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News conclusions-du-um-l-innovation-une-chance-pour-le-proche-orient-mardi-31-mai Item only translated in French
News rapport-de-jean-pierre-audy-sur-l-evaluation-intermediaire-du-7eme-programme Item only translated in French
News secheresse-fillon-evalue-1-milliard-l-aide-aux-agriculteurs Item only translated in French [1 comment(s)]
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News l-italie-dit-non-au-nucleaire-et-la-privatisation-de-l-eau Item only translated in French
News lyonnaise-des-eaux-et-terrena-s-associent-sur-l-eau-et-l-environnement-en Item only translated in French
News suez-environnement-et-ge-s-allient-pour-une-cooperation-technologique-et Item only translated in French
News outils-de-gestion-integree-de-l-eau-le-site-gest-eau-fait-peau-neuve Item only translated in French
News la-lutte-contre-la-pollution-marine-volontaire-s-organise-en-mediterranee Item only translated in French
News permira-rachete-plus-de-la-moitie-de-netafim Item only translated in French
News outils-interactifs-pour-l-enseignement-de-la-gestion-concertee-des-ressources-et Item only translated in French
News retournons-aux-principes-fondamentaux-de-la-gire-rio-en-2012 Item only translated in French
News pres-de-80-des-nappes-d-eau-sous-leur-niveau-normal-en-france Item only translated in French
News nord-sud-un-combat-commun-contre-la-pollution-de-l-eau Item only translated in French
News mauritanie-le-president-de-la-communaute-urbaine-de-nouakchott-autorise-signer Item only translated in French
News algerie-les-ressources-hydrauliques-en-debat-alger Item only translated in French
News surveiller-l-eau-sur-terre-depuis-l-espace Item only translated in French
News resultat-de-l-etude-reutilisation-des-eaux-usees-traitees-perspectives Item only translated in French
News financer-les-services-d-eau-potable-dans-les-petites-agglomerations-des Item only translated in French
News un-groupe-d-expert-plaide-pour-une-gestion-democratique-de-l-eau-en-tunisie Item only translated in French
News 3r International Conference on Drought Management- CALL FOR PAPERS
News New good practice publication on UNESCO biosphere reserves and climate change
News Peter Gleick briefs US Congress on vulnerability of water resources to climate change
News The International Center for Integrated Water Resources Management (ICIWaRM): new opportunities for scientists, engineers, managers, and planners to engage with UNESCO
News 14 July deadline to apply for 62.4 million CBC Med call for strategic projects
News 17 June, World Day to combat Desertification
News 23rd PhD Workshop on International Climate Policy - Call for Papers
News 6th World Water Forum - Marseille 2012: Where do the French actors stand?
News ACWUA second training course: “GIS for Water Utilities” postponed to 26-30 June 2011
News ASIA 2012 - Fourth International Conference on Water Resources and Renewable Energy Development in Asia: CALL FOR PAPERS
News Africa and Arab Regional Workshop Addresses Climate Change, Environmental Degradation and Disasters
News Agreement to Provide Information on Land Cover Under GMES
News AkzoNobel Announces Frankfurt Investment
News Aquatech awarded SWRO plant in Ras Al Kaimah
News Berlin Centre of Competence for Water Annual Report 2010
News CBCMED launches call for assessors in charge of project evaluation
News CGIAR CPWF seeks abstracts for attending the 3rd International Forum on Water and Food
News Call Environlment 2012: draft published
News Call for Application: Sidney Loeb award for innovations in the desalination and water industry
News Call for Papers: 23rd PhD Workshop on International Climate Policy
News Call for Papers: Clean Energy Solutions for Sustainable Environment
News Call for Papers: Irish National Hydrology Conference 2011
News Call for abstracts for TKWRM 2012: International Conference on Traditional Knowledge for Water Resources Management
News Call for abstracts for the Second International Conference on "Groundwater Resources Management: Adaptation Measures to Water Scarcity"
News Call for applications for the 3rd Kyoto World Water Grand Prize 15th June to 15th July
News Call for papers for the Young Scientist Workshop, International Water Week
News Call for papers: ACWUA’s 4th Best Practices Conference
News Canada's largest MBR plant will have GE membranes
News Cape Town action on desalination and water reuse
News China seeking to accelerate desalination plans
News China's Tri-Tech acquires Wisconsin desalination provide
News Civil protection chiefs meet to review growing Mediterranean disaster risk
News Climate change: major impacts on water for farming
News Danish company distributes water filters in Kenya
News Deadline for sending questions on the call for strategic projects
News Degremont-Marubeni JV wins Doha wastewater reuse extension
News Degrémont completes AmeriWater acquisition
News Desalination pretreatment choices launched by ITT
News Direct potable reuse to be debated at WRA symposium
News Discovering Chile’s hidden water treasures – rock glaciers
News Dow Water & Process Solutions opens Global Water Technology Development Center
News Dow opens Spanish desalination membrane research centre
News Dr. Rafiq Husseini underlines the importance of joint water projects for MENA Region
News Driest English Spring in a Century
News Drought Contributes to Shanghai Power Shortage
News Dubai amends laws to permit IWPPs
News ENPI CBC-Med: Call for expression of interest: assessors in charge of project evaluation
News ESA and the World Bank join forces
News EU Bathing Water Quality Remains High
News EU Council Conclusions on EU Integrated Flood Management
News EU Council Conclusions on the EU Strategy for the Danube Region
News EU Environment Ministers Address Sustainable Water Management
News EU launches irrigation and drinking water projects in Southern Lebanon
News El Salitral desalination bids to close in July
News Expanded Hydraulic Modelling for Big Apple
News FAO Publication: Climate Change, water and food security
News FAO calls for better monitoring of water use
News FP7-ICT-2011-8: Water management between water resources and distribution networks through ICT solutions
News First UfM project to help tackle Gaza water crisis with €310 million desalination plant
News Five reports published by WateReuse Research Foundation
News Forest and Biomass Management Using Satellite Information and Services
News Freedom of Information Act lawsuit targets ‘National Energy-Water Roadmap’ report
News Gary P. Noonan receives 2011 Walter F. Snyder Environmental Health Award
News Gates Foundation offers grants for innovative sanitation technologies
News Graphite oxide improves sand filtration fivefold, say researchers
News Gulf between Research and Practice
News H2020 promotes wastewater treatment and reuse in Algeria
News ICID WatSave Awards 2011 - Invitation for nominations
News ICID invites nominations for WatSave Awards 2011
News IDRC's Graduate Research Awards on Climate Change and Water
News IGES made a presentation on “Japan-China Co-operation on Total Emission Control in China” at the “Sixth Regional Twinning Workshop on Integrated River Basin and Coastal Area Management (IRBCAM)
News IHA 2011 Congress Concluding Recommendations
News Improved Forecasting of Floods and Droughts
News Improving the livelihood of small-scale farmers through Agricultural Water Management (AWM)
News Information materials on the human right to water and sanitation
News Infringement Procedures Related to River Basin Plans
News Innovative Flood Protection Measures
News International Hydropower Association Congress Adopts Sustainability Protocol
News International Hydropower Association World Congress 2011 - Final Summary
News Internship vacancy – EWP Water Stewardship program
News Investing in water
News Iraqi-Turkish discussions about water shortage
News Israel reclaims water using nuclear technology
News Italians are asked to vote on water right - Italians voted 'No' to Water Privatization [1 comment(s)]
News KMS signs distributor for Italy
News Keynote Speakers for Water and Flood Modelling
News Laos Streamrolls Neighbors in Xayaburi Dam Process
News Launch of the TourMedEau website, the portal for the promotion of wastewater reuse in touristy areas of the Mediterranean
News Learning Opportunities at Aquatech China 2011
News Lebanese officials visit waste management facilities in the Netherlands
News MED/TVC desalination plant inaugurated in Qatar
News MEDRC-Palestine desalination/reuse scholarship program set up
News Marseille – 6th World Water Forum: Turning Words Into Action
News Mega-dam in Peruvian Amazon Cancelled
News Modern Water claims first FO commercial desalination contract
News Modular ABMet System to Reduce Selenium Discharge
News More than 150 parliamentarians gather at the Council of Europe to prepare the 6th World Water Forum
News Nestlé Wins Stockholm Industry Water Award
News New FAO survey sums up current scientific understanding of impacts, highlights knowledge gaps and areas for attention
News New IWA Journal Launched
News New Jersey student named 2011 Stockholm Junior Water Prize winner
News Nijhuis and Thecogas Join Forces
News Nomination:New communication officer in the Mountain Parteship Secretariat
News Pakistan approves first draft of national climate policy
News Political change in Egypt to boost Nile cooperation
News Preparatory Meeting of the Americas for the 6th World Water Forum starts today
News Project aims to improve local and regional management of water and agriculture
News Publication: The Human Right to Water and Sanitation - Training Materials
News Qatar: MED/TVC desalination plant inaugurated
News Real-time Monitoring - through swell and high water
News Reflections on reused water as an resource
News Regional Workshop on Surveys and Inspections related to the International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-Fouling Systems on Ships
News Registration now open for 2011 Water Security Conference
News Samoa first to draw from Japanese solar/desalination fund
News Saudi Arabia: wastewater reuse gains importance
News Scholarship announcement soon from Australian desalination research centre
News Scientists warn of drain on water technology R&D
News Singapore International Water Week 2011 begins July 4
News Small Hydro could add up to Big Damage
News Solar system designed for water treatment or desalination
News Spanish National Water Portal: HISPAGUA launches a new design
News Spanish government authorizes land for Moncofa desalination
News Spanish water investment to hit € 1.2 billion this year
News Spanish water investment to hit € 1.2 billion this year
News Special Rapporteur on the Human Right to Safe Drinking Water and Sanitation – Mandate extended
News Strengthening transparency, integrity and accountability: preventing corruption in water and natural resources projects
News Success of the 4 cross-border Programme events
News Support to the Palestinian Water Authority
News Survey on Research Needs: ICTs, Climate Change and Water
News Sustainable services: making sense of rural water supply stories
News Technical Advisory Mission to Sudan brings together disaster management stakeholders and Remote Sensing experts
News The Masdar Institute of Science and Technology:faculty position in water production and reuse is available
News The ambassadors of water
News Tom Soo nominated new IWRA Executive Director
News Top 50 Most Innovative Water Technologies
News Tri-Tech to expand large UF/NF plant in China
News Tunisia: H2020 presents wastewater treatment and reuse solutions
News UAE: Abu Dhabi to pay farmers for saving water
News UN Marks World Day to Combat Desertification
News UN Secretary-General launches the “Sustainable Sanitation: Five-Year Drive to 2015”
News UN forum delegates urge recognition of indigenous communities’ right to water
News UNCCD Announces Policy Paper on Economics of Desertification, Land Degradation and Drought
News UNEP Launches Guide to Ecosystem-Based Management
News UNESCO-WWAP participation in the Fourth United Nations Conference on Least Developed Countries Special Event: 'Water issues in the Least Developed Countries'
News UNESCO/UCI Conference on "Groundwater Resources Management" - EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS
News USAID supports MENA Network of Water Centers of Excellence with US$ 1.5 million grant programme
News UfM sets roadmap for SMEs in the Mediterranean
News Underground Reservoir for ‘Near-drought’ Surrey
News United Nations Office to support the International Decade for Action ‘Water for Life’ 2005-2015:Opening of the application period for Internship Programme
News United Water's Lake Deforest Treatment Plant receives ISO 14001 and 9001 certifications for environmental and quality management
News Urban Waters Federal Partnership aims to stimulate economy
News Urban Waterways Revitalisation
News Vacancy : UNEP Project Officer
News Vacancy Announcement: Administrative Assistant
News Vacancy Announcement: ICIMOD Glacio-Hydrologist
News Vacancy Announcement: Principal Flood Engineer
News Vacancy Announcement: Resource Development Manager
News Vacancy announcement: Executive Secretary of the Sahara and Sahel Observatory
News Vacancy for Research position within the Power2Flow Project
News Vacancy: Deputy Secretary, International Hydrological Programme, Senior Programme Specialist in Hydrological Sciences (Division of Water Sciences)
News Vacant position in water production and reuse at the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology
News Video: Bringing Water and Sanitation to the Urban Poor in Morocco
News Virtual Water Not a Solution
News WASH Media Awards 2011-2012- Call for paper
News WATER STANDARD enters global frame agreement with Shell
News WSSCC talks human rights at Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum
News WWT Boost for South Africa
News Wastewater Discharge Rule for Steam Electric Power
News Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade
News Water Data Transfer Format (WDTF) Export From Esdat
News Water Governance in Europe
News Water Safety in Buildings- Publication
News Water Standard finds its shipbuilder in Samsung
News Water crisis: study predicts one billion city dwellers may face shortages by 2050
News Water crisis: study predicts one billion city dwellers may face shortages by 2050
News Water grabbing? WaA call for papers
News Water is Cross-cutting Resource
News Water: The Fountainhead of Human Culture
News Wetlands and Climate Change
News Workshop on Post-Processing and Verification of Hydrological Ensemble Predictions
News Writing competition: Capacity building - what's the impact?
5th Mediterranean Water Forum