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Mar 22, 2017, 05:00 ET Stephen McCaffrey, Trailblazer in International Water Law, Wins 2017 Stockholm Water Prize

Professor Stephen McCaffrey, USA, is named 2017 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for his unparalleled contribution to the evolution and progressive realization of international water law. STOCKHOLM,...


Sep 02, 2016, 12:00 ET World Water Week Closes: Water Has a Central Role in Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

World Water Week closed on Friday, concluding that water must be recognized as the enabler of successful implementation of the entire 2030 Agenda as well as the Paris Climate Agreement. STOCKHOLM,...


Aug 30, 2016, 18:05 ET Thai Students Win 2016 Stockholm Junior Water Prize for Natural Innovative Water Retention Device

STOCKHOLM, Aug. 30, 2016 /CNW/ - Three students from Thailand, Sureeporn Triphetprapa, Thidarat Phianchat and Kanjana Komkla, received the 2016 Stockholm Junior Water Prize on Tuesday for their...


Aug 29, 2016, 14:40 ET World Water Week Opens in Stockholm: Water can be the Unifying Power for Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Leaders and experts in the water, climate and development communities have gathered in Stockholm to discuss how water can enable the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. STOCKHOLM, Aug....


Mar 22, 2016, 06:00 ET Joan Rose, Water Quality Champion, Wins 2016 Stockholm Water Prize

Professor Joan Rose, USA, is named the 2016 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for her tireless contributions to global public health; by assessing risks to human health in water and creating guidelines...


Aug 28, 2015, 13:38 ET SIWI Urges Negotiators to Hydrate the Climate Agreement

STOCKHOLM, Aug. 28, 2015 /CNW/ - World Water Week closed on Friday, with SIWI urging climate negotiators to ensure that water is thoroughly integrated in the global 2015 climate agreement. World...


Aug 24, 2015, 12:48 ET Leaders in Water and Development in Stockholm to Seek Solutions to World's Water Crises

World leaders, water experts and development professionals are in Stockholm to jointly find solutions to the world's several escalating water crises. STOCKHOLM, Aug. 24, 2015 /CNW/ - The 2015 World...


Mar 20, 2015, 03:30 ET The Water Man of India Wins 2015 Stockholm Water Prize

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 20, 2015 /CNW/ -Rajendra Singh of India is named the 2015 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate, for his innovative water restoration efforts, improving water security in rural...


Sep 05, 2014, 12:30 ET Water Efficiency Must be the Guiding Star in Fight to Eradicate Hunger and Poverty

STOCKHOLM, Sept. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The 2014 World Water Week, focusing on energy and water, closed today with participants jointly emphasising the importance of a water goal, as well as intimate...


Sep 01, 2014, 08:34 ET World Water Week: Energy and Water Communities Must Cooperate to Meet Global Challenges

STOCKHOLM, Sept. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Global leaders gathered in Stockholm today for the 24th annual World Water Week, urging the energy and water communities to work together to face some of the main...


May 28, 2014, 06:15 ET "Most Progressive Water Utility in Africa" Wins 2014 Stockholm Industry Water Award

DAKAR, Senegal and STOCKHOLM, May 28, 2014 /CNW/ - eThekwini Water & Sanitation, a part of Durban Municipality in South Africa, is named the 2014 winner of the Stockholm Industry Water Award, for its ...


Mar 21, 2014, 04:00 ET Giant in Global Water Management Wins 2014 Stockholm Water Prize

STOCKHOLM, March 21, 2014 /CNW/- Professor John Briscoe, a native of South Africa, is named the 2014 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for his unparalleled contributions to global and local water...


Sep 06, 2013, 10:50 ET World Water Week Closes with a Call for Special Focus on Water in Development

STOCKHOLM, Sept. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - The 2013 World Water Week, focusing on cooperation and partnerships, closed today with a call for the United Nations to put special emphasis on water when it...


Sep 05, 2013, 19:03 ET Dr Peter Morgan - Inventor in Sanitation - Receives the 2013 Stockholm Water Prize

STOCKHOLM, Sept. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - Dr Peter Morgan of Zimbabwe today received the Stockholm Water Prize for his life-long work to protect the health and lives of millions of people through improved...


Sep 02, 2013, 09:20 ET World Water Week Opens with a Call for Life-saving Cooperation Over Water

STOCKHOLM, Sept. 2, 2013 /CNW/ - Global leaders have gathered in Stockholm for the 23rd World Water Week, calling for strengthened cooperation over water. With the world's population and economies...


May 23, 2013, 08:30 ET Innovations in Sanitation and Irrigation Technologies Win Stockholm Water Prize and Stockholm Industry Water Award

STOCKHOLM, May 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Renowned sanitation innovator Dr. Peter Morgan was named the 2013 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate and Netafim, pioneers of drip irrigation, was announced as the winner...


Aug 31, 2012, 08:47 ET World Water Week Closes With Vision for a Water and Food Secure Future

STOCKHOLM, Aug. 31, 2012 /CNW/ - The 2012 World Water Week in Stockholm closed today with a "vision" capturing the perspective of the young water scientists and professionals on the priorities that...


Aug 27, 2012, 05:55 ET World Water Week Opens With Call for Global Action to Reduce Food Waste

STOCKHOLM, Aug. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - Global leaders assembled today at the opening session of the 2012 World Water Week in Stockholm called for substantial increases in public and private sector...


Jun 13, 2012, 06:00 ET PepsiCo Wins the 2012 Stockholm Industry Water Award

STOCKHOLM, June 13, 2012 /CNW/ - The global food and beverage company PepsiCo has been named the recipient of the 2012 Stockholm Industry Water Award. PepsiCo has successfully reduced water...


Mar 22, 2012, 04:00 ET International Water Management Institute named 2012 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate

STOCKHOLM, March 22, 2012 /CNW/ - The International Water Management Institute (IWMI), with headquarters in Colombo, Sri Lanka, has been named the 2012 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for their...


Sep 10, 2010, 09:51 ET The Stockholm Statement to the High Level Plenary Meeting on the MDGs: "Our
Goals Need Water"

STOCKHOLM, Sept. 10 /CNW/ - Participants at the 2010 World Water Week in Stockholm urged the High Level Plenary Meeting on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to fully recognise and act upon the...


Sep 06, 2010, 10:00 ET Leading Experts Convene at World Water Week to Address the Global Water
Challenges

STOCKHOLM, Sept. 6 /CNW/ - 2,500 leading water experts are convening in Stockholm for the 20th annual World Water Week, which opened this morning with calls for better facilitated efforts addressing...


Jun 02, 2010, 03:00 ET Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority Wins Stockholm Industry Water Award 2010

STOCKHOLM, June 2 /CNW/ - In recognition of its world class performance in water supply and self-sufficiency, the Cambodian Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority (PPWSA) under the leadership of General...


Mar 22, 2010, 07:00 ET American Public Health Champion Receives 2010 Stockholm Water Prize

STOCKHOLM, March 22 /CNW/ - Dr. Rita Colwell, distinguished Professor from the University of Maryland and John Hopkins University's Bloomberg School of Public Health in the United States, has been...