Water Management

WHD's Stephen Luby to direct health evaluation of major effort to revitalize slums through water management strategies.

Sustainability

Among other sustainable service models, WHD researchers are developing and evaluating low-cost, in-line chlorination systems that can reduce contamination of drinking water in urban slums.

Handwashing

WHD researchers are working on innovative solutions that make handwashing convenient and economical in areas without reliable piped water.

Early Intervention

WHD researchers are studying the health and developmental benefits of water quality, sanitation, hand washing, and nutritional interventions during the first years of life.

Latest News

Carbon offsets flaw, disease risk reassessment, new paradigm for water treatment and more in WHD newsletter.
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DNA in Wastewater

With input from a WHD researcher, Stanford scientists are developing disease early-detection methods.
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Winning with Water

WHD researcher to direct health evaluation of project to revitalize slums through water management strategies.

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