Peri-Urban Sanitation and Water Service Provision - Challenges and opportunities for developing countries. SEI Project Report 2014-01

McConville, J., Wittgren, H. B. (eds) (2014)

Published in: 2014

Stockholm Environment Institute, Sweden

McConville, J., Wittgren, H. B. (eds)

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This report is written by members of the SanWatPUA network. The different chapters highlight challenges and opportunities concerning sanitation and water supply in peri-urban areas of developing countries.

Chapter 1 describes the particular features of periurban areas and highlights different challenges for improving sanitation and water supply. The following five chapters (2-6) deal primarily with opportunities for improvement concerning crucial aspects of sanitation and water supply in peri-urban areas. Finally, chapter 7 introduces gaming as an arena for learning and discussion about different solutions. In gaming, as well as in real planning and negotiations, the other chapters can be used for inspiration and as sources of information.

Contributors to the SanWatPUA network include: Chalmers – Architecture; Chalmers – Water Environment Technology; KTH – Environmental Geochemistry and Eco-technology; KTH – Industrial Ecology; Linköping University – Water and Environmental Studies; Linköping University – Biology; Lund University – Water Resources Engineering; Stockholm Environment Institute; Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences – Energy and Technology; Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control; and Urban Water Management Sweden, AB.

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McConville, J., Wittgren, H. B. (eds) (2014). Peri-Urban Sanitation and Water Service Provision - Challenges and opportunities for developing countries. SEI Project Report 2014-01. Stockholm Environment Institute, Sweden

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