SA and the Netherlands continue their cooperation in the water sector by signing MoU

[25 June 2018]  The Netherlands Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management and the South African Department of Water and Sanitation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today during this year’s WISA 2018 Biennial Conference. The MoU provides for the establishment of a framework for cooperation in the field of water resources. By signing the MoU, both parties pledge their commitment for the continued and joint effort in the collaboration […]

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Dutch water sector working with the Water Institute of Southern Africa in the fight against water scarcity

CAPE TOWN, 18 June 2018 – With day zero looming in the Western Cape, the province’s water problems have been widely reported on. Innovative solutions and strong partnerships will be required to help solve issues around water security and scarcity and managing the ‘new normal’ when it comes to consumption and the preservation of this natural resource.  “The need for collaboration in improving water management has never had more relevance […]

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The Kingdom of the Netherlands celebrates World Water Day through continued collaboration with local ket stakeholders in South Africa

The Netherlands and South Africa have a long-standing collaboration in the area of water related issues. The drought in South Africa, and especially in the Western Cape has reaffirmed that climate change is a reality that needs innovative, collaborative and sustainable solutions. The Dutch missions in South Africa therefore confirms its commitment to work alongside and with South African experts, businesses and government to address these challenges and find sustainable […]

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