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Investigating the potential of ceramic pot filters to treat stored rainwater

Investigating the potential of ceramic pot filters to treat stored rainwater

A lack of access to safe centralised water services in many parts of the world means that alternative water supplies, such as rainwater harvesting (RWH), are increasingly being explored and developed. However, some studies have shown that RWH may... Read more »

Categories: Africa Blog Uganda University of the West of England UWE Global Water Security Project

Researching the seasonality and fragility of the ecosystems of the Peruvian wetlands

Researching the seasonality and fragility of the ecosystems of the Peruvian wetlands

Three students from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) have travelled to Peru this summer, as part of the UWE Global Water Security Programme, to work with researchers from the Centro de Competencias del Agua (CCA).... Read more »

Categories: Agriculture Blog Climate change adaptation Ecosystems Peru South America University of the West of England UWE Global Water Security Project

IWSN research project shortlisted for Guardian University Award

IWSN research project shortlisted for Guardian University Award

The International Water Security Network’s research project in Kisoro, Uganda, has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Internationalisation category of The Guardian University Awards 2019. This category recognises “an outstanding project, venture or collaboration that shows the university... Read more »

Categories: Africa News Uganda University of the West of England UWE Global Water Security Project