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Global Go To Think Tank Index (GGTTI) 2020 launched                    111,75 Think Tanks across the world ranked in different categories.                SDPI is ranked 90th among “Top Think Tanks Worldwide (non-US)”.           SDPI stands 11th among Top Think Tanks in South & South East Asia & the Pacific (excluding India).            SDPI notches 33rd position in “Best New Idea or Paradigm Developed by A Think Tank” category.                SDPI remains 42nd in “Best Quality Assurance and Integrity Policies and Procedure” category.              SDPI stands 49th in “Think Tank to Watch in 2020”.            SDPI gets 52nd position among “Best Independent Think Tanks”.                           SDPI becomes 63rd in “Best Advocacy Campaign” category.                   SDPI secures 60th position in “Best Institutional Collaboration Involving Two or More Think Tanks” category.                       SDPI obtains 64th position in “Best Use of Media (Print & Electronic)” category.               SDPI gains 66th position in “Top Environment Policy Tink Tanks” category.                SDPI achieves 76th position in “Think Tanks With Best External Relations/Public Engagement Program” category.                    SDPI notches 99th position in “Top Social Policy Think Tanks”.            SDPI wins 140th position among “Top Domestic Economic Policy Think Tanks”.               SDPI is placed among special non-ranked category of Think Tanks – “Best Policy and Institutional Response to COVID-19”.                                            Owing to COVID-19 outbreak, SDPI staff is working from home from 9am to 5pm five days a week. All our staff members are available on phone, email and/or any other digital/electronic modes of communication during our usual official hours. You can also find all our work related to COVID-19 in orange entries in our publications section below.    The Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) is pleased to announce its Twenty-third Sustainable Development Conference (SDC) from 14 – 17 December 2020 in Islamabad, Pakistan. The overarching theme of this year’s Conference is Sustainable Development in the Times of COVID-19. Read more…       FOOD SECIRITY DASHBOARD: On 4th Nov, SDPI has shared the first prototype of Food Security Dashboard with Dr Moeed Yousaf, the Special Assistant to Prime Minister on  National Security and Economic Outreach in the presence of stakeholders, including Ministry of National Food Security and Research. Provincial and district authorities attended the event in person or through zoom. The dashboard will help the government monitor and regulate the supply chain of essential food commodities.

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Published Date: Jun 1, 2011

Access to Safe Drinking Water in City Slums Through Household Water Treatment Systems – Nadi Water Filter: A Case Study

UNEP
National Committee for the Republic
of Korea (UNEP NATCOM
ROK) has been set up under the Governing Council (GC) Decision 13/33 of 1985
which authorized the establishment of national environmental committees
world-wide in order to support the activities of UNEP. Supported by UNEP
Headquarters and Regional office for Asia and Pacific, UNEP National Committee
for the Republic of Korea is a channel for communication with the public
in Korea
and has great variations in core activities from one country to another. UNEP NATCOM
ROK is actively working for strengthening and achieving organizational missions
in various ways such as facilitating public participation (NGOs, Major Groups
and individuals) in UNEP activities.

An
envisaged core element of the UNEP NATCOM ROK and Sustainable Development
Policy Institute, Islamabad Pakistan. (
www.sdpi.org
) partnership is considered to be SDPI?s role to assist UNEP
NATCOM ROK in the implementation of its program at national and sub-regional
level in the Asia Pacific region. The partnership aims at strengthening common
vision towards sustainable development through close collaborative activities
in areas of common interests and to establish a relationship of mutual
cooperation between the UNEP NATCOM ROK and SDPI, aimed at devoting special
efforts to all the programs of the UNEP NATCOM ROK related to the environment,
natural resources and sustainable development in Pakistan and in the region,
especially South Asia.

Under
UNEP NATCOM ROK and SDPI partnership, ?Water? is considered a priority area to work
at and UNEP NATCOM ROK agreed to support SDPI project proposal entitled, ?Access
to Safe Drinking Water with Household Water Treatment System (Nadi water
filter) in City Slums.?