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News Zer0-M Video, announcement of broadcasting by BBC World: “Waste not Waste”
News Algeria: Study on Updating the National Water Plan
News Appel à communications pour le colloque: "Application de la D.E.R.U. 1991, Directive sur les eaux résiduaires urbaines"
News Asia Pacific Leaders support the right to water
News Barcelona Convention: Mediterranean Ministers discuss climate change impacts on the region
News Beauty products 'contaminating water supplies': Ever wondered what happens to the chemicals in your shower gel and shampoo after they have gurgled down the plughole?
News Biofuel production and its effects on water availability
News Bulgaria: Plovdiv Water Investment Project
News Call for abstracts for the 4th Environmental Symposium of German-Arab Scientific Forum for Environmental Studies: "Climatic changes and water resources in the Middle East and North Africa"
News Call for applicants for MDGs Fellowship Scheme
News Call for application for the 7th World Wide Workshop for Young Environmental Scientists -- WWW-YES 2008
News Call for papers for the 3rd GEWAMED Regional Workshop: "Mainstreaming Gender Dimensions in water management for rural development"
News Call for papers for the 3rd International Conference on Managing Shared Aquifer Resources in Africa- Extended Deadline for Submission of Papers to 31 March -
News Call for proposals: Identifying and mapping information and data requirements for implementing and assessing drinking water programs
News Climate change threats: An NGO framework for action
News Communiqué sur l' "atelier sur la protection de l’Oued Seybouse contre la pollution", Annaba (Algérie)
News Conclusions : SMAP RMSU Regional workshop on "environmental knowledge and information exchange in the Mediterranean"- Rome 5,6 December 2007
News Conclusions of the International Roundtable on Integrated Management of Shared Groundwater in Southeastern Europe, 14-16 Nov 2007, Slovenia
News Conclusions of the International Roundtable on Integrated Management of Shared Groundwater in Southeastern Europe, 14-16 Nov 2007, Slovenia
News Consultancy Services and Technical Assistance for Regional Public Water Bodies, the National Litani Office and the Ministry of Energy and Water in Lebanon
News De l’eau portable pour le sud de l’Algérie
News Development Goals: new cost estimates for attaining MDGs for water and sanitation
News Development of tools for the promotion of the sustainable urban wastewater treatment and reuse in Decision-making in environmental projects
News Directive Cadre: L'Onema et le BRGM signent un partenariat
News Drain on the Mediterranean: rising water usage
News Dryland hydrology in Mediterranean Regions
News Dryland hydrology in Mediterranean Regions
News Dryland hydrology in Mediterranean Regions
News Développement du secteur algérien des ressources en eau : 600 millions de m3/an d'eaux usées épurées à partir de 2009
News EBRD helps improve water and waste water systems in Croatian capital: €60 million to help modernise Zagreb’s water and sewage system
News EC announces €30 million for joint research programming in metrology and the Baltic ecosystem
News EGU 2008: IS22-HS2.1 Session on "Climate, Water and Health"-- Last Call For Abstracts
News EU launches new project agencies
News EU-CRUE Project - recommendations published on flood research
News EU-FP7 Call for proposal - ERA-NET / ERA-NET PLUS Call 2008
News EU-FP7 Call for proposals: Environment "including Climate Change"
News Eau et Agriculture: Le bio au secours des champs captants d’Ile-de-France
News Eaux pluviales: Quelle est l'action des toitures végétalisées ?
News Egypt: Eastern Desert Project launched a new GIS website
News Egypt: Study says quality of Nile water has improved
News Emerging Public-Private Partnerships in Irrigation Development and Management
News EuropeAid call for proposals: Environment and Sustainable Management of Natural Resources including Energy
News Exposition Internationale de Saragosse : déposer vos images d'eau sur le site internet
News FNTP : Remise des prix du Concours Environnement 2007- COCA Sud-Est
News First Programme Announcement and Call for Presentations of the World Water Week in Stockholm: "Progress and Prospects on Water: For a Clean and Healthy World"
News France: Circulaire du 11 janvier 2008 relative à la consultation du public en 2008 sur les projets de SDAGE, le rapport environnemental et le programme de mesures
News GEWAMED Newsletter, Issue No.7
News How to build the Mediterranean Union?
News ICID News Update Online: Managing Water for Sustainable Agriculture — Water for Food and Rural Development
News IWRM-NET launches its First Joint Call for trans-national research projects: Towards Effective River Basin Plans
News Institutional Capacity Building of the Egyptian Water Regulatory Authority (EWRA)
News Jordan: Technical Assistance: Disi Aquifer and SCADA System Analysis
News Jos Delbeke appointed Deputy Director-General at DG ENV
News L'Institut Français de l'Environnement (Ifen) vient de mettre en ligne un Dossier (n°9) intitulé : "Les pesticides dans les eaux - données 2005"
News L'Union des Industries et Entreprises de l'Eau et de l'Environnement vient de lancer un nouveau site web
News LIFE and Europe's wetlands - restoring a vital ecosystem
News La Charte SDEI pour une gestion durable de l'eau
News La Lettre électronique de l'OIEau n°17 - Décembre 2007 - Janvier 2008
News La désalinisation de l'eau néfaste pour l'agriculture ?
News La pénurie d'eau fait débat à Davos
News Launch of 2008 Environmental Performance Index and Water
News Law, Environment and Development Journal
News Lettre d'information IME / IME NEWSLETTER
News Maintenance: A hidden cost for water and sanitation services
News Mediterranean World Foundation Launch
News New Academic Alliances Between Canada and Developing Countries
News New ISO standards to improve quality of water services to consumers
News New UN-Water Report: Water Monitoring: Mapping Existing Global Systems & Initiatives
News New UN-Water Report: Water Monitoring: Mapping Existing Global Systems & Initiatives
News New WISIONS call on Water for Energy and Energy for Water
News New company launched with focus upon innovation in water technology
News Northern Cyprus: Establishment of a Programme Management Unit to support the implementation of investments projects in the field of water/wastewater and solid waste
News Offre d'emploi Eau vive: un(e) chargé(e) de mission plaidoyer et financement
News PROMOTE project newsletter last issue
News Peter Matthews has been awarded the rank of Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) – for services to the Water Industry and to the Environment.
News Presentations of Delft workshop on adaptation available
News Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water atracts almost 200 nominations
News RUAF magazine on water in urban agriculture N°20: Sustainable use of water in urban agriculture (July 2008)
News Report of the expert group convened by the Mediterranean Institute on the Mediterranean Union project
News SMAP III autumn/winter 2007 bulletin on line
News SYST&EAU, pour une gestion efficage de l’eau...
News Salto Youth Euromed Resource Centre announces all 14 youth activities
News Saudi sets up firm to oversee water privatisation
News TEC's Policy Brief on Intelligent Water Strategies for Adapting to Climate Change
News The African Water Association lanched a new website
News The IWA Specialist group: A call for nominations for its 2008 prizes on sustainability in the urban water sector
News The Netherlands: Water becomes soap
News The Swiss Mountain Water Award: Wanted, innovative water project
News The storied Mediterranean faces climate change
News Towards a Mediterranean Water Information Mechanism compatible with the Water Information System for Europe (WISE)
News Training course by MedWet on tools for wetland inventorying, monitoring and assesment
News Turkey: Mitigating Flood Risk in Flooded Areas in the GAP region
News Turkey: Supervision of the Design and Build Construction of Infrastructure (96 hectares) and Waste Water Treatment Plant of Şanlıurfa OIZ 2 (Organized Industrial Zone)
News Vacancy announcement: Regional programme coordinator/ IUCN Regional Office for West Asia/Middle East (WAME)
News Veolia Water wins new contract in Fujairah, UAE
News WEF is creating a new coalition of businesses to produce a multi-industry global plan of action on water: The world is running short of its key liquid asset (water)
News WWC News Update N.31 - La Lettre du CME n.31
News WWF looks for a freshwater policy officer to be based in our headquarter in Rome.
News Water Reuse is a Sustainable Water Supply for UK Industry
News Website Announcement: Whither EC Aid? Towards a new approach for assessing development cooperation
News Winning water schemes scoop awards: Waterwise organisations and individuals in the US have been rewarded for their efforts to reduce, reuse and recycle the wet stuff