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Israel and World Bank Group Sign Agreement to Share Innovative Best Practices in Water

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
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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

Israeli Delegation Focuses on Growing Opportunities in India’s Water Industry

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
Delegation visit to Coca Cola

Israel and India have a strong and growing trade partnership, and one of the “star” sectors is certainly the water industry.  As we reported in the Israel NewTech blog, the election of Narendra Modi as India’s Prime Minister last year Read More

Israeli water delegation paves the way for cooperation in Vietnam and Thailand

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
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Israel brought its leading water experts to South East Asia at the end of August for a series of events, headlined by “Israeli Water Week in Vietnam.” This main event brought together Vietnamese water utilities and companies, Israeli water companies Read More

OECD and UN recognize Israel as world leader in water for agriculture

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
OECD report

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, just published the “OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook 2012-2021” Report. According to the report, Agricultural production needs to increase by 60% over the Read More

From the Desert to the Ganges: Israel’s Water Tech Could Aid India’s Holy River

By: Mickey Chesla, Blog Manager
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GE’s Ecoimagination, the project aimed at fostering innovation in clean technology, dedicated a cover article to how Israeli water technologies are working to clean up the holy Ganges river in India, interviewing Oded Distel of Israel NewTech. According to the Read More

IBM, World Bank, and senior investors converge at Agrivest Summit

By: Mickey Chesla
Oded Distel heads Agrivest panel

Oded Distel heads Agrivest panel Here’s a statistic that’s keeping heads of state all over the world up at night: the world’s demand for food is expected to jump by 70% by 2050, as compared to 2000. The world’s population Read More