US Army patrol on the Euphrates River. Source: US Army via Flickr.

EVENT: Aysegul Kibaroglu on Transboundary Water Politics in the Euphrates Tigris Region

Maureen Langlois Events, Wells to Wellness

Aysegul Kibaroglu, Professor of Political Science and International Relations at MEF University in Istanbul, Turkey, will give a keynote address on Thursday April 21, 2016  ahead of a full-day workshop on Friday, April 22 about water issues in the Euphrates-Tigris River Basin. GWI is co-sponsoring the event with the Mershon Center for International Security Studies and the the Middle East …

EVENT: Christine Moe On The Water and Sanitation Crisis In Healthcare Facilities In Low-Income Countries

Maureen Langlois Events, Wells to Wellness

Christine Moe, the Eugene J. Gangarosa Professor of Safe Water and Sanitation in the Rollins School of Public Health and the Director of the Center for Global Safe Water at Emory University, will speak about the intersection of water, sanitation and health as part of the Hydropolitics Seminar Series co-sponsored by the Mershon Center for International Security Studies and GWI. The …

43 Village Site Visits Concluding Ahead Of Tanzania Water System Rehabilitation

Maureen Langlois Wells to Wellness

Just in time for World Water Day, Ohio State and partners are wrapping up the first step in a major rehabilitation effort of broken rural water systems in Tanzania. From November 2015 to March 2016, a field team led by Ohio State partner WorldServe International visited 43 rural villages in eight regions of Tanzania. The purpose of the field visits …

White House North Side Source: Wikipedia user UpstateNYer

Ohio State Invited To Showcase Water Innovations At White House Water Summit

Maureen Langlois Events, Inland Water Quality, Wells to Wellness

As water issues continue to make headlines both close to home and far away, a White House Water Summit on March 22 will gather leading stakeholders that have innovative solutions for U.S. water issues—including The Ohio State University. Marty Kress, Interim Director of the Global Water Institute at Ohio State, will represent the university at the event. “Ohio State was …