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Water ATMs and Access to Water: Digitalisation of Off-Grid Water Infrastructure in Peri-Urban Ghana.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Water Alternatives. Oct2022, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p733-753. 21p.

Abstract: Ensuring adequate access to clean water remains a major challenge throughout the world, particularly in off-grid and low-income neighbourhoods in the Global South. Digital water infrastructure such as water ATMs (automated standpipes) has been a common...

Hybridity in Practice: Responding to Water Insecurity in São Paulo, Dhaka and Cairo.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Water Alternatives. Oct2022, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p688-708. 21p.

Abstract: This paper examines everyday practices of self-construction and connection, negotiation, and selfdisconnection of, and from, formal and informal water infrastructure and services in three global cities - São Paulo, Dhaka, and Cairo. While each city has...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Larhyss Journal. Dec2022, Issue 52, p61-76. 16p.

Abstract: The region of Sikasso in southern Mali has a large potential for bottomland, the working rate of which is very low except in the wet season. Their enhancement as a strategy to reduce the dependency of the agricultural sector on climatic instability wil...

Barriers to Accessing Emergency Water Infrastructure: Lessons from Flint, Michigan.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Water Alternatives. Oct2022, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p668-685. 18p.


Abstract: Several high-profile cases of water service interruption have occurred in United States communities over the last decade, halting the usual operations of water infrastructures. In these situations, governments and NGOs have created emergency water infr...

Tres momentos del agua en la infraestructura y el espacio público de Medellín.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Dearq. Sep2022, Issue 34, p26-35. 10p.

Abstract: En este artículo se revisan algunos usos del agua en infraestructuras y espacios públicos de Medellín (Colombia). Para este fin, los proyectos se presentan según tres momentos de ciudad: 1) entre las décadas de 1960 y 1970, con algunas fuentes ornament...

Commentary for the RAIN Symposium: Dutch Water Infrastructure Challenged by Climate Change.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Public Works Management & Policy. Jan2023, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p89-100. 12p.

Abstract: The Netherlands has a history of land reclamation from the sea. They deploy a large amount of infrastructure for water management, e.g., dike rings, pumping stations, drainage canals, and almost every water body in the country is under engineered contr...

Preliminary analysis of water supply infrastructure vulnerability.

Publication Type: Conference

Source(s): AIP Conference Proceedings. 2023, Vol. 2609 Issue 1, p1-7. 7p.

Abstract: Water is essential in human life. Safety measures are needed to ensure the security of the water supply system consistently. Vulnerability assessment of the water supply system considered the characteristics of the water supply system, risk analysis, a...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Economics of Agriculture / Ekonomika Poljoprivrede. Oct-Dec2022, Vol. 69 Issue 4, p961-974. 14p.

Abstract: Environmental challenges related to water resources lead to a change in water distribution. This will cause a change in water infrastructure which will need financial support. This article proposes an analysis of the efficiency of financial support for...

Water Supply Infrastructure Investments Require Adaptive Financial Assessment: Evaluation of Coupled Financial and Water Supply Dynamics.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Water Resources Planning & Management. Mar2023, Vol. 149 Issue 3, p1-17. 17p.

Abstract: Water managers must constantly balance investment in infrastructure upgrades to ensure reliable water supply with the affordability of water rates for consumers. As a result, trade-offs between water supply and financial objectives have become central ...

Greening Europe : 2022 European Public Investment Outlook

Greening Europe : 2022 European Public Investment Outlook

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: The third installment of the ‘European Public Investment Outlook'series is an important and timely publication that draws together recent analyses to recommend significant increases in public investment in green ventures. Compelling data from key econo...