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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
  • A holistic and participatory information system for rural water and sanitation sector in Latin America and the Caribbean 

    Requejo Castro, David; Giné Garriga, Ricard; Flores Baquero, Óscar; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (2016)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    The provision of water supply, sanitation and hygiene services has emerged as a top priority in the development agenda in Latin American and the Caribbean. In light of the investments envisaged to reach the targets set by ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • A novel planning approach for the water, sanitation and hygiene (WaSH) sector: the use of object-oriented bayesian networks 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard; Requejo Castro, David; Molina, José Luis; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (Elsevier, 2018-05)
    Article
    Open Access
    Conventional approaches to design and plan water, sanitation, and hygiene (WaSH) interventions are not suitable for capturing the increasing complexity of the context in which these services are delivered. Multidimensional ...
  • 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 ...
  • Bayesian network modelling of hierarchical composite indicators 

    Requejo Castro, David; Giné Garriga, Ricard; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (Elsevier, 2019-02-19)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    The water, sanitation and hygiene (WaSH) sector has witnessed the development of multiple tools for multidimensional monitoring. Hierarchical and composite indicators (CI)-based conceptual frameworks provide one illustrative ...
  • Compositional data for global monitoring: the case of drinking water and sanitation 

    Pérez Foguet, Agustí; Giné Garriga, Ricard; Ortego Martínez, María Isabel (2017-07)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Introduction At a global level, access to safe drinking water and sanitation has been monitored by the Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) of WHO and UNICEF. The methods employed are based on analysis of data from household ...
  • Construction and application of Bayesian networks to support decision-making in the water, sanitation and hygiene sector: a case study of SIASAR initiative in Central America 

    Pérez Foguet, Agustí; Requejo Castro, David; Giné Garriga, Ricard; Martínez Crespo, Gonzalo; Rodríguez Serrano, Antonio (Universidad de los Andes, 2018)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    The 2030 Agenda includes a dedicated goal on water and sanitation (SDG 6) that sets out to “ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all”. SDG 6 expands the MDG focus on drinking water and ...
  • Delivering water and sanitation services in the 2030 agenda for sustainable development 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard (Global University Network for Innovation, 2018-05)
    Part of book or chapter of book
    Open Access
    This report provides the reader with a comprehensive picture of the discussions, topics and recommendations covered during the International Conference on Sustainable Development Goals: Actors and Implementation. Readers ...
  • 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, ...
  • El seguimiento del acceso al agua y saneamiento: experiencias y desafíos en el marco de los derechos humanos 

    Marín, Gonzalo; Flores Baquero, Óscar; Giné Garriga, Ricard; Jiménez Fernández de Palencia, A. (ONGAWA, Ingeniería para el Desarrollo Humano y UNESCO Etxea, 2011)
    Part of book or chapter of book
    Open Access
  • 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 ...