The IFC’s new global infrastructure vehicle has announced its maiden water investment. What sets it apart from conventional private equity funds? The IFC’s new $1.2 billion Global Infrastructure Fund is set to make its first water sector investment later this month, announcing its intention to take an equity stake in Brazilian concessionaire Aegea Saneamento. GIF Read more

Aegea hereby announces the beginning of a strategic partnership with TaKaDu aiming to account with its deep technologic expertise and analytics to monitor water networks. The Campo Grande-based concessionaire Águas Guariroba will serve as a pilot-project for deploying the TaKaDu technology, that is meant to be applied to all Aegea´s concessionaires. The project will be Read more

Three of the best lesson plans prepared by geography teachers at the Municipal School on “Geography and sanitation ” were awarded through the program “Sanear é viver”. The project is conducted by Águas Guariroba in partnership with the Municipal Education ( Semed ) . The award ceremony took place at the dealership. ” The school Read more

Who says sewage treatment can’t be a sweet smelling business? Certainly not Singapore’s GIC. The city state’s sovereign wealth fund has just struck a deal to invest R$300m ($135m) in Aegea Saneamento e Participações, the water and sewage treatment arm of Grupo Equipav, the Brazilian conglomerate. “Aegea manages an attractive portfolio of water and sewage Read more