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Thanks to J. Robert Bruce

Many thanks go out to Robert Bruce who has compiled a number of test questions for our borehole drilling module.  Every donation of time is much appreciated.  These are the things that make our program enriched – when people share … Continue reading

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Scholarships Desperately Needed

While Sokoine University of Agriculture in Morogoro, Tanzania is all set to start their first program in their MSc in Hydrogeology and Water Resources Management, the program may be stalled due to a lack of scholarships for students.  There is … Continue reading

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A 3 minute pitch…

UniWater presented a 3 minute pitch to a group of 9 panelists at the SNEF Lion’s Den Finals….unfortunately, we did not make the top 3 but we certainly came away from the experience with many excellent ideas. Check out our … Continue reading

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An Avoidable Crisis – International Water Association, 2014

According to the IWA in a research study conducted in 2012 – 2014, funded by the governments of USA, UK and Australia, “Many developing economies are lacking significant numbers of water professionals, and the necessary knowledge, experience and specialist skills to … Continue reading

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UniWater Addresses the SDGs

The Sustainable Development Goals were rolled out last September with Goal 6:  “Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all”  directly pertaining to our work.  It includes these targets: 6.1  By 2030, achieve universal and equitable access … Continue reading

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Michael Frind joins our team!

Michael Frind, groundwater modeller, has agreed to join the UniWater team of volunteers. Michael will be leading our Camel Caravan Team, who are responsible for the redistribution of reference textbooks around the globe. The books will go from the bookshelves … Continue reading

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Gave a ‘pitch’ to Social Innovators

At the Soul of the Next Economy Forum in September, our team presented a ‘pitch’ to the Lion’s Den. There were 5 panelists and UniWater made the top 12 presenters. This was a 90 second pitch – a difficult task!

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Another Collaborating Organization!

On behalf of Meta Meta, Dr Frank van Steenburgen and Mr. Matthijs Kool agreed to openly collaborate with UniWater on the sharing of training modules in the specialty of Spate Irrigation and Water for Roads. These two areas are expected … Continue reading

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New Collaboration

UniWater has forged a new collaborative relationship with ASAL Consultants Ltd in Nairobi, Kenya. ASAL has been operational in Kenya for 41 years, working on low-cost water supply in the Arid and Semi-arid Lands of Africa. MetaMeta and ASAL won … Continue reading

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Exploring Water Leadership Development

via http://www.thewaterchannel.tv/media-gallery/4595-exploring-water-leadership-development

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