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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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A big thank you goes out to for speaking at the Another Drop Lecture last night and to everyone who came out for the event! The Another Drop Lecture series will continue in January 2019.
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UNU-INWEH Nov 14
Congratulations to EPCOR Water Security Research Chair at UNU, Robert Sandford, for winning the 2017 Lane Anderson Adult Readers Award. This award honours the best in Canadian science writing.
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UNU-INWEH Nov 13
We are excited to have from here for an Another Drop Lecture tonight!
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UNU-INWEH Nov 13
Join us TONIGHT for an Another Drop Lecture at 7 PM with TVO's and their talk titled, "Communicating Water Issues Using Film and Television". More details here: Don't forget to RSVP: !
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UNU-INWEH Nov 12
Join us TOMORROW for an Another Drop Lecture November 13 at 7 PM with TVO's and their talk titled, "Communicating Water Issues Using Film and Television". More details here: Don't forget to RSVP: !
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UNU-INWEH Nov 6
Thanks for sharing!
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UNU-INWEH Nov 5
Join us for an Another Drop Lecture November 13 at 7 PM with TVO's and their talk titled, "Communicating Water Issues Using Film and Television". More details here: Don't forget to RSVP: !
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UN-Water Oct 26
Billions of people live without a safe toilet. This is a crisis that’s turning our environment into an open sewer. Nature is calling – find out what it’s telling us. 🌎📞 💩🚽 👉
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Nidhi Nagabhatla Oct 18
NN14- Wetlands add to the strategies to protect ecosystems, populations & local economies dealing with disasters - working together to generating science-based evidence to make a case- better attention and investment in wetlands
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Nidhi Nagabhatla Oct 18
NN 13- Embedding wetland agenda within the context of integrated water resource management, water and food security agenda, and as well as the socio-political actions required to support these managements options is vital.
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Nidhi Nagabhatla Oct 18
NN12- wetlands calls for better acknowledgments of diverse benefits of natural/constructed wetlands – as smart systems - improving water quality, providing social & economic benefits local communities & long-term water security. -
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Nidhi Nagabhatla Oct 18
NN11- -fit with wetlands apparent- delivering sustainable development goals -urban and rural contexts--
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Nidhi Nagabhatla Oct 18
NN10- -fit with wetlands apparent- innovative thinking beyond business-as-usual to address water/wetland challenges- delivering ecological and socio-economic benefits - urban and rural contexts - @FAO@UNUINWEH
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Nidhi Nagabhatla Oct 18
NN9- 2018 ‘Nature for Water’ emphasised #@NatureBasedSolu to deliver, restore and sustain ecosystem services of aquatic ecosystems (including wetlands) – exchange from .will add to the emerging line of thought, ideas and practice.
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Nidhi Nagabhatla Oct 18
NN8-target audience - wetlands -water practitioners, projects on integrated water management approaches to pollution abatement, researchers designing wetland, planners and the private sector and planners for long term water security-
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Nidhi Nagabhatla Oct 18
NN7--dimensions- place- based & fit to purpose and local scale strategies, business case for investment in mangroves –Sydney (Australia) smart use of wetlands for future vision of livable, sustainable and resilient cities-
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Nidhi Nagabhatla Oct 18
NN6- spread of 10 chapters in the book explains multi-functionality and ecosystem services and benefits of wetlands for pollution and flood control, DRR, habitat restoration, climate adaptation, biodiversity conservation and recreation- .
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Nidhi Nagabhatla Oct 18
NN5-Thematic coverage of wetlands in monograph-coastal mangroves-tropical ecosystems -tundra wetlands (Arctic), and urban, rural and remote regions#SWSTwitterSymp2018 - acknowledgment of multi-functionality @Ramsar@smart management &wise use
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Nidhi Nagabhatla Oct 18
NN4- wetlands -comprehensive synthesis of opportunities & challenges with pollution abatement using natural & constructed wetlands – smart solutions for better management while preserving the other ecological functions- feedback .pls.
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Nidhi Nagabhatla Oct 18
NN3- will share supported synthesis on natural and constructed wetlands ecological service and benefits -focus on water crisis scenarios- sharing monograph- with all following
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