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Exploring the SDGs on ScienceOpen: #6 Clean Water and Sanitation

Exploring the SDGs on ScienceOpen: #6 Clean Water and Sanitation

ScienceOpen currently has over 79 million publications available! Users of ScienceOpen can quickly access thousands of articles, books, and book chapter records from our 740 collections that cover different disciplines, researching and promoting the most recent achievements in water, sanitation, and sustainable water management for all, also known as SDG6 of the Agenda2030.

SDG6 aims to ensure the availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.

Join us today as we explore some of the most prominent collections supporting research relevant to SDG 6 and learn about the various ways ScienceOpen can assist you in exhibiting your research and placing it in a broader context connected to Agenda2030 and SDGs.

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UCL Press’ dedicated collection to SDG6

In our network, UCL Press has separate topical collections dedicated to each Sustainable Development Goal of Agenda2030. Everyone can access free research supporting SDG6 on the SDG06 collection on Clean Water and Sanitation.

UCL Press has also created a special series on the subject, encouraging all researchers and stakeholders to participate in the discussion about water and the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Submissions to the series are open to anyone and submissions may be research articles directly concerned with SDG6, or a combination of the SDGs relevant to the use of water and those focused on environmental issues (SDGs 13, 14, and 15).

Universal and equitable access to safe and affordable drinking water for all

Access to safe water, sanitation, and hygiene is the most basic human need for health and well-being. Billions of people will lack access to these basic services in 2030 unless progress quadruples. 

AWWA Water Science is an interdisciplinary journal publishing original, refereed research on the science, engineering, and social aspects of water. AWWA Water Science focuses on the physical, chemical, biological, and ecological processes that affect the quantity and quality of potable water, and the scope of the research includes the application of fundamental science, engineering, and social principles to managerial, policy, and public health issues that affect or are affected by water.

Improve water quality by reducing pollution

Amsterdam University Press Books publishes prominent book titles in the social sciences and humanities, enhancing global information diffusion and promoting better access to research by freely disseminating it to scholars, students, innovators, and the general public.

Explore some highlighted book titles and follow AUP’s collection for more:

We have a dedicated collection for Climate Change: Open Access, which provides all our users with different open access publications from different journals and publishers. Hundreds of articles cover topics like water pollution, reducing pollution, and the preservation of water ecosystems. Discover more on the collection page here.

Protect and restore water-related ecosystems and increase water-use efficiency

Over the past 300 years, wetland ecosystems have experienced an 85 percent loss in extent despite the very high-value goods and services that they provide. 

The Liverpool University Press Planning and Development series serves as a primary forum for communication between researchers and students, policy analysts and practitioners, contributing to the advancement of town and regional planning research in both developed and emerging economies. This collection includes, among others, themes such as water resource management, sustainable urban planning, and design, and ScienceOpen users can access many articles related to SDG6 topics in this collection.

The South African Journal of Science collection promotes different SDG6 goals by covering ecology, water management, ecosystem preservation, climate change, and water security. Have a look at the following highlighted titles:

Highlighted book titles on SDG6-related topics

Discover more on the topic by exploring the books below:

Other relevant collections

If our users are interested in more scientific aspects of water use and management, especially the chemistry behind water science, AsiaChem is the go-to collection. Follow AsiaChem to stay updated with new issues of the journal and discover some of the relevant titles in the field:

And for the most recent discoveries from the depths of the oceans, the Proceedings of the International Ocean Discovery Program collection provides a fantastic scholarship, summarizing the scientific and technical accomplishments of each IODP expedition.

On ScienceOpen, you can be the editor of your own collection on any topic! Our collections help you share your work, build a community, and increase awareness of SDG-related topics.

Discover the researcher’s collection on the Relationship between water quality, sanitation quality, and food security to public health, for interesting insights on the topic. Get some inspiration and contact us today if you want to curate your own researcher collection on ScienceOpen.

Join the conversation!

ScienceOpen’s interactive features make it easy for everyone to stay up to date on the latest discoveries in the Sustainable Development Goals and any other relevant issue.

Publish your research on ScienceOpen or join the conversation by reviewing and sharing your knowledge with others, while also highlighting outstanding efforts to accomplish the SDGs.

#ExploreSDGs on ScienceOpen!

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