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Smart Water business intelligence week 30/10/2023


The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has launched a pilot version of an innovative data sharing platform within a virtual community for Caribbean water utilities. Through the platform, utilities can exchange real-time data on parts and materials, speeding up mutual aid and ultimately reducing costs:

IDB Pilots Innovative Data-Sharing Platform for Caribbean Water Utilities


Dr. Jae-Woo Choi from the Water Cycle Research Center of the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) developed an environmentally friendly metal-organic skeleton-based solid flocculant that can effectively aggregate nanoplastics under visible light irradiation:

Safely removing nanoplastics from water using ‘Prussian blue’, a pigment used to dye jeans


Report from the General Inspectorate of the Environment and Sustainable Development (IGEDD) on how to facilitate the use of unconventional water. This document follows the Water Plan launched at the beginning of the year:

[Rapport IGEDD] Faciliter le recours aux eaux non conventionnelles


Bezos Earth Fund announced a $10 million grant to to increase access to sustainable, climate-resilient water and sanitation services in developing countries where inefficient water infrastructure exacerbates climate impacts and access to fresh water:

Bezos Earth Fund Partners with to Improve Water Infrastructure for Climate Mitigation and Resilience

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