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20. June 2017 | Aqua Republica wins WssTP Water Governance Award!

WssTP Awards Winners 2017 are announced!

In the context of Water Innovation Europe 2017 conference ‘The Value of Water: the case for innovation and investment in water, the 2017 edition of WssTP Awards was held on the 14th of June, leaving behind lasting impressions.

The winners of the four prize categories are:
Vitens,Water Technology & infrastructure Prize
OPTICITS, SME Prize
Global Omnium, Digital Water Prize
DHI, Water Governance Prize

Read more about it here

6. June 2017 | A serious game for serious issues

UN Environment has embraced the world of gamification to raise awareness about the importance of managing water and ecosystems in a sustainable way.

Read about our collaboration with UN Environment on Aqua Republica here.

 

17. March 2017 | Curtin University sponsors prizes for the UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge 2017!


We are very pleased that Curtin University is now our principal prize sponsor for the UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge 2017! As part of this partnership with Curtin, we are very excited to announce that we will be offering a prize pool valued at $1000AUD for the top performing global teams in this year’s challenge!

• First place: $500AUD value
• Second Place: $300AUD value
• Third place: $200AUD value

* In the case of a tie, prizes will be combined and shared. Winners shall be decided by event organisers based on ranking on the leader board at the close of the event. All decisions are final and shall be resolved by the event organisers.

6. January 2017 | Game-based learning publications

Happy new year! For everyone interested in game-based learning such as Aqua Republica and all the research which are done, please find a very comprehensive list of journals in this slides kindly provided by Michael Sutton.

9. December 2016 | Call for sponsors: Join the UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge 2017 as a sponsoring partner- and help to promote a better world!

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Do you want to help promote a more sustainable future? If yes, then please support this unique not-for-profit children’s competition aimed at educating youth about the practical importance of caring for the environment.

Since 2013 more than 7000 children between the ages of 14-17 in 14 countries have joined in the annual “UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge” competition by playing the Aqua Republica educational game. Apart from having fun, the experience has helped them to learn about sustainable water, climate and environmental management as well as the Sustainable Development Goals.

As we continue to grow the competition we are looking for sponsoring partners to support prizes the 2017 UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge. Please join us in making a difference!

What does it mean to become a sponsoring partner? By becoming a partner, you commit to:

  • Providing in-kind or cash contributions to support prizes for the UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge 2017

What you will receive as a partner in terms of support are:

  • A signed certificate from UNEP-DHI recognizing your valued contribution
  • Your name or organisation’s logos on the UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge website and competition materials

Deadline: Jan 31st 2017

Please contact the Competition Coordinators for more details.

Chengzi Chew – czc@dhigroup.com
Gareth James Lloyd – gjl@dhigroup.com

 

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