The Safe Water School project of the Swiss EAWAG (aquatic research), Helvetas and Antenna Technologies Geneva, financed by the Swiss Agency for Cooperation and Development (SDC), is building a solid foundation in Bolivia, Kenya and Haiti for a large-scale adoption of school-driven water treatment. A new Antenna video – which could well become a … Continue Reading ››
A new study published in The Lancet this month provides the clearest picture yet of the impact and most common causes of diarrheal diseases (DD), the second leading killer of young children globally, after pneumonia. The Global Enteric Multicenter Study (GEMS) was the largest ever on DD in developing countries. Coordinated by the Center for … Continue Reading ››
The 300in6 presence at The Hague on World Water Day was seen a bit, felt a bit and heard a bit – the latter if the crsvol208num8e are correct, seeing how “one participant suggested …” a community-rooted approach, plus the overall plea for universal access to WASH services. Our stand, and frequent video screenings, were graciously … Continue Reading ››
Leading World Water Day 2013 is a high-level meeting in The Hague, long home to global core values and initiatives, including 300in6 — and today to our videos. Fed by inputs from across the organs of world society, the meeting risks the repetition of old messages under new words: of exhortation and instructions to others. That’s … Continue Reading ››
Up until now, we haven’t had an international scheme to evaluate the performance of these products on the basis of which we can make recommendations to governments. And to UN agencies. Now we have.