Learning from the Experts in Managing Urban Stormwater, 17 – 21 July 2017

In July this year, the Singapore Water Academy held the Sustainable Urban Stormwater Management Course, the second course under the Singapore Water Management Series (SgWM). Held from 17-21 July 2017 at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, the immersive five-day programme

Learning from the Experts in Managing Urban Stormwater, 17 – 21 July 2017

In July this year, the Singapore Water Academy held the Sustainable Urban Stormwater Management Course, the second course under the Singapore Water Management Series (SgWM). Held from 17-21 July 2017 at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, the immersive five-day programme

A Stride Back In History: Our Water Story

Every other policy has to bend at the knees for our water survival. – the late Mr. Lee Kuan Yew, 2008 There is no more fundamental resource than water. The basis of all life, water is fast becoming a key

A Stride Back In History: Our Water Story

Every other policy has to bend at the knees for our water survival. – the late Mr. Lee Kuan Yew, 2008 There is no more fundamental resource than water. The basis of all life, water is fast becoming a key

How to Say Water in 25 Different Languages

“Bruce Lee doesn’t drink water, he drinks wataaaa” – anonymous Jokes aside, have you ever wondered how to say water in languages other than English? Well, here’s how to say water in 25 different languages, with a Singaporean twist (because

How to Say Water in 25 Different Languages

“Bruce Lee doesn’t drink water, he drinks wataaaa” – anonymous Jokes aside, have you ever wondered how to say water in languages other than English? Well, here’s how to say water in 25 different languages, with a Singaporean twist (because

A Dollar A Minute

Can you go without touching your phone for five minutes? ‘Cause that could well equate to five days-worth of clean water for some children. In 2014, a new campaign under the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Tap Project challenged smartphone

A Dollar A Minute

Can you go without touching your phone for five minutes? ‘Cause that could well equate to five days-worth of clean water for some children. In 2014, a new campaign under the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Tap Project challenged smartphone

Escaping Bloodsuckers

On Feb 1, 2016, the World Health Organization declared the Zika virus an international health emergency. Zika, previously known to only bring about moderate cold and flu-like symptoms, was found to be the cause of multiple cases of neurological disorders

Escaping Bloodsuckers

On Feb 1, 2016, the World Health Organization declared the Zika virus an international health emergency. Zika, previously known to only bring about moderate cold and flu-like symptoms, was found to be the cause of multiple cases of neurological disorders

Learning Your ABCs with 3 Simple Quizzes

In 2006, PUB launched the Active, Beautiful, Clean Waters (ABC Waters) Programme as an initiative to bring Singaporeans closer to water. Eleven years down the road, the journey to transform the nation’s drains, canals, and reservoirs into beautiful streams, rivers

Learning Your ABCs with 3 Simple Quizzes

In 2006, PUB launched the Active, Beautiful, Clean Waters (ABC Waters) Programme as an initiative to bring Singaporeans closer to water. Eleven years down the road, the journey to transform the nation’s drains, canals, and reservoirs into beautiful streams, rivers

Water Conservation #2: Showering

Great ideas can come to you in the shower – it’s been scientifically proven – but there’s actually greater productivity and comfort when you’re out of that shower. Showering times can be undeniably awesome after a long and tiring day

Water Conservation #2: Showering

Great ideas can come to you in the shower – it’s been scientifically proven – but there’s actually greater productivity and comfort when you’re out of that shower. Showering times can be undeniably awesome after a long and tiring day

What’s Your Daily Water Requirement?

You’ve probably heard of the BMI (Body Mass Index), but do you know that there’s also a calculator for your Daily Water Requirement? Perhaps you’ve started wondering at this point: Why do we need to calculate our water intake? It’s

What’s Your Daily Water Requirement?

You’ve probably heard of the BMI (Body Mass Index), but do you know that there’s also a calculator for your Daily Water Requirement? Perhaps you’ve started wondering at this point: Why do we need to calculate our water intake? It’s

[TWPS] Pioneering the Possible, Envisioning the Future

“We must save water using efficient ways… Otherwise the last drop of water on earth will be our tears,” said a student from Teck Whye Primary School (TWPS) at the ABC Waters @ Pang Sua Pond opening on 25th March.

[TWPS] Pioneering the Possible, Envisioning the Future

“We must save water using efficient ways… Otherwise the last drop of water on earth will be our tears,” said a student from Teck Whye Primary School (TWPS) at the ABC Waters @ Pang Sua Pond opening on 25th March.

Songkran – The Festival of Water

Water plays a central role in Thai events and festivals. During the world’s hottest month, Thais come together to cool down in the world’s largest water festival, Songkran. Armed with colourful water pistols and buckets, individuals come together to participate

Songkran – The Festival of Water

Water plays a central role in Thai events and festivals. During the world’s hottest month, Thais come together to cool down in the world’s largest water festival, Songkran. Armed with colourful water pistols and buckets, individuals come together to participate

Water Conservation #1: Defrosting Food

While strolling up and down the aisles of the supermarket, you suddenly remembered the juicy rib eye steak that’s still sitting quietly in your freezer. A classic pan-seared rib eye steak sounds like the perfect, mouth-watering solution to dinner. You

Water Conservation #1: Defrosting Food

While strolling up and down the aisles of the supermarket, you suddenly remembered the juicy rib eye steak that’s still sitting quietly in your freezer. A classic pan-seared rib eye steak sounds like the perfect, mouth-watering solution to dinner. You

Impressions of “A Day in the Life of Water Wally”

The Background Encouraging water conservation is a constant challenge. There is always a pressing need for innovative ideas to promote the water cause in a novel way that can penetrate the consciousness of Singaporeans. The latest arrow in PUB’s quiver

Impressions of “A Day in the Life of Water Wally”

The Background Encouraging water conservation is a constant challenge. There is always a pressing need for innovative ideas to promote the water cause in a novel way that can penetrate the consciousness of Singaporeans. The latest arrow in PUB’s quiver