Water and Health

Addressing risks posed by unsustainable urbanization and agricultural intensification through innovations such as safe use of marginal quality water to produce and process higher quality food, with emphasis on urban and peri-urban agriculture.

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Social Transformation Research and Policy Advocacy
January 30, 2019 to January 29, 2025
Osei-Amponsah, Charity
Solar irrigation for Agricultural Resilience
December 1, 2019 to December 31, 2023
Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan
Water Management for Enhanced Productivity
July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2023
Fish Agri-Food Systems
January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2022
Cambodia, Myanmar

Latest Publications

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Training manual for fecal sludge-based compost production and application (1/8/2020)
Nikiema, Josiane; Impraim, Robert; Cofie, Olufunke; Nartey, Eric; Jayathilake, Nilanthi; Thiel, Felix; Drechsel, Pay. 2020. Training manual for fecal sludge-based compost production and application. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI). CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE) 63p. (Resource Recovery and Reuse Series 15) [DOI]
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Human health impacts related to water, sanitation and climate change (3/26/2020)
Medlicott, K.; De France, J.; Villalobos-Prats, E.; Gordon, B.; Graczyk, H.; Zandaryaa, S.; Mateo-Sagasta, Javier; Hada, R.; Caucci, S.; Smakhtin, V.; Pories, L. 2020. Human health impacts related to water, sanitation and climate change. In UNESCO World Water Assessment Programme (WWAP); UN-Water. The United Nations World Water Development Report 2020: water and climate change. Paris, France: UNESCO. pp.68-77.
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Nhamo, Luxon; Magidi, J.; Nyamugama, A.; Clulow, A. D.; Sibanda, M.; Chimonyo, V. G. P.; Mabhaudhi, T. 2020. Prospects of improving agricultural and water productivity through unmanned aerial vehicles. Agriculture, 10(7):256. [DOI]
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