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02 April 2020

We proudly present our new CEO

We are very proud to announce the new CEO of World Waternet: Frodo van Oostveen. He will join our team on 1 May 2020. He succeeds Steven van Rossum wh...

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05 March 2020

African WaterWorX experts share best practices during the African Water Association Congress & Utility training

From 24 to 27 February, the 20th edition of the African Water Association Congress & Exhibition took place in Kampala, Uganda. The Congress provided a...

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04 March 2020

Faso Koom Hackaton starts modelling of the catchment area of the largest artesian well in West Africa

From 24 to 28 February a group of enthusiastic hydrologists and students kicked off the modelling of an unique water system in southwest Burkina Faso,...

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08 January 2020

Floods in Indonesia: why flood protection is so important

This is also the case in the city of Bekasi, where we are currently working on a sanitation project and in the province of Banten, where we worked on ...

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02 January 2020

Henk Post receives the order of knighthood in Burkina Faso

Henk Post, international coordinator at Drents Overijssel Delta Water Board (WDODelta), has received the order of knighthood (Chevalier de L'ordre de ...

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18 December 2019

World Waternet supports Bekasi City to improve faecal sludge management

Bekasi is a city in Western Java located on the eastern border of Jakarta. The population in 2017 is about 2.8 million people. The majority of the pop...

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12 December 2019

Thirty-two Malian water managers visit Burkina Faso for knowledge exchange

From the 1st to the 6th of December 2019, 32 Malian water managers travelled to Burkina Faso, to learn more about how decentralized water governance i...

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28 November 2019

Two years of Young Expert Programme: Etienne Nacoulma from Burkina Faso

Etienne Nacoulma was part of the Young Expert Programme (YEP) for two years. During this period, he worked for the Water Operator Partnership (WOP) be...

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