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DEU-90 [EURO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research on Drinking Water Hygiene

Director / Head: 
  Dr Ingrid Chorus
  Bettina Rickert




Institution:
  Department of Drinking Water and Bathing Water Hygiene
  German Environment Agency
Address:
  Schichauweg 58
  D-12307
  Berlin
Town:
  Berlin
Country:
  GERMANY
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  +49 30 8903-1346
Fax:
  +49 30 8903-1800
Date of Designation:
  31/May/1995
Last Redesignation:
  28/Sep/2017
Expiry:
  28/Sep/2021
Terms of Reference:
  1. To support uptake of the Water Safety Plan (WSP) approach  
  2. To support safe management and surveillance of small-scale water supply systems in policy and practice  
  3. To support science-based assessment and management of microbial and chemical hazards in water 
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Subjects:
  1. Water & sanitation 
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Types of activity:
  1. Coordination of activities carried out by several institutions (e.g. other WHO collaborating centres) 
  2. Support WHO in the implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
  3. Research 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 8.1 - Evidence-based assessments made, and norms and standards formulated and updated on major environmental hazards to health (e.g., poor air quality, chemical substances, electromagnetic fields, radon, poor-quality drinking-water and waste-water reuse)
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  ENKHTSETSEG Shinee
Phone:
 

Technical Counterpart:
  GORDON Bruce Allan
Phone:
 
Email:
  gordonb@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork