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  • Citizen scientists

    A new study from the International Water Management Institute (IWMI) suggests that community monitoring can work, if the right incentives and procedures are put in place.
    April 22, 2014
  • IWMI renews Nepal partnership

    IWMI and the Department of Irrigation (DoI) of the Government of Nepal renewed their long-standing partnership by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).
    April 18, 2014
  • Water for all

    Can multiple use services deliver?

    MUS is a participatory water services approach that takes account of poor people’s multiple water needs as a starting point of planning.
    April 10, 2014
  • Africa’s ‘hidden water’: Lessons from India

    The relevance of the Indian experience for groundwater development policies in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA).
    April 8, 2014
  • Call for proposals: WLE Innovation Fund

    In order to support innovative research that advances the concepts of sustainable agricultural intensification, the WLE Steering Committee agreed in 2013 that funding should be allocated to the WLE Innovation…
    April 2, 2014
  • What Nepal Doesn’t Know About Water

    KATHMANDU, Apr 1 2014 (IPS) – Water is a critical resource in Nepal’s economic development as agriculture, industry, household use and even power generation depends on it. The good news…
    April 2, 2014
  • Hydropower to the people: Is benefit sharing working in Nepal?

    Efforts to share the benefits of hydropower development in Nepal could be compounding inequality in the country instead of tackling it, according to research from the International Water Management Institute…
    March 24, 2014
  • World Water Day 2014: Water and Energy

    Water and Energy For World Water Day 2014, IWMI Director General Jeremy Bird reflects on the interconnectedness of water and energy and how IWMI’s research can help policymakers sustainably manage…
    March 22, 2014
  • Junior Quiz organized to celebrate World Water Day 2014

    IWMI is organizing a schools quiz to celebrate World Water Day. The program aims at promoting awareness among schoolchildren, of the importance of fresh water in sustaining life – for…
    March 22, 2014
  • Indian water policy initiative receives World Water Day global award

    Tokyo, Japan (March 21, 2014): A research program that pinpointed how perverse subsidies were causing India to export virtual water has won the coveted ‘Water for Life’ UN-Water Best Practices…
    March 21, 2014
  • International Day of Forests 2014

    To mark the International Day of Forests today, here are some of the key facts about water and trees. Trees need water, but water needs trees All photos by Neil…
    March 21, 2014
  • Water Scarcity Worsens in Mideast, Threatens Food Security

    “Most Middle Eastern countries are faced with what hydrologists call absolute water scarcity. This means that even if they have the economic capacity to develop their water resources, they will…
    March 20, 2014
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