AWWA Articles

Israel delegation explores innovative solutions to water scarcity

In Israel, water scarcity is an engine that drives the adoption of innovative technologies. A water delegation hosted by the American Water Works Association (AWWA), the Israel-Colorado Innovation Fund and the Israeli Government recently traveled to Israel to tour water management systems and study new and historical techniques for supplying precious water in a landscape that is more than 60 percent desert.

Bridging cultures a passion for AWWA’s Wheeler

When Rebecca Wheeler was growing up in Hong Kong, her Chinese parents encouraged her to travel broadly and learn from other cultures. Today, with friends around the world and theRebecca Wheeler ability to speak three languages, she brings this passion to her new position as senior manager of international programs at the American Water Works Association (AWWA).