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October 18, 2017
“The Inter-American Development Bank is a Strategic Partner to the IWA Water and Development Congress, where we will showcase our work to advance the wate...
October 12, 2017
The peak of hurricane season in the Atlantic Ocean has passed but the storms are not yet over. Hurricane Harvey broke rainfall records in the continental USA wi...
October 11, 2017
Infrequent or a lack of potable water supply has made wastewater reuse and recovery a method of choice for many across the globe. Whether it has been for hundre...
October 9, 2017
For all of us who have been working in water for the last 15 years or more, 2015 was year 1, the target year for the Millennium Development Goals. For many coun...


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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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September 4, 2017
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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