Action Against Hunger is currently working on specific angles of research: whilst it is continuing to improve its knowledge on nutrition, it is concentrating its efforts more specifically on the concepts of "food security" and "conflict prevention". Water and Sanitation is one of its area of activity.
Water technology information portal. It contains national and international news, links to the web sites of national watertech companies, government bodies, national drinking water standards, new technics in water treatment.
We are an Alberta-wide, independently managed, not-for-profit organization.
Our goal is to create and manage the networks, partnerships and programs required to bring together industry, researchers, watershed and other organizations and governments.
ALLCOOP promotes and supports the cross-border activities in the protection of the environment in the Region of Ohrid and Prespa Lakes (situated in the south-west part of the Republic of Macedonia) aiming at sustainable development of the region. Also encourages active participation of the local population.
ALMAE provides a forum for discussion and exchange whose aim is to provide access to clean fresh water in Morocco. ALMAE relies intensely community involvement and makes this a priority in its initiatives.
American Water Relief is a nonprofit organization for the improvement of life in poor countries of the Americas, through the provision of water and sanitation services. AWR's activities, aside from the construction of drinking water and waste disposal systems, also include water source protection, water user training and hygiene education.
AQUADOC-INTER is a network of national water information centers which
offers an integrated and multi-lingual access to documentary resources
as well as to research and expertise by associated countries, notably
those participating in the Réseau International des Organismes de Bassin
The mission of this association is to improve the quality of life among Arab people by sharing knowledge on water quality, health-related issues and water conservation and protection best practices among consumers, water professionals and officials in concerned governmental and non-governmental organizations.
This website contains links, events, news and scientific articles.
The Arab Water Council is a civil society, not-for-profit, regional organisation dedicated to water issues in the Arab States.
The mission of the AWC is:
- To promote better understanding and management of the water resources in the Arab States in a multi-disciplinary, non-political, professional and scientific manner;
- To disseminate knowledge, enhance sharing of experience and information for the rational and comprehensive water resources development of the region for the benefits of its inhabitants.
The Asia Arsenic Network is a citizens' association established in April 1994. It aims to share experience and knowledge with the arsenic victims and experts in other Asian Countries to learn from each other and cooperate with a view to seeking ways to solve each problem.
The Blue Plan provides the Mediterranean countries with useful information for implementing
sustainable socio-economic development that does not result in
degradation of the environment. Its activities programme includes a general mission of observation, evaluation and exploration in the relationships between populations, the environment and development, as well as studies and summaries on themes that are priorities for the Mediterranean Basin as a whole and certain bordering countries or their
Both ENDS is a support centre for environmental organisations in the South (and, more recently, in the Eastern and Central Europe) to help them locate relevant information and to facilitate their contacts with ‘Northern’ organisations, policy makers and compatible donors. Sustainable land use and water management is the central theme of the Encyclopedia of Sustainability, which is an online collection of innovative, people-oriented environment initiatives, and a meeting place, to exchange experiences and viewpoints.
usiness and Professional Women (IFBPW) Taskforce Women for Water focuses on bridging gaps between principles and practice in sustainable water management and in particular on the role of women in this process. The key question is not whether gender should be a major element in improving water management, but how gender issues can be incorporated into better water management schemes.
The Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) is a non-profit, public interest organization
established in 1970 to use existing laws to protect the environment and to advocate environmental
law reforms. The website provides a water section.
CWWA is the national body representing the common interests of Canada’s public sector municipal water and wastewater services and their private sector suppliers and partners. CWWA is recognized by the federal government and national bodies as the national voice of this public service sector.
Casa Diritti Sociali is a non confessional volunteers association involved in community projects in Italy, Albania, Erythrea, and other countries. Water is an important issue for the refugee camps, shelters, and the bio-projects around Rome.
The Center for Watershed Protection provides local governments, activists, and watershed organizations around the USA with the technical tools for protecting the streams, lakes and rivers. The Center has developed and disseminated a multi-disciplinary strategy to watershed protection that encompasses watershed planning, watershed restoration, stormwater management, watershed research, better site design, education and outreach, and watershed training.
The Centre for Science and Environment is one of India’s leading environmental NGOs with a deep interest in with a deep interest in sustainable natural resource management. Today when India faces double environmental threat – of ‘ecological poverty’ and extensive land degradation, on one hand, and rapidly growing toxification and pollution arising out of industrialisation and economic growth, on the other – the Centre is trying to advocate solutions to deal with both the problems.