Hiroshima, Japan, the City of Peace, is proud to host the 2014 Asian Symposium on Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, which will coincide with the 69th Hiroshima Peace Memorial and Remembrance Month.
Asia WASH 2014 is an international, peer-reviewed conference. Full papers are welcome, but not required. Registered participants with an accepted abstract and/or refereed full paper will be published in the Asia WASH 2014 Symposium Proceedings (ISSN 2188-403X).
The three-day conference in August will provide an interdisciplinary platform for academics, researchers, policy makers, students and professionals. With the theme Global Challenges: Universal Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, it is hoped that today’s water crisis can be met with viable global solutions.
We welcome submissions from the following tracks:
Achieving Health Outcomes for WASH
Aerobic and Anaerobic Treatment
Equity Issues for WASH
Household Treatment and Safe Storage
Hygiene and Behavioral Change
ICT for Water
Innovations in Water Supply and Waste Water
Low Tech Treatment Systems
Measurement and Risk Management
Operation and Maintenance of Water Supply Systems
Prevention and Treatment of Waterborne Illnesses
Public Health Education
Sanitation and Health
Sanitation: Urban and Rural
The Millennium Development Goals
Waste Water Reclamation and Reuse
Water and Sanitation Services
Water Policy and Governance
Water Source Protection
Other (please specify)