Modernizing wastewater treatment in Sri Lanka

Sewerage management is more than just ‘flushing it away’ – waste must be contained, treated and disposed of safely. In a blog by the International Water Management Institute (IWMI), Andreas Ulrich explains that in many countries ageing infrastructure and growing urban populations are creating mounting pressure on systems that in many cases were designed in the early twentieth century. In Sri Lanka a joint initiative between the Government, the World Bank and IWMI is aiming to formulate a pathway to sustainably improve wastewater treatment and subsequent resource recovery.

 

Read the full blog post here.

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