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Event World Water Monitoring Day (WWMD)

On September 18th 2007, tens of thousands of people in an anticipated 50 countries will celebrate World Water Monitoring Day (WWMD). The event, which is organized jointly by the Water Environment Federation ( and the International Water Association ( aims to bring public attention to the role that the world's citizens must play in ensuring a sustainable supply of clean, usable water in each and every country. Participants will test the quality of rivers, lakes and other water bodies using a simple monitoring kit. All the water quality data from around the world is collected in the WWMD database, which provides a unique snapshot of the state of the world's water.

Contact information Dr. Darren Saywell, Development Director - International Water Association, Alliance House, 12 Caxton Street, London SW1H 0QS, UK (email: )
Phone: Direct Line: +44 20 7654 5542 ; Mobile: +44 7834 126 869 / +44 (0)20 7654 5542 ; Fax: +44 (0)20 7654 5555
Event type Conference
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Source International Water Association
Geographical coverage International
Address n/a
Organizer The Water Environment Federation ( and the International Water Association (
Target audience International
Period 18/09/2007
Status Confirmed
Working language(s) ENGLISH