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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

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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

Meet Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak: The 2009 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate

On August 20, during the World Water Week in Stockholm, Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak will receive the 2009 Stockholm Water Prize… View more

Sanitation Innovator and Social Reformer Awarded 2009 Stockholm Water Prize

Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak, founder of the Sulabh Sanitation Movement in India, has been named the 2009 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate.… View more

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2008 Synthesis Report: Progress and Prospects on Water – For a Clean and Healthy World with Special Focus on Sanitation

Over 2,300 leaders in science, government and civil society from more than 130 countries and 200 collaborating organizations gathered at… View more

Introducing GoAL WASH

GoAL WaSH is an innovative new UNDP programme that aims to accelerate achievement of the water and sanitation Millennium Development… View more