THEME 6: SERVICING & SUPPORTING RURAL, REMOTE AND REGIONAL AREAS | Ozwater

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THEME 6: SERVICING & SUPPORTING RURAL, REMOTE AND REGIONAL AREAS

There are many lifestyle benefits to living in rural, remote and regional areas however the provision of water and sanitation services in these areas can have some additional challenges and opportunities.  The following topics and themes are what we would like to explore at Ozwater’19.  SDG’s linked to this theme are also noted and papers specific to the SDG’s are encouraged.

●        Novel and innovative approaches to the provision of water services

●        Remote operational control and data acquisition

●        Staffing and managing remote, rural and regional areas

●        Different approaches to the provision of services in rural, remote and regional areas

●        Surety of raw water supplies

●        Challenges asserting safe water distribution

●        Lessons from overseas utilities

●        Indigenous involvement with water projects

 

LINKED SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

3 - Good health and well-being

6 - Clean water and sanitation

9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure

16 - Peace, justice and strong communities

17 - Partnerships for the goals

 

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