Water Resources, Water Quality and Future Challenges

Posted on 23rd March 2016

Summary of talk hosted by the Oxford Water Network (OWN), and the South Central Branch of CIWEM (Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management), presenting the work of three leading experts: environmental scientists Liz Coulson, and Andy Gill from Atkins, and Defra’s lead on abstraction reform, Henry Leveson-Gower.

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Oxford University publishes new findings on urban water payment behaviours in Dar es Salaam

Posted on 21st March 2016

To celebrate World Water Day, Oxford University has published a new report based on the largest known dataset of urban water payment behaviour to promote sustainable finance in Africa.

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Smart handpump impacts recognised by UK research council

Posted on 18th March 2016

The UK’s Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) recent Impact Report highlights the role of Oxford’s innovative smart water pump research in helping secure rural water supply in Kenya.

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MISTRAL to advance next generation of infrastructure planning systems

Posted on 8th March 2016

Oxford-led Infrastructure Transitions Research Consortium (ITRC) receives £5.3 million funding to develop the next generation of infrastructure planning systems.

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