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Improving Urban Water and Sanitation Services: Health, Access and Boundaries

ByKristof Bostoen, Pete Kolsky, Caroline Hunt

Those who live in cities depend upon resources from outside city boundaries. Use of external water resources is one of the important ways a city affects, and is affected by, its surroundings. During rapid urban growth, these interactions become increasingly important for both the city and its environment.