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    World Water Day 2020: Investing in water is investing in resilience

    21.03.2020

    With the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, handwashing to prevent infection has become a number one priority. Yet, access to clean water for handwashing is still a luxury for many. Over 3 billion people lack basic handwashing facilities, and 1 in 3 people...

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    World Toilet Day 2019: Access to sanitation means dignity, opportunity, safety

    18.11.2019

    World Toilet Day, celebrated on 19 November every year, is about inspiring action to tackle the global sanitation crisis and help achieve Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6, which promises sanitation for all by 2030. As more than half the global...

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    One-year countdown to world’s leading biodiversity event begins

    13.06.2019

    “Biodiversity is now on the international agenda to the same degree as the fight against climate change. It is essential to create an international dynamic in favour of biodiversity, with increased awareness and the involvement of the general public. By...

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