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- DocumentCentre on Housing Rights and Evictions, 2007There is growing interest among water and sanitation policy makers and practitioners in the contributions of human rights approaches to efforts to extend access to water and sanitation to all. Many actors in the water and sanitation sectors are now aware of human rights-based approaches to development, but are unfamiliar with the precise content of human rights standards.DocumentNorwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research, 2007This working paper contains reports on the creation of more effective and legitimate multi-governance arrangements in various policy domains from the 8. Nordic Environmental Social Science Research Conference held in Norway in June, 2007.Document
Maximising the benefits from water and environmental sanitation: cooperation with private sector to improve results: a pilot water project in UgandaYme, 2005While the UN-Water Decade and the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) define the focus of both governments and nongovernmental organisations to improve the situation of many communities, new concepts and models for partnership have to be found to make a real impact within a short allocated time.Document
Drought in Norwegian water aid: a study of Norwegian water related development cooperation in the period 1999–2003Association for International Water Studies, Norway, 2004The report aims to provide a picture of and numbers on the Norwegian bilateral development cooperation within water supply, sanitation and water resource management between 1999 and 2003.DocumentWoodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 2005This paper considers the development and resettlement issues surrounding the Three Gorges Dam in China.Document
Cultural preferences for latrines and flush toilets with wetland treatment in North West Frontier Province, PakistanNoragric, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, 2005Based on a case study of Machaki Banda, a village in rural North West Frontier Province (NWFP) in Pakistan, this paper aims at gaining an understanding of peoples’ attitudes to sanitation, and their prevailing sanitary practices, and to explore peoples’ preferences for existing sanitation options.DocumentEcoSan Norway, 2005This paper address sanitation issues in Kuching, the capital of Sarawak Malaysia, examining the implications of converting to an ecological sanitation (ecosan) system.DocumentNorwegian Church Aid, 2005Freshwater supply is not a priority of the rich countries in their development agendas for the poor countries. Yet this paper suggests that it is the most important indicator of destitution. This paper argues that it is necessary for affluent OECD nations to allocate at least 1% of GDP to assuring access to freshwater supply in poor nations.DocumentNorwegian Church Aid, 2005This is a set of papers that address the questions: do equal rules really allow poor producers to receive a fair share of the trade wealth and does the current free trade system represent equal rules at all?DocumentNatural Resources Institute, UK, 2005Does a human rights approach to water actually support to the multiple ways in which men and women actually share and manage water in rural contexts?