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Posted on 3 June 2011

Aquatech China: more timely and relevant than ever before

SHANGHAI, June 3 (Xinhua) -- A lingering drought in central and southern China and water shortages in other parts of the nation made Aquatech China, an international fair that was recently held in Shanghai, more timely...

Renee Jones-Bos dutch ambassador usa

Posted on 3 June 2011

As the Mississippi floods, follow the Dutch model

This opinion was originally published on the website of Washington Post, May 27th, 2011source: (read the interesting comments!)By Renée Jones-Bos, Netherlands’ ambassador to...


Posted on 21 April 2011

GWI awarded Norit "Water Technology Company of the Year"

At the Global Water Summit 2011 last night (April 18) Norit was named “Water Technology Company of the Year”. Former United Nations secretary Kofi Annan presented this and other awards during a special Global Water...

Posted on 11 March 2011

A Sea Fort for Jakarta

Tempo Magazine, Jakarta - 09/03/2011Jakarta plans to build a sea embankment to follow in Holland’s footsteps. It will change the face of Jakarta Bay.Without rain and wind, Pasar Lama Muara Baru, North Jakarta, remains...

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Posted on 3 December 2010

South Africa-Netherlands Water Network

The new South Africa-Netherlands Water Network website - - is an interactive tool to strengthen cooperation and increase knowledge exchange between the Dutch and South African Water sectors. It is...

Floating islands for the Maldives

Posted on 17 March 2010

Maldivian floating islands by the Dutch

Artist rendition of the floating island concept for the Maldives.The tiny island nation of the Maldives is under serious threat from rising sea levels caused by climate change. No part of the 1200 islands which make up...


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