How to extract water from thin air

By Beata Sochacka, IWCAN In an interview, Zenia Tata, from XPRIZE discussed the importance of funding innovation and the Water Abundance XPRIZE launched to support the development of technologies that harvest water from thin air. She suggested that: “Perception is the big deal in the WASH sector. One of the big challenges when unpacking issues about atmospheric water […]

The role of development banks in development work

In an interview with Pritha Hariram, the role of development banks to support governments to make progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals.was discussed. The interview explored some of the nuances of working with development banks and this article takes a step back to explore what development banks are, what they do, and how they differ from traditional […]

Pritha Hariram interview: partnerships for improved development aid, performance tools, and women in water

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]An interview with Pritha Hariram, an experienced water supply, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) specialist having worked on humanitarian relief and development projects in the Asia Pacific region. She talks about her current role with the International Water Association (IWA), the importance of multidisciplinary teams, women in water, and why integrated water management is the way […]

Best practices for cost recovery in implementing water management frameworks in interntional development

In an interview with Peter Sharry, he spoke about community ownership of water management infrastructure and associated cost-recovery options. This article explores the best practices guiding this approach in closer detail. While full cost recovery is desirable to promote the sustainability of water management frameworks, realistically, water users in developing countries may only have the […]

Talking about the future

Listen to Zenia Tata’s insightful interview on the importance of funding innovation for the benefits of humanity.

The XPRIZE Institute

Listen to Zenia Tata’s insightful interview on the importance of funding innovation for the benefits of humanity.

Link between energy and water

Listen to Zenia Tata’s insightful interview on the importance of funding innovation for the benefits of humanity.

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