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Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology

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  • Groundwater Assessment Platform (GAP)

    The Eawag “Groundwater Assessment Platform”, funded by SDC, has been launched www.gapmaps.org Over 300 million people worldwide use groundwater contaminated with arsenic or fluoride as a source of drinking water. The Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology (Eawag) has developed a method whereby the risk of contamination in a given area can be estimated […]
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  • Groundwater Assessment Platform (GAP) (beta version)

    Eawag, the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, is developing a global Groundwater Assessment Platform (GAP) with support from the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). The platform, still under development, includes an online mapping tool and a Wiki database. Under GAP Maps you can view arsenic and fluoride hazard maps and […]
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  • Upcoming MOOC “Municipal Solid Waste Management in Developing Countries”

    Sandec/Eawag and EPFL will launch the third MOOC of the series “Sanitation, Water and Solid Waste for Development” on 22 February 2016. The five-week course will be offered for free on the internet-platform Coursera, and the videos will be in English with French and Spanish subtitles. The course will cover the current waste situation in […]
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Events

Eawag-PEAK V28/15: Psychologische Massnahmen zur Verhaltensänderung im UmweltbereichThursday, 01. October 2015 EAWAG
Eawag-PEAK V28/15: Psychologische Massnahmen zur Verhaltensänderung im UmweltbereichThursday, 01. October 2015 EAWAG Dübendorf
Eawag-PEAK V28/15: Psychologische Massnahmen zur Verhaltensänderung im UmweltbereichThursday, 01. October 2015 EAWAG
MOOC “Municipal Solid Waste Management in Developing Countries”Monday, 22. February 2016 to Sunday, 27. March 2016
Systematic Behaviour Change in Development Projects (PEAK course A32/16)Tuesday, 15. March 2016 to Wednesday, 16. March 2016 EAWAG Dübendorf
Planning and Design of Sanitation Systems and Technologies for DevelopmentThursday, 30. June 2016 to Friday, 01. July 2016 EAWAG Dübendorf
MOOC “Introduction to Faecal Sludge Management”Monday, 01. May 2017 to Thursday, 31. December 2020

Thematic expertise

Integrated Water Resources Management

  • Watershed & land management (basin/local level, participatory/multi-stakeholder planning)
  • Data collection and modelling (GIS, hydrology, etc.)
  • Water policy (processes at international & national levels)

Water for people

  • Rural/ semi-urban water supply and sanitation
  • Urban water supply and sanitation
  • Water technologies (water supply and treatment)
  • Sanitation technologies
  • Hygiene promotion and behavior changes

Water for food

  • Other

Water for other uses

  • Corporate risks and opportunities (including water footprint, waterstewardship)

Water for nature

  • Aquatic Ecosystems
  • Payments for watershed services
  • Environmental Impact Assessment

Water and climate change

  • Modelling

Geographic expertise

Contact Person

Christoph Lüthi - christoph.luethi@eawag.ch

Projects

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