'Water is not a privilege' Professor Stuart Bunn, Director Australian Rivers Institute

The United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 6 highlights the importance of access to clean water and sanitation.

Professor Bunn highlights that we need a new approach to tackle problems of water supply and quality at their source – and this is something we work on at the Australian Rivers Institute.

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Sustainable Development Goals Explained

Clean water and sanitation

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Home of the International Water Center

From January 2018 Griffith University will become the new strategic home for the International Water Centre.

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Engineering students get global perspectives for sustainable infrastructure

Students studying degrees in Engineering, Environmental Science and Environmental Planning took part in a community aid project that supported the work of the NGO ‘Water for Cambodia’ and included building and installing bio-sand water filters in local village houses.

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