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Eva Manzano
Senior WASH Advisor for Latin America, CAWST

NEW LIVE WEBINAR: Learn how to make your water quality testing program work in the real world

If you know a little (or even a lot!) about water quality testing, but aren‚Äôt sure how to establish a plan of what, where, when, and why to test ‚Äď then this webinar is for you. Led by Anna Murray, PhD, Senior Research Manager at the Aquaya Institute, you‚Äôll review practical examples of the main decision points for water quality testing, including:

  • why you might test water quality
  • what parameters to test
  • how to choose a test kit
  • when and how often to test
  • how to interpret the results

The session will have interactive elements, so bring your questions and experiences to share. 

Water quality testing in action: Making your testing program work in the real world 
Wednesday, May 18 

10 - 11 a.m. EST

Delivered in English

Register now 

Can’t attend live? The webinar will be available on demand. If you register, we’ll send you a link to view the recording.  You can also check out free online learning on drinking water quality testing, treatment, and lots more. Visit to browse the library in multiple languages.

Webinar sobre Desalación Energéticamente Eficiente, Instalaciones y Beneficios para América Latina.

Unase a nuestros expertos en Osmosis Inversa en este webinar en espa√Īol el d√≠a 22 de febrero, hablaremos sobre:

  • Los m√°s recientes progresos en eficiencia energ√©tica.
  • Consideraciones claves para la instalaci√≥n de unidades de √≥smosis inversa
  • Beneficios de la tecnolog√≠a potencial en Am√©rica Latina

Para aprovechar el tiempo y la comunicación, se requieren los temas y preguntas a tratar durante la sesión; por lo cual lo invitamos a sugerir y formular preguntas y/o temas en el formulario de registro. Siéntase libre de compartir esta invitación con su equipo de trabajo u otras personas que podrían beneficiar de esta iniciativa.

A continuación, el enlace de registro,Q2AS8pumbkKctPi9Wfz4lw,_KOXNKDNM0aGz2jWNaSfdg,6EusVf2sq0-CGcSxiI39Yg,GsNIqQn5W0OTX_AmRosjhw,BZXvHlvhWEqXljptZ7jemg?mode=read&tenantId=4bb93fb0-6749-4762-8236-2181ad685484

Certificate of Advanced Studies in Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for humanitarian and developing contexts

We'd like to share an interesting educational opportunity with you. The ¬†Certificate of Advanced Studies in Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for humanitarian and developing contexts (CAS WASH) is jointly organized by the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI), the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology (Eawag) and the University of Neuch√Ętel, (Uni-NE).

The programme covers 4 modules and¬† is organized as a blended course consisting in 3 theoretical modules (March-June 2022) delivered in distance learning and a practical module (30 September ‚Äď 8 October 2022) delivered in Mendrisio, Switzerland.

  • Module 1:¬†Drinking water and public health¬†
  • Module 2:¬†Environmental sanitation
  • Module 3:¬†Sustainable water supply
  • Module 4:¬†Practical field work

Registration by Monday, 28 February 2022  

Kick-off meeting: 17 March 2022        

Distance lectures: on Thursdays, starting at 1 pm (UTC + 1h)

For more information:

Brian Reed
Freelance WASH trainer


Specifications are part of the contract document documents. However, there are very few examples for humanitarian or development WASH. I am looking into this issue but wold like to hear of any successes - or failures - in using specifications.