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Water Safety Plans

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    Country of registration
    France
    Relation to CTCN
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    Sector(s) of expertise
    Agriculture
    Early warning and Environmental assessment
    Renewable energy
    Forestry
    Marine and Fisheries
    Water

    IRD - Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (Research Institute for Development) - is a research organization based in France that is working with its partners in the South to address international development issues.

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    Summary:

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    Objective

    The World Health Organization (WHO, 2008) Guidelines for Drinking Water Quality (GDWQ) is the basis for current water quality standards in many countries around the world. In the GDWQ, Water Safety Plans (WSPs) are described collectively as a systematic and integrated approach to water supply management based on assessment and control of various factors that pose a threat to the safety of drinking water. WSPs enable identification of threats to water safety during any and all steps in the catchment, transport, treatment and distribution of drinking water.

  • Technology

    Water problems are for Acquawise a starting point. Aware of the needs of private and public water suppliers, Acquawise Consulting provides a full range of consulting engineering services. Their skills and expertise along with  strategic partnerships allows them to tailor personalized solutions to the clients' needs in: Water Safety Plans, Drinking Water Supply Management, Regulation and Training.