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Read this story in English A Assembleia Geral das Nações Unidas (UNGA) reconheceu o acesso à água potável e ao saneamento como direito humano em 2010; em 2...
Read this story in Portuguese The United  Nations General Assembly (UNGA) recognized access to safe drinking water and sanitation as a human right in 2010; in ...
November 14, 2017
In Chile, approximately 1,700 community organisations supply water to 13 percent of the Chilean population in rural areas. They are non-profit organizations tha...
November 13, 2017
The Public Water and Sanitation Company of Quito, EPMAPS Agua de Quito, has been providing water and sanitation services to Ecuador’s capital for 57 years. To...


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December 8, 2017
Dhesigen Naidoo, Water Research Commission, South Africa, describes a new world order of extreme weather events globally, a rise in population and consumption, ...
December 6, 2017
A number of countries in Africa continue to be victims of the effects of climate change. The latest is the drought that has been experienced in the region for t...
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November 27, 2017
The renowned economist Jeffrey Sachs introduced 3Ts: Trade Resources; Transform Water for Safe Use; and Traits of crops resistant to drought; and 3Fs Finance, F...
November 27, 2017
Innovative financing mechanisms to meet SDG6 target from IWA on Vimeo. How can financial institutions help contribute to achieving the SDGs? Keynote address by ...

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November 10, 2017
The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority, DC Water, has appointed Matthew Ries, PhD, P.E. as its first Chief of Water Quality and Watershed Management...
October 19, 2017
IN MEMORIAM: PHILIP D. GIANTRIS    It is with deep regret that we announce the loss of Philip D. Giantris, President of the Valu Add Management Services, ...
October 19, 2017
IN MEMORIAM: Huw Taylor, a Water Microbiology icon, passes away Huw Taylor, one of the most amiable and good-humored persons in our field of health-related wate...
October 18, 2017
At the IWA Water and Development Congress & Exhibition 2017 in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the Inter-American Development Bank and FEMSA Foundation will be awa...

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