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  • A closer look at the sanitation ladder: issues of monitoring the sector 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard; Jiménez Fernández de Palencia, Alejandro; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (2011)
    Conference report
    Open Access
  • Aigua i sanejament bàsic a les comunitats empobrides 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard; López Codina, Daniel (2013-11-19)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
    Mostra tres perspectives diferents sobre la problemàtica de l'aigua i sanejament a comunitats empobrides. Des de la recerca, a càrrec de Ricard Giné: Visió general de context, on es descriu la problemàtica de l'accés ...
  • An improved evaluation framework to support local level planning 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard; Jiménez Fernández de Palencia, Alejandro; Flores Baquero, Óscar; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (2013)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Today, a vast proportion of people still lack a simple pit latrine and a source of safe drinking water. To help end this appalling state of affairs, there is a pressing need to provide policymakers with evidences in ...
  • Analyzing water poverty in basins 

    Pérez Foguet, Agustí; Giné Garriga, Ricard (2011-11)
    Article
    Open Access
    Inadequate provision of water-related services in developing countries continues to undermine strategies for poverty alleviation. The root lies in the inability of policy makers to tackle resource development in a holistic ...
  • Application of a revised Water Poverty Index to target the water poor 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (2011)
    Article
    Open Access
    The Water Poverty Index (WPI) has been recognized as a useful tool in policy analysis. The index integrates various physical, social and environmental aspects to enable more holistic assessment of water resources. However, ...
  • Application of bayesian networks to assess water poverty 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard; Pérez Foguet, Agustí; Molina, J. L.; Bromley, John (Centro Internacional de Métodos Numéricos en Ingeniería (CIMNE), 2009-10)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    The conventional approaches to water assessment are inappropriate for describing the increasing complexity of water issues. Instead, an integrated and holistic framework is required to capture the wide range of aspects ...
  • La dimensió global als estudis tecnològics (GDEE) 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard (2013)
    Poster (CCD project)
    Open Access
  • El derecho humano al agua y al saneamiento: desafios y oportunidades para mejorar el seguimiento del acceso a los servicios básicos 

    Pérez Foguet, Agustí; Flores Baquero, Óscar; Giné Garriga, Ricard; Jiménez Fernández de Palencia, Alejandro (2013)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Los expertos han reconocido la necesidad de rediseñar el marco conceptual utilizado para la medición del acceso a los servicios básicos de agua y saneamiento tanto a nivel local como nacional e internacional. Así mismo, ...
  • Enhancing sector data management to target the water poor 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (2009-05-18)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Appropriate data management as the basis of effective performance reporting is crucial if sector institutions are to track whether they achieve their objectives. This paper shows how a post process of readily available ...
  • Enhancing the water point mapping: a WASH approach 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (2011)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Strategic planning and appropriate development and management of water and sanitation services can be strongly supported by accurate and accessible data. If adequately exploited, these data might assist water managers ...
  • Enhancing the Water Poverty Index: towards a meaningful indicator 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). Servei de Publicacions, 2008)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Several issues impact the ability of people to access safe water and improved sanitation. Among them are the social, economic, and environmental issues. However, they are often treated separately, and not as an integrated, ...
  • Environmental management tools supporting decisions in basins with mining activities 

    Pérez Foguet, Agustí; Yacoub, Cristina; Miralles Esteban, Núria; Giné Garriga, Ricard (2012)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    The socio - environmental conflicts related to water quality and quantity associated with mining in the Andean region is cause for concern. There is a role for scientific data an d social participation in mining related ...
  • Evaluación del sector “Agua y Saneamiento” mediante el Índice de Pobreza del Agua (Kenia) 

    Suárez Barral, Adrián; Giné Garriga, Ricard; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). Servei de Publicacions, 2008)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    El agua es cada vez un recurso más escaso y en los últimos años se están manifestando gran cantidad de efectos que nos indican una problemática creciente respecto a este tema global. Al mismo tiempo, no existe ninguna ...
  • Improved method to calculate a water poverty index at local scale 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (2010-11)
    Article
    Open Access
    The Water Poverty Index (WPI) was created as an interdisciplinary indicator to assess water stress and scarcity, linking physical estimates of water availability with the socioeconomic drivers of poverty. This index has ...
  • Introducing hygiene elements into sanitation monitoring 

    Craven, Joanne; Giné Garriga, Ricard; Jiménez Fernández de Palencia, Alejandro; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (2013)
    Conference lecture
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    With the 2015 Millenium Development Goal deadline approaching, discussion has turned to how to improve monitoring strategies post-2015. Key aims are to find ways to include hygiene behaviour in sanitation monitoring, ...
  • La medición del saneamiento en el contexto rural: tres casos de estudio en África del este 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard (ONGAWA, Ingeniería para el Desarrollo Humano y UNESCO Etxea, 2011)
    Part of book or chapter of book
    Open Access
  • Local government decision-making : from data to action 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard; Jiménez Fernández de Palencia, Alejandro; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (Internatinal Water Association (IWA), 2012)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Decentralisation is built on the assumption that decentralized governments are more knowledgeable about and responsive to the needs of the poor. This article examines the role of local governments in Kenya and the ways ...
  • Local Government planning: from data to action 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard; Jiménez Fernández de Palencia, Alejandro; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (Internatinal Water Association (IWA), 2012)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Decentralisation is built on the assu mption that decentralized governme nts are more knowledgeable about and responsive to the needs of the poor. This article ex amines the role of local governments in Kenya and ...
  • Metas e indicadores post 2015 en agua y saneamiento: una revisión desde un enfoque de derechos humanos 

    Flores Baquero, Óscar; Giné Garriga, Ricard; Pérez Foguet, Agustí; Jiménez Fernández de Palencia, Alejandro (2013-11)
    External research report
    Open Access
  • Metas e indicadores post 2015 en agua y saneamiento: una revisión desde un enfoque de derechos humanos 

    Pérez Foguet, Agustí; Flores Baquero, Óscar; Giné Garriga, Ricard; Jiménez Fernández de Palencia, Alejandro (2013-11)
    External research report
    Open Access