Blog posts tagged to "water scarcity"

  • Why wastewater matters, and innovation is indispensable

    Published on Friday, 28 September 2018

    Innovative solutions can help Asian cities and communities leapfrog wastewater management challenges.

  • ADB has supported upgrades of the metro system in Tbilisi, Georgia, since 2010.

    Building resilient cities in Asia

    Published on Saturday, 06 May 2017

    Informal settlers, water, and public transport are the three main challenges for Asia’s cities.

  • Sewage treatment plant in Rajasthan, India.

    How to avert an urban drought in Asia

    Published on Friday, 13 January 2017

    If we don’t act soon, Asia’s cities and huge urban populations will be starved of water in just a few years.

  • Sewage treatment plant in Karnataka, India.

    Securing Asia’s urban water

    Published on Monday, 19 December 2016

    To address water scarcity and security in Asia’s cities, we need a shift in approach and rapid replication of best practices in good leadership, policymaking, and financing.