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Bolangir Walks For Water and Sanitation

Bolangir Walks For Water and Sanitation a Initiative of "World Walks For Water and Sanitation 2013" Organised By AJSA Orissa,India

India
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30 June 2013
Last updated: Thu, 07/11/2013 - 09:27

Water and Climate Change in Mexico 2007-2012: Analysis and Future Recommendations

An analysis of the different measures carried out in Mexico in the water community to meet the challenge of climate change, highlighting some representative examples, and drawing up some recommendations for possible next steps based on the strengths and weaknesses of the approach adopted thus far.

Publications
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Author: Colin Herron
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English
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Last updated: Tue, 12/17/2013 - 12:49

Knowledge Disconnect in Himalaya

Much has been said about Himalayas and its beautiful mountains, rich biodiversity and rich culture. But, sometime it seems that the inhabitants in the region are not cognizant about this richness. Are they?

People's Stories
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Author: K N Vajpai
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India
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22 August 2011
Last updated: Fri, 09/02/2011 - 15:10

A Fable of Siamese twins

The rivers more than any other physical feature demonstrate how nature knows no boundaries. The rivers are the lifeline of civilizations, custodians of cultures, song, music, dance, food, dress and poetry. Rivers are like the eternal guardians of cities, of cultivation and growth, of sustenance and hope, of joys and sorrow, of ebb and flow. The rivers know no boundaries. They are the symbols of progress and travel, the quest for knowledge and they represent the ever present natural channels of man’s eternal voyage.

People's Stories
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Author: Ms. Noreen Haider
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India, Pakistan, China, Nepal
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1 August 2011
Last updated: Fri, 09/02/2011 - 15:11

Inviting Disasters

In the Himalayan region, our government, scientists and researchers are aware that the region is earthquake prone and there are various factors leading to water related hazards, so developing huge infrastructure without considering various environmental factors is like inviting disaster.

March 2011
Last updated: Tue, 03/29/2011 - 09:51

Climate Change and WASH

This set of four postcards highlights the link between Climate Change and Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH). …

Author: Climate Change and WASH Working Group
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Climate Change and WASH Working Group
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January 2011
Last updated: Tue, 02/01/2011 - 17:42

Guidance on Water Supply and Sanitation in Extreme Weather Events

This guidnance is intended to provide an overview on why and how adaptation policies should consider the new vulnerabilities and risks for health and the environment which arise from water and waste services management in adverse weather events.

Publications
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Publisher: UNECE, WHO/ EUROPE
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English
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PDF, PDF
Last updated: Wed, 03/09/2011 - 16:07

Adaptation of WASH services delivery to climate change

This paper describes the need to develop strategies for the adaptation of WASH service delivery to climate change, and other sources of risk and uncertainty.

Publications
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Author: Charles Batchelor (IRC), A.J. James (IMacS), Stef Smits (IRC)
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English
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Last updated: Tue, 01/11/2011 - 12:07