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Small-scale water supplies in the pan-European region. Background, Challenges, Improvements

Small-scale water supplies in the pan-European region. Background, Challenges, Improvements
  • United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), World Health Organization (WHO). April 2011
  • This document is intended for supporting decision-makers, such as policy-makers or regulators in the drinking-water sector, to appreciate better and address the particularities and characteristics of small-scale water supplies. It provides a range of background information, case studies and lessons learned, and gives ideas for addressing issues relating to small-scale water supplies in national programmes. Additionally, information on further reading as well as current international networking activities with respect to small-scale water supplies is provided.
  • Main themes: Community management, Drinking water, Health, Small-scale providers, Water quality, Water safety plans (WSPs), Water supply, Water treatment
  • Main target audience: Decision makers, Policy makers, Project planners, Service providers, Water managers
  • Main purpose: Awareness raising, Guidance
  • Type of resource: Background document, Guidelines, Indicators, Recommendations
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Published in 2015