Lack of sanitation for 2.4 billion people is undermining health improvements

Lack of sanitation for 2,4 billion people is undermining health improvements. Joint WHO/UNICEF, news release. June, 30, 2015 ¦ Geneva ¦ New York. The Joint Monitoring Programme report, Progress on sanitation and drinking water: 2015 update and MDG assessment, says worldwide, 1 in 3 people,…

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Wastewater analysis in municipal sanitation network of Valencia

Wastewater analysis in municipal sanitation network of Valencia  Valencia City Council 11/08/2013, Spain. Service Integrated Water Cycle of Valencia has a number of Quality Control Units Wastewater mobile laboratories that allow detection and in situ analysis of discharges to the sewer system. The City Council,…

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Ranking: The eight countries with the largest volumes of fresh water

 Rosenberg A. Ranking: The eight countries with the largest volumes of fresh water Andres Rosenberg The ranking of countries with the largest volume of fresh water is represented by Brazil, Canada, Indonesia, China, India, United States, Colombia and Peru. About 1,100 million people, more than…

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Water scarcity an international community challenge.

Hillary Rodham Clinton. Water scarcity an international community challenge. National Geographic Society  Washington DC.  World Water Day, March 22, 2010 Secretary Clinton: March 2010 » World Water Day          U.S. Department of State In the United States, water represents one of the great diplomatic and…

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Analyze the management of water resources in Costa Rica

Analyze the management of water resources in Costa Rica  El Pais newspaper. 08/12/2011 San Jose, Costa Rica Successful management of water resources in Costa Rica, seen and approached as a shared responsibility, was the subject of the recent forum organized by the National Service of…

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General situation of water resources and water and sanitation in Honduras

General situation of water resources and water and sanitation in Honduras. Posted by Global Water Partnership, Central Chapter (GWP Central America) and the Alliance for Water The water resource is abundant in Honduras, it is estimated that there is an availability of 13,776 m3 of…

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UN declares water and sanitation as a human right, a proposal from Bolivia

UN declares water and sanitation as a human right, a proposal from Bolivia Agencia Boliviana de Información-ABI, News, 28/07/2010, La Paz, Bolivia. The United Nations, UN, on Wednesday approved the draft resolution submitted by Bolivia for water and sanitation were declared as a human right,…

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Service fees applied to urban water consumption, greatly raising the water cost.

Juan G. R. Service fees applied to urban water consumption, greatly raising the water cost. Water & Irrigation.Vol 2, Nº 1:3-4, Spain. The average price of a m3 of water consumed in urban conditions in the province of Alicante in the Valencia Community has gradually…

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