Friday March 3rd, 2017 By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
The author of “Let There Be Water” was invited to present on the Israeli case study by Ángel Gurría, secretary-general of the OECD.
The world is looking for best-practices in confronting the global water crisis. Seth Siegel, the author of
Read More “Seth Siegel takes Israel’s successful water case study to the OECD” Tuesday February 2nd, 2016 By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
In 2000 a devastating rainstorm in Israel inspired science teacher Amir Yechieli to install Israel’s first water catchment systems at elementary schools. Today, his business, Rain Harvest, serves over 140 schools in Israel, including 40 in Jerusalem. Now this invention
Read More “Israeli Invention Teaches Water Conservation to California School Children” Thursday September 17th, 2015 By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
Three Israeli high school students presented the basis for a solution to a dire environmental problem – oil spills – at the Stockholm Junior Water Prize competition. Interview with Helena Tenenbaum, SJWPI national organizer.
Sometimes the answers to some of
Read More “Israeli Students Bring Revolutionary Idea to Stockholm” Wednesday September 16th, 2015 By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
Israeli start-up Lishtot has won the Israel StartUp Open 2015 competition. Interview with CEO Netanel Raisch.
If you Google “boil water alerts” you’ll get over a hundred thousand results. Contaminated drinking water is a huge global problem. Just this week
Read More “Safe Drinking Water – at Your Fingertips” Friday June 19th, 2015 By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
The Israeli Ministry of Economy has committed $500,000 to the World Bank Group’s Water Global Practice to enhance water knowledge in developing countries facing complex water security challenges.
The agreement will focus on sharing water expertise and industry best practices
Read More “Israel and World Bank Group Sign Agreement to Share Innovative Best Practices in Water” Tuesday January 20th, 2015 By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
At the Sea of Galilee, Israel’s “Kinneret College in the Jordan Valley” is busy grooming Israeli water engineers. We first reported on the pioneering program – in which students receive a B.Sc. degree in Water Industries Engineering – back in
Read More “Creating a Hub for Water Engineers – First Water Technology Event Takes Place at Kinneret College”