This special session explored new approaches that harness mobile
technologies to overcome financial, operational and institutional
barriers to rural water security in sub-Saharan Africa and India. The
- Rural water supply management and monitoring innovations from West
Africa (Daniel Annerose, Manobi)
- Smart handpumps and rural water security risk (Dr Rob Hope, University
- LIFELINK – Reducing financial and operational risks to rural water
security (Rasoul Mikkelsen, Grundfos)
- Mobile-enhanced handpump maintenance innovations in rural India (K.J.
Mobile technology innovations and rural water security. Special session at the Water Security, Risk and Society Conference, Oxford University, UK, 16-18 April 2012.