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Protecting the environment by optimising fertilizer use

The United Nations has declared 2015 the International Year of Soils. The aim is to raise awareness and understanding of soil's importance for our...


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The water man of India recognised for life-changing work

Rajendra Singh is the 2015 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate, for his work to overcome drought and give villagers secure water supplies in Rajasthan,...


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Providing improved sanitation facilities for school children in the Highlands of Ethiopia

The villagers of Kosoru in the highlands of Ethiopia had to climb steep paths to collect water from mountain springs. This changed following the...


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Safe, affordable water supplies for 56,000 Kenyans delivered by a multi-sector partnership

An estimated 56,000 of Nairobi's poorest residents will benefit from a programme initiated by four partner organisations. Co-funded by Borealis,...


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WSUP wins Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship

Sam Parker, CEO of Water & Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP) has won the prestigious Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship. The award recognises...


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Mubashir Niaz

Tribute to the Founder of HEED and a great partner in our Water for the World™ programme

Mubashir Niaz, Founder of the NGO HEED and the driving force of the Water for the World™ projects in Pakistan died in a tragic accident in the Neelum...


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HEED wins award for the “Water for the World” project in Pakistan

Borouge “Water for the World” partner the NGO HEED Association has been declared winner of the British Expertise International Award ‘Outstanding...


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Water for the World building water cooperations

Since its launch in 2007, Water for the World has actively supported water projects around the world, reaching directly 300,000 people and indirectly...


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WSUP has been awarded a grant of $2.5m by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to help develop the next stage of the ‘Reinvent the Toilet Challenge'

It is with great pleasure that we have been informed that WSUP has been awarded a grant of $2.5m by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to help...


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Reconstruction of the "MEVA" school in Haiti and construction of a cistern in order to improve the reliability of the drinking water supply

The Haiti project was launched in 2011 by the university group Engineers Without Borders - University of Karlsruhe in cooperation with "Haiti Care...


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Events



Stockholm World Water Week 2015

The annual World Water Week is held in Stockholm from August 23 – 28, 2015. This year marks the 25th anniversary of both the Week and the Stockholm...




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