At Partners for Water, our mission transcends beyond solving water issues; it's about making an impact through empowering innovations that redefine water security globally. This year, the Partners for Water Awards 2024 spotlight the extraordinary outcomes of this mission, showcasing projects that not merely envisioned change but also brought it to life with the support of our subsidy scheme.
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This project has significantly advanced flood prediction capabilities in Taipei, providing residents with vital risk information and greatly enhancing urban resilience. The success of this project in Taipei has not only demonstrated the global applicability of Dutch water management innovation but also created possibilities for similar applications in other cities facing water management challenges.
BlueBloqs by Field Factors has set a pioneering example for sustainable urban water management in Spain. By transforming rainwater into a reliable water supply, the project paved the way for similar innovations in Madrid and at the Sparta Stadium in Rotterdam. This project aligns with the broader objectives of the Partners for Water programme, showcasing the power of innovative, Nature-based Solutions in urban water management.
This project provided immediate coastal protection and offered a long-term solution, giving peace of mind to the local residents and terminal operators. The digital twin's capabilities can be expanded for broader applications, such as predicting safe swimming areas based on current and tidal conditions. It represents a significant advancement in coastal management, combining physical engineering with digital innovation.