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WEDC – Water, Engineering and Development Centre

About WEDC

Developing knowledge and capacity in water and sanitation

About WEDCThe Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC) is one of the world's leading education and research institutes for developing knowledge and capacity in water and sanitation for sustainable development and emergency relief.

Founded in 1971, WEDC is based in the School of Civil and Building Engineering at Loughborough University, one of the top UK universities.

We are committed to the provision of effective, evidence-based and appropriate solutions for the improvement of basic infrastructure and essential services for people living in low- and middle-income countries. With over 40 years of experience, we offer expert advice and quality learning opportunities for sector professionals.

Our approach promotes the integration of social, technical, economic, institutional and environmental activities as foundations for sustainable development.

WEDC engages in three main activities. We offer:

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Contact us

For enquiries about WEDC, email: wedc@lboro.ac.uk

Postal address:
WEDC
School of Civil and Building Engineering
The John Pickford Building
Loughborough University
Loughborough
Leicestershire LE11 3TU
United Kingdom

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t: +44 (0)1509 222885

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