Together with thematic experts, NICC is working on a series of timelines on prominent international cooperation topics. The timelines provide an overview of the changes that have taken place over time with regard to the topics in question. Interviews, items from our collection and videos provide the input for the timelines. By clicking on a timeline, you can explore what happened in which period. If you would like to start your own timeline, please contact us at: info@stichtingnicc.nl.

Water Pumps

Water is a key thematic sector in Dutch International Cooperation, given the Dutch expertise and international reputation of being good water managers.
Within the water sector, groundwater is a key sub-sector, as it is the most important perennial water source in rural areas in developing countries.

This timeline provides a first insight into the trends and developments of the techniques that were (and still are) used to pump up groundwater.

40 years of cooperation between the Netherlands and Yemen

Collection items belonging to the timeline “40 years of cooperation between the Netherlands and Yemen“:


WSS 50 / Water Resources

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WSS 50 – Institutional and Financial Aspects of Water Supply and Sanitation Sector Development

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