Water Management

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


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.


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.

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Summer/Fall 2017 Newsletter

Beyond the Toilet, Inspired by WHD, Making Water Work
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Inspired by WHD

Director of innovative wastewater center discusses prioritizing simple solutions.

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