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Sustainable Water & Sanitation Services at Scale (Triple-S): Changing the Business as Usual Approach

workshop of –- held in Washington,D.C. in October 2010 and the follow-up WASH Sector Sustainability Forumhosted by Global Water Challenge, IRC and Water for People in January 2011. The events showcased ...

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New book on Cost-Effective Boreholes

Local groundwater resources have a major role to play in community development and poverty reduction in the African continent. UNESCO and the International Hydrogeological Programme have just published a new book ...

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Sustainable Rural Water Supplies

There is a critical need to increase the sustainability of rural water supply services, especially in sub-Saharan Africa. One of the primary reasons for low levels of sustainability is that ...

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6th Rural Water Supply Network (RWSN) Forum

The 6th Rural Water Supply Network (RWSN) Forum will be held in Kampala, Uganda from Tuesday 29th November to Thursday 1st December, followed by a one-day optional field trip on Friday 2nd ...

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Problems of Agricultural development in Nigeria

Article by  Vasanth Soil erosion caused by water and wind is one of the main problems of agriculture in Nigeria. The lack of development in low-lying flood plains also hinders ...

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ECUMENICAL WATER NETWORK

The Ecumenical Water Network is a network of churches and church-related organizations  that promote the preservation, responsible management and equitable distribution of water for all, based on the understanding that water ...

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Singapore International Water Week (SIWW)

Singapore International Water Week (SIWW), the Water Convention 2011 will be held in Singapore from 5 – 7 July 2011. The 3-day event is the platform for industry experts, practitioners,

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World Water Week

Are you planning any activity for World Water Day? There’s a global Walk  (by End Water Poverty) that we are all keying into. It would be nice if you could ...

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Conference on Sanitation and Hygiene

The Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) is pleased to announce “The Global Forum on Sanitation and Hygiene 2011,” to be arranged in Mumbai, India, from 9-14 October of ...

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Conference on Sanitation and Hygiene

The Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) is pleased to announce “The Global Forum on Sanitation and Hygiene 2011,” to be arranged in Mumbai, India, from 9-14 October of ...

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