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World Water Day Panelists Urge New Mindset for Wastewater Treatment

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Newly-released UNEP report details challenges, benefits of expanding wastewater treatment coverage.

Designing Water's Future - New Book Shows Student Solutions to Global Freshwater Crisis

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World Water Day: "Designing Water's Future," the international student competition finds solutions to the global fresh water crisis. Water is the axis issue that intersects health, poverty, and security, as well as climate, energy, immigration, and the environment.

Peter Gleick: World Water Day 2010 — A trip through one of the worst slums in the world

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Like urban slums throughout the developing world, there is almost a complete lack of piped safe water and no formal sanitation. Raw sewage and garbage flow through the streets and drainage ditches.

Taking the Pulse of Global Freshwater Issues

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Circle of Blue on what’s happening and what will happen in the water world in 2010.

After Istanbul: Bridges Built and Burned Over Scarce Water

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The United Arab Emirates might be rolling in oil and natural…

Musicians Tune In For World Water Day

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From Schubert to spirituals, a medley of musicians will gather on March 22 in New York City to celebrate World Water Day.

Saving the world's water - city by city

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Authorities from nearly 40 cities met last week during World…

"World Water Day" on March 22

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In 1992, the UN General Assembly designated March 22 as "World…

To tap or not to tap…

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We take for granted the privilege of safe drinking water right…