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Jan Eliasson in Stockholm to talk about toilets

The Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Jan Eliasson was the keynote speaker at the official opening of the… View more

Liberia WASH Compact Review Report

The Liberia WASH Compact was developed as a result of a Joint Mission held in Monrovia in April 2011, supported… View more

Flush and Forget – 2.6 billion People Off Track…

Stockholm Water Front No.3 2012 article Surely an initiative that creates jobs, saves lives, saves the environment and boosts the… View more

The Durban Experience

South Africa is a water scarce country, ranked as the 30th driest country in the world in terms of water… View more

The Stockholm Story – The successful development of a city in an integrated water perspective

Responsibility for water system services in a metropolitan area demands more extensive measures than just constructing and operating advanced treatment… View more

The Human Right to Water and Sanitation

Access to water and sanitation as human rights has gained growing attention over the last few years at a global… View more

“Water is Imperative to Economic and National Security”

Safe drinking water is a human right. By providing safe water we address and prevent many water-borne diseases simultaneously which… View more

American Public Health Champion Receives 2010 Stockholm Water Prize

Dr. Rita Colwell, distinguished Professor from the University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins University’s Bloomberg School of Public Health in… View more