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New comprehensive sourcebook of laws and policies

August 26, 2012

RTWS-sourcebook At the 6th World Water Forum in Marseille, WASH United, Freshwater Action Network and WaterLex are launching a resource, The human right to safe drinking

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Press Release: Memorandum of Environmental justice in 100 days

July 23, 2012

Through Habi’s right to water monitoring unit, it has been revealed that citizens have experienced severe violations in regards to access safe drinking water during

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Press Release: New GLAAS Report: Risk of sanitation and water supply services slipping behind Additional and targeted resources required

July 11, 2012

Geneva – 12 April 2012 – While access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) has considerably improved globally, services coverage could slip behind if adequate

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Press Release: Sustainable Water Management is Achieving Economic, Social and Environmental Benefits, say Countries

July 11, 2012

Results of UN Survey of 130 Countries Provide In-Depth Status Report on Global Efforts to Improve Water Management . Rio de Janeiro, 19 June 2012

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Your appointments with water at Rio+20

June 15, 2012

In this booklet prepared by UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC), you will find a list of all water-related official side events and

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Status Report on Water Resources Management for Rio+20

June 15, 2012

Click here to download: UN-Water_Report_for_Rio_Summary UN-Water Status Report on the Application of Integrated Approaches to the Development, Management and Use of Water Resources is a

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Launch of the UN Special Rapporteur’s Handbook on the realisation of the human rights to water and sanitation

15  أكتوبر  2014

The UN Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, Catarina de Albuquerque, is very proud to present her new publication:

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The Special Rapporteur collects court cases on the right to water

15  أكتوبر  2014

Courts can determine whether rights have been violated and if so, what remedies should be provided. Depending on their national legal systems, judges can rely

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Egypt’s inadequate institutional setup should be reformed through a human rights framework

15  أكتوبر  2014

According to Leonard Hessling’s research on the “Water and the Arab Uprisings – The Human Right to Water and Sanitation in Post-Transition Egypt”: “Access to

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New comprehensive sourcebook of laws and policies

26  أغسطس  2012

RTWS-sourcebook At the 6th World Water Forum in Marseille, WASH United, Freshwater Action Network and WaterLex are launching a resource, The human right to safe drinking

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“Habi” in The Special Rapporteur on the Right to Water Report

31  يوليو  2012

In December 2011, Habi Center received a call from The Special Rapporteur on the Right to Water, Catarina de Albuquerque, as she was to develop

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Press Release: Memorandum of Environmental justice in 100 days

23  يوليو  2012

Through Habi’s right to water monitoring unit, it has been revealed that citizens have experienced severe violations in regards to access safe drinking water during

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Press Release: New GLAAS Report: Risk of sanitation and water supply services slipping behind Additional and targeted resources required

11  يوليو  2012

Geneva – 12 April 2012 – While access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) has considerably improved globally, services coverage could slip behind if adequate

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Press Release: Sustainable Water Management is Achieving Economic, Social and Environmental Benefits, say Countries

11  يوليو  2012

Results of UN Survey of 130 Countries Provide In-Depth Status Report on Global Efforts to Improve Water Management . Rio de Janeiro, 19 June 2012

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The Fourth Africa Water Week: 14th – 18th May 2012

15  يونيو  2012

The Fourth Africa Water Week celebrations have been held in 14th May in Cairo.The 4th Africa Water Week focuses on how we can harness our

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Your appointments with water at Rio+20

15  يونيو  2012

In this booklet prepared by UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC), you will find a list of all water-related official side events and

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