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 …

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

Maureen Langlois Events, Field to Faucet, 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 …

EVENT: Screening Of Antarctic Edge: 70° South With Panel Discussion

Maureen Langlois Events

GWI Faculty Advisory Committee member Berry Lyons will co-host a panel discussion at a screening of Antarctic Edge: 70° South sponsored by Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center (on World Water Day, no less!). Date: Tuesday, March 22 (4:00 p.m.) Location: Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center, Scott Hall (West Campus) More info: http://bpcrc.osu.edu/events/film-screening-antarctic-edge-70%C2%B0-south  

Stone laboratory water quality lab

Second round of state funding supports targeted research for harmful algal blooms

ORISadmin Field to Faucet

Funding will support 13 collaborative research projects Statewide The Ohio Department of Higher Education¹s (ODHE) Harmful Algal Bloom Research Initiative (HABRI), jointly managed by The Ohio State University and the University of Toledo, today announced $1.9 million in funding awards for eight Ohio universities. This funding will support 13 collaborative research projects directed at providing the state of Ohio with …

Radhika Fox, CEO, U.S. Water Alliance

EVENT: Managing Water Resources: Local, Global

Maureen Langlois Events

Just in time for World Water Day, this month’s EPN Breakfast Club is a collaborative event with the Water Management Association of Ohio. The breakfast and morning sessions, co-sponsored by GWI, will feature a dynamic lineup of speakers about solutions to water issues near and far. Join us! When:Tuesday, March 8, 2016, 7:15am – 12:00pm Where: Nationwide and Ohio Farm …