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- 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?DocumentDepartment of Economics, University of Oslo, Norway, 2004This paper analyses data from sample surveys of water use and prices for households in 17 cities in Central America and Venezuela. The main aim of the paper is to estimate water demand functions for two different household groups in these cities, namely those with tap water and meters, and those without tap water access ('coping households').DocumentEldis Document Store, 2003This paper reports on a United Nations conference held in Norway, November 2003, in support of the 12th session of the Commission for Sustainable Development.DocumentYme, 2003This paper reports on immediate results as an entry point for community participation, based on water supply, sanitation and hygiene behaviour field experience in Africa.Highlights of the paper include:the understanding of needs and potential solutions is the driving force to improve water and sanitation installationsmore difficult issues such as sanitation and personal hygiene areDocumentMinistry of Foreign Affairs, Norway, 2004This report presents the outcome of an evaluation of activities in the Middle East by the Centre for Environmental Studies and Resource Management (CESAR).