13 March 2012 – The World Water Forum in Marseille, France today (Tuesday) examines how International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) standards can offer solutions to water challenges.

The workshop focuses on ISO’s tools for the assessment, improvement and management of service activities for drinking water and wastewater systems and for asset management, which can help water authorities and operators meet the expectations of consumers and the principles of sustainable development. It will also look at water management during crisis conditions.