Recent PhD graduate shares insights into groundwater and poverty in southwest Kenya

Posted on 21st August 2019

To mark the successful completion of his UPGro PhD at Oxford University, Jacob gives some highlights from his research on groundwater and poverty in Kwale County, in South West Kenya.

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U.S. Irrigation Continues Steady Eastward Expansion

Posted on 18th April 2019

In this Circle of Blue article, Dr. Dustin Garrick discusses the types of conflicts likely among water users due to increased irrigation.

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New groundwater monitoring tool wins prize at World Water Week

Posted on 3rd September 2015

Topping off a successful week at Stockholm World Water Week 2015, Patrick Thomson and colleagues from the Department of Engineering Science won the prize for the best poster, which presented an innovative new approach to measuring shallow groundwater level using community handpumps.

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Sustainable finance for universal rural water services

Posted on 27th August 2015

Achieving the global goal of universal water services in rural Africa requires new and sustainable financial models. Oxford University and partners convened a special session at World Water Week 2015 in Stockholm, to present new evidence and debate emerging approaches being tested across rural Africa.

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