The next SDWG Regular Meeting of the USA Chairmanship will take place in Orono, Maine, USA on Saturday, 01 October and Sunday, 02 October 2016.
For meeting information and documents, please visit the password-protected MEETINGS-WORK AREA.
There will be an International Conference on Water Innovations for Healthy Arctic Homes (WIHAH) in Anchorage, Alaska on 18-22 September 2016. Officials associated with the Arctic Council are invited to attend or participate. Please RSVP as indicated in the invitation. If you are not associated with the Arctic Council but have an interest or expertise in water innovations, you are invited to complete an “expression of interest” on the WIWAH website if you would like to make a presentation or attend. Please visit the WIHAH website for more information.
The RISING SUN project held a workshop in Tromsø, Norway on 09-10 May 2016 to discuss reducing suicide in Arctic communities.
The WASH project held an international conference in Sisimiut, Greenland on 12-14 April 2016. The Sanitation in Cold Climate Regions Conference will discuss improving health in Arctic communities through safe and affordable access to household running water and sewer.