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Turning global water challenges into opportunities for sustainable growth

Water is a scarce resource that is under increasing pressure. According to the UN, global water consumption will increase by 30 % by 2030 due to population growth and increased wealth. Several challenges related to water supply, water quality and wastewater treatment could be avoided or reduced through integrated water management and an intelligent approach to the entire water cycle. By treating water as the valuable and vital resource that it is, Denmark has been able to reduce water consumption by almost 40 % since 1980 and increase energy efficiency throughout the water cycle.

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US and Danish water sector convene in Denmark to discuss race to zero emissions

7 November 2022
Sunday 6 November, as COP27 took off, ten water utilities from across the US embarked upon a five-day greenhouse gas emissions and climate resilience benchmarking tour in Denmark. The site visit is part of a multi-year partnership between the US and Denmark to share best practices, develop innovative solutions, and accelerate the “Race to Zero” emissions campaign across the water sector.

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Integration of water ressource management in Burkina Faso

24 October 2022
Burkina Faso is among the most vulnerable countries to the impacts of climate change due to limited natural resources and a highly variable climate. Increasingly unpredictable rainfall patterns, dust storms and temperature spikes adversely affect agricultural production and lead to more frequent foo
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Danish Technological Institute (DTI) is an independent and non-profit research and development institute. DTI is approved as an RTO by the Danish Minister of Higher Education and Science.
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