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Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
Source: WHO
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Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Standards for Schools in Low-cost Settings
Publication date: 2009
Source: UNICEF and WHO
English

Guide to Ship Sanitation - Rolling Revision of the WHO Guidelines for Drinking-Water Quality- 3rd edition
Publication date: 2009
Source: WHO
English

Sanitation on Ships - Compendium of outbreaks of foodborne and waterborne disease and Legionnaires’ disease associated with ships 1970-2000
Publication date: 2009
Source: WHO
English

Legionella and the prevention of legionellosis
Publication date: 2007
Source: WHO
English

Risk assessment of Cryptosporidium in drinking water
Publication date: 2009
Source: WHO
English

Chemical safety of drinking-water: Assessing priorities for risk management
Publication date: 2007
Source: WHO
English

Guidelines for drinking-water quality
Publication date: 2006
Source: WHO
English

Guidelines for the safe use of wastewater, excreta and greywater
Publication date: 2006
Source: United Nations Environment Programme & WHO
English
Volume 1: Policy and regulatory aspects
Volume 2: Wastewater use in agriculture
Volume 3: Wastewater and excreta use in aquaculture
Volume 4: Excreta and greywater use in agriculture

Household water treatment and safe storage following emergencies and disasters South Asia Earthquake and Tsunami
Publication date: 2005
Source: WHO
English

The drinking-water response to the Indian Ocean tsunami including the role of household water treatment
Publication date: 2005
Source: WHO
English

Costs and benefits of water and sanitation improvements at the global level (Evaluation of the)
Publication date: 2004
Source: WHO
English

Emergencies and Disasters in Drinking Water Supply and Sewerage Systems
Guidelines for Effective Response

Publication date: 2002
Source: Inter-American Association of Sanitary and Environmental Health & WHO/PAHO
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Sanitation on Ships - Compendium of outbreaks of foodborne and waterborne disease and Legionnaires’ disease associated with ships 1970-2000
Publication date: 2001
Source: WHO
English

Natural Disaster Mitigation in Drinking Water and Sewerage Systems
Guidelines for Vulnerability Analysis

Publication date: 1998
Source: WHO/PAHO
English

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