Establishing Permits to Curb Industrial Effluent Discharge in the Environment

July 28, 2017
Quatre Borne, Mauritius - The development of guidelines for industrial effluent discharge permit was the focus of a two-day stakeholders’ consultation workshop which was held at Palms Hotel in Quatre Bornes. Some 40 participants from different ministries, relevant parastatal organisations and industrial enterprises gathered to discuss a national strategy for the industrial effluent control and environment protection.
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Overcoming Challenges Linked to the Reuse of Treated Wastewater

July 24, 2017
Praia, Cabo Verde - Experts from the water, agriculture, energy and private sector met in the city of Praia for a three days national workshop on the reuse of treated wastewater in the context of climate change.
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Winners of World Water Day Photo Contest 2017 Awarded in Maldives

July 23, 2017
Male, Maldives - Certificates were awarded to the winners of World Water Day Photo Contest 2017, at a ceremony held...
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Seychelles Government Endorses First National Water Policy

July 20, 2017
Mahe, Seychelles, 12 July 2017 - The Cabinet of Seychelles officially endorsed the very first National Water Policy for Seychelles, as well as a national integrated water resources management (IWRM) plan and the drafting of the new Water Bill. The implementation of the new Water Policy will be done through the 5 year IWRM plan and will start immediately with the drafting of a new Water Bill.
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Extraordinary Session of the Regional Steering Committee Meeting Held in Comoros

May 26, 2017
Moroni, Comoros - An Extraordinary Session of the Regional Steering Committee of the Integrated Water Resources Management in Atlantic and Indian...
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Using IWRM as a Tool to Flight Climate Change and Mitigate Floods

May 24, 2017
Moroni, Comoros - A Regional Training of Trainers on "Climate Change Adaption and Flood Management in the Context of Integrated Water Resources Management" was organised in Moroni, Comoros. Over 30 professionals from Indian and Atlantic Ocean Small Islands Developing States gathered at the Retaj Hotel from May 22 to 24, 2017, to attend the event.
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