Yesterday was the world water day : a day to remind that water is vital to life on earth and that we should use this limited resource efficiently and share it in an equitable way.
But for the International Water Management Institute, it was a big day, not only because we are all focusing on water, but also because the Institute has received the 2012 Stockholm water laureate.
It is a great recognition for all of us for the work we do everyday, striving to link science about water with impact on the ground for the rural poor.
Watch the Director General reaction to the price and his vision about future water research
And see reactions in the new