National Urban Water and Sanitation Awards
RECOGNIZING EXCELLENCE IN URBAN WATER MANAGEMENT
Entries for NUWA-2013 are invited. Last Date for submission of entries is 15th July 2014.
URBAN WATER NEWS
HMWSSB promises Hyderabad's residents daily water supply in summer, with an assured 340 million gallons a day to the people in the city.
MORE IN URBAN WATER
Surat To Have Water & Drainage Network By 2012: Surat will have a comprehensive water and drainage system by the end of 2012, thanks to the allocation of Rs. 68 crore from the state government, says the Surat Municipal Corporation.
800 Colonies In Hyderabad To Get Basic Facilities: As part of the Total Infrastructure Programme (TIP), colonies in municipal circles surrounding Hyderabad will soon get water and sewer lines, storm water drains and roads.
Daily Water Supply This Summer, Says GVMC: The Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation assures daily water supply to Vizag this summer, with repairs to the 150-km-long Yeleru Canal and the 60-km-long Raiwada pipeline having been taken up.
New Delhi Civic Body Turns To Tech Power For 24x7 Water Supply: The NMDC has announced an ambitious project based on the concept of boosting efficiency of distribution and reducing wastage of water
The Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD), Government of India (GoI), in association with the Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI), instituted the annual National Urban Water Awards with the aim to recognize, inspire and celebrate excellence in urban water management.
WINNERS OF NUWA 2011-12
In: Technical Innovation
For: Monitoring and improving
water quality
In: Financial Reforms
For: Improving cost recovery
In: Service to the Poor
For: Enhancing Water Supply
access to urban poor
In: Citizen Services and Governance
For: Rain water harvesting
In: Citizen Services and Governance
For: Reviving the water bodies
in Berhampur
In: Public-Private Partnership
For: Improving service delivery
through PPP
In: Communication Strategy and
Awareness Generation
For: improving access to toilets
to urban poor
In: Urban Sanitation
For: Upgradation of
Swarnrekha River
Special Mention in Urban Sanitation
For: e-Toilets
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