Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Services (WASH) Media Awards organized by the Stockholm International Water Institute, SIWI of Sweden and the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council ... [Published Citifmonline - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Gearing up for World Water Week

The 2014 World Water Week , organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI), is taking place in Stockholm from 31 August to 5 September.The World Water Week in Stockholm involves more than 200 organisations collaborating on over 100 events. ... [Published Infrastructure News - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

The Nation man wins global environmental award

The Nation Senior Correspondent on the Investigation Desk, Mr Seun Akioye, is among six winners in the WASH Media Awards.The awards are organised by the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) and Stockholm International Water Institute ... [Published The Nation Nigeria - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

World Water Week

To: 05 September 2014Stockholm, Sweden. is hosted and organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI), and has been the annual focal point for the globe's water issues since 1991. SIWI provides a platform for more than 200 collaborating ... [Published Working With Water - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Advisor to the Prime Minister Holds Talks with Swedish Officials, Researchers

Addis Ababa July 23/2014 Dr. Fasil Nahom, Advisor to the Prime Minister with the Rank of Minister, reportedly held talks in Stockholm with Swedish State Minister of Foreign Affairs Frank Belfrage and Dr. Hakan Tropp of the Stockholm International Water ... [Published EthiopianNewsAgency - Jul 23 2014]

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...They have yet to mobilise those resources." He added that there is "no eternal solution [to the water crisis], neither here nor there. Instead, there is a cycle of challenges and responses."
"There is very limited fresh water (in some regions) and reduced possibility to irrigate, so you have to rely on rain" Malin Falkenmark, senior scientific advisor to the Stockholm International Water Institute and professor of applied and international hydrology at Stockholm...
"The world is missing a chance to eradicate hunger and poverty for billions of people living in regions with variable and scarce rainfall. Without improved management of rainwater, the future development goals currently being discussed are unrealistic" leading scientists said
..."We explain to the mayors that if you protect your watershed upstream, you'll use fewer treatment chemicals," the director of FORAGUA says. "The quality of life of your constituents will improve. It's smart politics."

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World Water Week: Energy and Water Communities ... [Published Street Sweeper - 46 mins ago]
UN told rainwater management is key to eradicat... [Published WaterBriefing - 4 hours ago]
Save Water And Save Energy, Says Consumer Council [Published OilFiredUp Rural Energy News - 8 hours ago]
Poverty and hunger will not end without better ... [Published AlertNet - 15 hours ago]
Scientists call for better rainwater management... [Published Individual.com - 23 hours ago]
'Water efficiency should be our goal', says hea... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 29 2014]
Gearing Up For World Water Week [Published Ecosystem Marketplace - Aug 29 2014]
News analysis: World Water Week in Stockholm to... [Published Individual.com - Aug 28 2014]
XINHUA - News analysis: World Water Week in Sto... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Aug 28 2014]
World Water Week [Published World Coal Institute - Aug 28 2014]
World Water Week focuses on water and energy [Published Infrastructure News - Aug 26 2014]
Final Programme for World Water Week - water-en... [Published WaterBriefing - Aug 25 2014]
Citi FM’s Umaru Sanda Amadu wins 2014 WASH Medi... [Published Citifmonline - Aug 19 2014]
Gearing up for World Water Week [Published Infrastructure News - Aug 19 2014]
Turning a Utility in to a Business Tariff Trans... [Published Africa Green Media - Aug 15 2014]
The Nation man wins global environmental award [Published The Nation Nigeria - Aug 07 2014]
Turning a Utility in to a Business Tariff Trans... [Published WaterWorld - Aug 04 2014]
This Week In Water: New Loan Fund For Conservation [Published Ecosystem Marketplace - Aug 01 2014]
World Water Week [Published Working With Water - Aug 01 2014]
Vegetarian Kitchen: Want to help the planet? Pu... [Published Portland Press Herald - Jul 30 2014]
Advisor to the Prime Minister Holds Talks with ... [Published EthiopianNewsAgency - Jul 23 2014]
Corporations will need to renegotiate water con... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 05 2014]
Going forward, a look back [Published Harvard Gazette - May 29 2014]
"Most Progressive Water Utility in Africa" Wins... [Published PR Newswire - May 28 2014]
World Water Week: Energy for Water [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Apr 30 2014]
SIWI announces 2014 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate [Published Water Technology Online - Mar 26 2014]
Caesars Entertainment Empowers Employees to Lea... [Published theCSRfeed - Mar 25 2014]
Briscoe wins ‘Nobel Prize of water’ [Published Harvard Gazette - Mar 21 2014]
Fact Sheet for Stockholm International Water In... [Published Able2Act - Aug 17 2006]
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Going forward, a look back [Published Harvard Gazette - May 29 2014]
June 2013 Legendary crew coach Harry Parker , who joined Harvard in 1960 and helmed the Crimson’s heavyweight program starting 50 years ago, dies June 25 at the age of 77 after mentoring generations of Harvard rowers and U.S. Olympians. Harry ...
World Water Week: Energy for Water [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Apr 30 2014]
World Water Week is hosted and organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place in Stockholm. The World Water Week has been the annual focal point for the globe's water issues since 1991. Every year, SIWI provides a platform ...
Caesars Entertainment Empowers Employees to Lea... [Published theCSRfeed - Mar 25 2014]
SOURCE: Caesars Entertainment Corporation DESCRIPTION: Blog Entry  by  Julie Fahnestock  in  Corporate Social Responsibility  For some reason, I’ve never thought about the impact of the hotel industry on the planet. My hotel stays are typically ...
Briscoe wins ‘Nobel Prize of water’ [Published Harvard Gazette - Mar 21 2014]
A Harvard professor who has made a career of tackling water insecurity challenges around the world will receive the Stockholm Water Prize, known informally as the “Nobel Prize of water.” John Briscoe , visiting professor of environmental engineering ...
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