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Water and Sanitation Interlinkages across the 2030 A...

This UN-Water Analytical Brief analyses the central role of water and sanitation to describe the links and interdependencies between the targets of Sustainable Development Goal 6 on water and sanit...

The Water Cycle in the Sustainable Development Goals

Water and sanitation are at the very core of sustainable development. Safe drinking water and adequate sanitation and
hygiene are pillars of human health and well-being. In addition to domestic pu...

Water Diplomacy: A Tool for Enhancing Water Peace an...

Latest developments at the United Nations, in New York, mark the next two years
(2012&2013) as “The Years of Water and Environment 2012 and “the Year of Water
Diplomacy”.
In this regard ‘a Techn...

Progress on sanitation and drinking water: 2015 upda...

In 2000 the Member States of the United Nations signed the Millennium Declaration, which later gave rise to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Goal 7, to ensure environmental sustainability, ...

International Standards and Developing Jordan's Urba...

Quality of life is a very old phrase. Aristotle (384–322 BC) wrote about “The Good Life” and
“Living Well” and how public policy can nurture it. James Seth (1860–1925) wrote in 1889 in
“The Evolu...

The Historical Evolution of the Water Resources Deve...

This study is being carried out within the scope of the overall River basin comparative study of
the historical development of the nine selected River Basins around the World, which is
considered...

Water for a sustainable world

Water flows through the three pillars of sustainable development – economic, social and environmental. Water resources, and
the essential services they provide, are among the keys to achieving pov...