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WaterLex Training to National Human Rights Institutions at the Danish Institute for Human Rights

Contributing to the Realisation of the  Human Right to Water and Sanitation: The Role of NHRI Within the framework of the Danish Institute’s Training on NHRIs and Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, WaterLex organised a training workshop in Copenhagen (Denmark) on 14 October 2013 to clarify the legal basis, meaning and implications of the human […]

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WaterLex Becomes a UN-Water Partner

Promoting the Human Rights-Based Approach to Water Governance at UN-Level At the occasion of the 2013 World Water Week, WaterLex has become an official Partner of UN-Water, the United Nations inter-agency coordination mechanism for all freshwater- and sanitation-related matters. UN-Water was created in 2003 to increase coordinated action and coherence amongst all UN water-related institutions, […]

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WaterLex Highlighting Linkages Between the Human Right to Water and Corruption at the First Water Integrity Forum

First Research Findings on the Human Right to Water and Corruption Presented The Water Integrity Network (WIN), UNESCO-IHE and the Water Governance Centre organised the first Water Integrity Forum in Delft, The Netherlands at the UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education on 5-7 June 2013. More than sixty organisations were represented to discuss current practices in […]

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