“Water and Climate Change: Risk and Resilience” spotlights youth-led initiatives in the water-climate nexus, from nature-based solutions and resilient cities to agriculture and energy. In addition to the presentations, Safe Water Network proudly hosted renowned Indian singer and composer Mohit Chauhan for the evening’s entertainment.
In this second installment of the Innovations webinar series, “The Evolved Solution: How Field Experimentation Can Enhance Tech Implementation for Better Outcomes,” three water innovators discuss how they used human-centered design and field experimentation to optimize their technology solutions.
Chef Eric Adjepon, Season 16 finalist on Bravo's Top Chef and contestant on season 17 of Top Chef All-Stars, demonstrates how to prepare a delicious Coconut Curry Shrimp (or Chickpea), sourcing flavors and influences in his cooking from many of the West African dishes he grew up eating.
In the first session of Safe Water Network India's Clean Water Talks "Paani pe Charcha,” Dr. Parag Agarwal from JanaJal, an SWE Alliance member, discusses their innovative Water on Wheels (WOW) technology solution.
Madhu Krishnamoorthy from WaterHealth India, an SWE Alliance member, talked about consumer convenience in the distribution of water.
Samantha Tamma from Naandi Community Water Services, an SWE Alliance member, speaks about the strategies to mobilize communities and create water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) awareness.
Dr. Arup Sengupta from Drinkwell, an SWE Alliance member, presents on HIX Nano water purification technology. Experts explore the core functions of the sector, including field demonstration for learning affordable technologies, policy and advocacy to influence evidence-based recommendations for the scale-up, and building alliances that generate knowledge-sharing and cost learning.
Naveen Mathur from Maithri Aquatech, an SWE Alliance member, presents an innovative Water ATM that converts ‘Water from Air’ for providing affordable safe drinking water to underserved communities.
Dr. TNVV Rao from our India team presents the importance of water quality assurance from water ATMs.
Unlocking Innovative Finance for Access to Safe Water is part of Safe Water Network’s ongoing webinar series Innovative Finance for SWEs, which offers an in-depth analysis at innovative finance options from the perspective of financers, implementers, and thought leaders.
Safe Water Network hosted a virtual, youth-led event with over 500 young global changemakers.