The Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land Based Activities (GPA), part of The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), has collaborated with WaterLex on an in-depth study resulting in a 120-page e-book which details effective efforts in wastewater regulation around the world. The e-book, entitled Good Practices for Regulating Wastewater Treatment: […]
Strengthening the role of National Human Rights Institutions in water governance for the realisation of human rights More than 100 countries currently have National Human Rights Institutions (“NHRIs”) charged with promoting and protecting human rights. Even though it is their role resulting from the unique powers conferred upon them in relation to human rights protection […]
Uganda Country Mapping: The Status of Implementation and Monitoring of the Human Right to Water and Sanitation.
This 2015 publication provides an extensive review of the the status of implementation and monitoring of the human right to water and sanitation in Uganda.
This manual, written by UNDP CAP-Net, REDICA, the Water Governance Facility, and WaterLex, introduces human rights and IWRM to the reader, progressively integrating them into a single approach that has been dubbed a ‘human rights-based approach (HRBA) to integrated water resources management’ or, in short, an ‘HRBA to IWRM’. (Please note this manual version is […]
Supporting policy processes to achieve the human right to water and sanitation. With the contribution of WaterLex
A Human Rights-Based Approach to Tackling Corruption in the Water Sector This publication is the foundation study undertaken by WaterLex and WIN on integrating the human rights-based approach into integrity issues so as to promote a TAP framework on Transparency, Accountability and Participation to tackle corruption in the water sector. The findings of this research […]