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The United  Nations General Assembly (UNGA) recognized access to safe drinking water and sanitation as a human right in 2010; in 2015 it specified a distinctio...
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...
November 12, 2017
Back in 2004, the founders of Facebook launched their service to a select group of university students. Thirteen years later and the social network platform has...


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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...
October 13, 2017
Preparations for the technical programme for the IWA World Water Congress in Tokyo 2018 are now underway. More than 1500 authors submitted their work to the con...

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October 11, 2017
Daniel Nolasco sobre el Water and Development Congress & Exhibition from IWA on Vimeo. Daniel Nolasco destaca la agenda política del agua 2030 como piedra ...
October 11, 2017
The relevance of the Water and Development Congress & Exhibition 2017 from IWA on Vimeo. Daniel Nolasco highlights the role of the Water and Development Con...
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The flood and Drought Management Tools project ( is developing a decision support system (DSS) with appropriate technical applications facilit...
July 26, 2017
Argentina´s National Water Plan by Pablo Bereciartua, Under Secretary for Water Resources of Argentina In April 2016 Argentina has put together an ambitious Na...

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