Blogs on water management

  • View of Chandigarh High Court from Secretariat. Photo by Eduardo Guiot.

    The architecture of resilience

    Published on Monday, 04 December 2017

    A proper balance of grey and green infrastructure is crucial to make Asia’s cities more resilient.

  • Waterfront in Yichang, PRC.

    How developing cities can meet the challenges of the 21st century

    Published on Wednesday, 19 October 2016

    Developing countries are well placed to leapfrog directly to water-sensitive cities, rather than follow the organic evolution of urban water infrastructure in developed countries.

  • Kimaya Sarki.

    Inclusive irrigation is transforming Nepal’s rural areas

    Published on Thursday, 15 September 2016

    Small farmers, even women and those belonging to the Dalit caste and ethnic minorities, are beginning to participate in the management of water users’ associations in parts of Nepal.

  • Yasmin Siddiqi outside the conference venue in Stockholm.

    A snapshot of water security in Asia-Pacific

    Published on Thursday, 01 September 2016

    Yasmin Siddiqi, Principal Water Resources Specialist with ADB’s Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department, shares updates from World Water Week in Stockholm, Sweden.