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March

How standards will target the drone industry

At a time when drones have become a regular feature in the news and are about to proliferate our airspace, it's a good idea to take a step back and examine some very basic and important questions.

#WaterIs... standards!

What is water for you? Is it health, nature, urbanization, industry, energy, food or equality? Water is all these and more. It is sustainability, well-being and growth. This year's World Water Day, celebrated on 22 March, invites us to think about what water means to each of us, and how it contributes to sustainable development.

A resilient world within our reach

Several thousand participants are meeting in Sendai, Japan, this week to discuss how to make the world a more resilient place - a place better equipped to prevent disasters and the human and economic losses they incur.

African water benefits from standards

A new video showcases in 3'11 minutes how standards helped a water company in Senegal manage its business operations more reliably and efficiently.

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Learn about how International Standards work in the real world, and the benefits they bring to business, society and the environment.