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Water and sanitation for environmental protection and human development

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By Prof. Barry Lloyd,
Director
Centre for Environmental Health and Engineering
Department of Civil Engineering
University of Surrey,
United Kingdon

Presentation at:
    Science, Health and Development: Achievements and Challenges in One Hundred Years of PAHO.
    XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research
    Washington, D.C., 12-14 June 2002

    Document No 37/2002.15

Content:

  • Potential benefits
  • Impacts on human health. The impact of water supply and sanitation on diarrhoeal morbidity rates
  • JMP. Evaluation 2000: summary of results in Latin America and the Caribbean -Water Supply-
  • The PAHO "Regional plan for the improvement of drinking water quality"
  • Monitoring & surveillance
  • Water treatment. Research & dissemination
  • JMP Evaluation 2000: summary of results in Latin America and the Caribbean -Sanitation-
  • Impact of sanitation on health
  • Wastewater treatment. Research & dissemination
  • Water resources R & D for protection & management
  • Conclusions & future challenges


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