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T: Total number of participants; L: Local participants; F: Foreign participants; P: Papers

Num Year Location Title T L F P
36 2013 Nakuru, KenyaDelivering Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Services in an Uncertain Environment437 117 320 121
35 2011 Loughborough, UKThe future of water, sanitation and hygiene in low-income countries: Innovation, adaptation and engagement in a changing world266 0 266 108
34 2009 Addis Ababa, EthiopiaWater, Sanitation and Hygiene: Sustainable Development and Multisectoral Approaches645 373 272 135
33 2008 Accra, GhanaAccess to Sanitation and Safe Water: Global Partnerships and Local Actions310 172 138 92
32 2006 Colombo, Sri LankaSustainable Development of Water Resources, Water Supply and Environmental Sanitation360 200 160 123
31 2005 Kampala, UgandaMaximizing the Benefits from Water and Environmental Sanitation420 261 159 98
30 2004 Vientiane, LaosPeople-centred Approaches to Water and Environmental Sanitation450 240 210 113
29 2003 Abuja, NigeriaTowards the Millennium Development Goals367 283 84 107
28 2002 Kolkata (Calcutta), IndiaSustainable environmental sanitation and water services513 358 155 160
27 2001 Lusaka, ZambiaPeople and Systems for Water, Sanitation and Health600 400 200 126
26 2000 Dhaka, BangladeshWater, sanitation and hygiene433 271 162 115
25 1999 Addis Ababa, EthiopiaIntegrated development for water supply and sanitation462 282 180 118
24 1998 Islamabad, PakistanSanitation and water for all297 206 91 96
23 1997 Durban, South AfricaWater and sanitation for all: partnerships and innovations386 233 153 118
22 1996 New Delhi, IndiaReaching the unreached; challenges for the 21st century536 408 128 119
21 1995 Kampala, UgandaSustainability of water and sanitation systems406 260 146 85
20 1994 Colombo, Sri LankaAffordable water supply and sanitation240 113 127 86
19 1993 Accra, GhanaWater, sanitation, environment & development254 147 107 91
18 1992 Kathmandu, NepalWater, environment and management503 389 114 60
17 1991 Nairobi, KenyaInfrastructure, environment, water and people224 96 128 55
16 1990 Hyderabad, IndiaInfrastructure for low-income countries131 80 51 31
15 1989 Kano, NigeriaWater, engineering and development in Africa135 81 54 27
14 1988 Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaWater and urban services in Asia and the Pacific115 76 39 26
13 1987 Lilongwe, MalawiRural water and engineering development in Africa140 59 81 32
12 1986 Calcutta, IndiaWater and sanitation at mid-decade339 240 99 47
11 1985 Dar es Salaam, TanzaniaWater and sanitation in Africa124 68 56 37
10 1984 Singapore, Water and sanitation in Asia and the Pacific133 17 116 49
09 1983 Harare, ZimbabweSanitation and water for developing in Africa117 67 50 24
08 1982 Madras, IndiaWater and waste engineering in Asia134 122 12 35
07 1981 Loughborough, UKWater, people and waste in developing countries78 41 37 19
06 1980 Zaria, NigeriaWater and waste engineering in Africa86 60 26 37
05 1979 Loughborough, UKCollaboration in water and waste engineering for developing countries91 43 48 8
04 1977 Loughborough, UKEngineering for health in hot countries64 48 16 9
03 1976 Loughborough, UKPlanning for water and waste in hot countries76 56 20 7
02 1975 Loughborough, UKWater, waste and health in hot countries83 51 32 7
01 1973 Loughborough, UKEnvironmental health engineering in hot climates and developing countries63 48 15 4

 

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