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United Nations University Institute for Water, Environment and Health: The UN Think Tank on Water. Targeted research. Capacity development. Public outreach.
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UNU-INWEH Apr 4
The Water Without Borders Programme students took a trip this year to Peru. Read about their journey and see the photos taken by the WWB class!
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UNESCO WWAP Apr 3
By 2015, 181 countries had achieved a coverage of >75% for at least basic services. Of the 159 million people still collecting untreated (often contaminated) drinking water directly from surface water sources, 58% lived in Sub-Saharan Africa.
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UN-Water Mar 24
represents a joint position from the UN family on the global status on 6 & other water-related targets. It also explores the linkages within targets and the interlinkages between SDG 6 and the other targets and indicators.
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UN Sustainable Development Mar 27
Climate change mitigation and adaption can’t happen without the sustainable management of water, says Vladimir Smakhtin, director of . Learn more about how is part of ’s efforts to protect 💧:
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IISD SDGs Mar 26
UNU-INWEH Launches Online Tool for SDG 6 Planning
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UNU-INWEH Mar 27
New article: Disaster-Risk, Water Security Challenges and Strategies in Small Island Developing States (SIDS)
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UNU-INWEH Mar 25
The new Policy Support System platform is now available! View the platform here: Read the press release here:
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UNU-INWEH Mar 22
Whoever you are, wherever you are, water is your human right. Apart from Africa, by 2050, every region in the world will have 25% of their population at age 60 and above. This , we must leave no one behind.
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UNU-INWEH Mar 22
Whoever you are, wherever you are, water is your human right. All humans are born free and equal in dignity and rights. This , we must leave no one behind. # LGBTQI
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UNU-INWEH Mar 22
Whoever you are, wherever you are, water is your human right. Many people with disabilities face difficulties accessing water points not designed for their needs. This , we must leave no one behind.
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UNU-INWEH Mar 22
Whoever you are, wherever you are, water is your human right. Globally, 80% of the people who have to use unsafe and unprotected water live in rural areas. This , we must leave no one behind. # RuralPeople
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UNU-INWEH Mar 22
Whoever you are, wherever you are, water is your human right. For the 68.5 million people who have been forced to flee their homes, accessing safe water is problematic. This , we must leave no one behind.
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UNU-INWEH Mar 22
Whoever you are, wherever you are, water is your human right. Indigenous peoples across the world consistently lag behind on wellbeing indicators such as access to water supply. This , we must leave no one behind.
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UNU-INWEH Mar 22
Whoever you are, wherever you are, water is your human right. Globally, 80% of the people who have to use unsafe and unprotected water sources live in rural areas. This , we must leave no one behind.
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UNU-INWEH Mar 22
Whoever you are, wherever you are, water is your human right. 1 in 4 primary schools worldwide have no drinking water service, with pupils using unprotected sources or going thirsty. This , we must leave no one behind.
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UNU-FLORES Mar 21
Our PhD researcher Agossou Gadedjisso-Tossou from Togo 🇹🇬 recommends alternative irrigation strategies to match the future irrigation water demand in the West African region. His latest publication 👇🏻
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UNU-FLORES Mar 22
3/10 of the world 👥🌍 are deprived of regular availability, accessibility, & quality? Tamara Avellan, our management expert from 🇺🇾 examines these dimensions in latest report . More here 👇🏻
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UN-Water Mar 21
Access to water underpins public health and is critical to sustainable development. This , 22 March, we must leave no one behind. الماء للجميع 人人所需的水 De l’eau pour tous Água Para Todos Вода для всех Agua para todos
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UNU-INWEH Mar 22
Whoever you are, wherever you are, water is your human right. Women and girls are responsible for water collection in 80% households with water off-premises. This , we must leave no one behind.
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UN Environment Mar 18
The world must go circular by embracing the need to: ♻ REcover ♻ REcycle ♻ REpurpose ♻ REfurbish ♻ REpair ♻ REfuse ♻ REthink ♻ REduce ♻ REuse ♻ REmanufacture
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