In this episode of Futuris, we meet the African and European scientists working together to find ways to disinfect water for domestic use in remote, isolated places in Africa, using sustainable and affordable technology.
It's the Laúca dam, which is 155 meters high and has a length of 1,1 km. When the project will be finished, it will have an installed power of 2067 MW.
A revolutionary invention to reduce the use of plastic bottles
Fourteen people die every day because of inadequate water, sanitation and hygiene, according to the World Health Organisation.
Here is a new step towards sustainable living.
Sunny Morocco seems like the ideal place to produce solar power.
The longest river in the Iberian peninsula is on the verge of drying up completely thanks to a combination of Spain’s current drought and inadequate water transfer planning
Morocco is at the forefront of eking the best out of poor soils and a harsh climate where water is scarce, and is boosting its rural agriculture with innovative, environmentally-friendly projects
How can we ensure sustainable water management to meet the growing demand from industry and agriculture?
What are the climate risks related to water?
Around 980 million litres of radioactive waste water have escaped from a fertiliser plant through a sinkhole.
US President Barack Obama has visited Flint, Michigan, after receiving a letter from an eight-year-old resident who was concerned about the city’s
The number of people facing hunger in Zimbabwe due to drought has risen from three to four million, according to estimates. The UN children’s agency
A deal has been struck to end deadly protests, which have paralysed a northern state in India and cut water supplies to Delhi’s 20 million residents
A Brazilian inventor has created a garage made electrical and water-powered motorcycle which he claims can travel up to 500 kilometres on just one litre of water.
Fresh water is abundant in some areas of our planet, and scarce in others. We can transport fresh water by sea to help those in need, but that's expensive. Can we make it affordable? One possible solu
Peter Maurer is President of the International Committee of the Red Cross he spoke to euronews reporter, Chris Cummins, about the changing nature of
Montreal begins a controversial eight-billion-litre sewage dump into its river. The city says it's the most environmentally-friendly option.
Lebanon’s government agreed to a plan late on Wednesday that it hopes will end weeks of street protests in Beirut over its failure to deal with a
The surging global demand for water will see some 30 countries facing extreme water stress by 2040, according to the latest World Resources Institute
The road to Fam El Hism in south eastern Morocco is a lonely, hot and dusty one. The harsh climate and low rainfall means little grows here
In the north east of Mali, irregular rainfall and political instability has meant basics like water are becoming scarce. In the town of Kidal, the
This is what the public siwmming pool of the future might look like, 100% natural, no chemicals, only plants and crystal clear water. Natural
Is it possible – in agriculture – to produce more with less water? That’s the aim of a European research project taking place in Bologna, Italy
Rio de Janeiro’s governor has admitted that a pledge to clean up waterways ahead of next year’s Olympic Games will not be fully met. It comes as
There was camaraderie in Khartoum as the leaders of Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia celebrated a deal designed to ease fears that a controversial new dam
Tens of thousands of protesters have marched through Dublin as anger boils over new water charges. Households in the Republic of Ireland are set to