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  • Access to water and sanitation for older persons – Celebrating the International Day of Older Persons

    1 Oct 2017 in Events
    by By Catarina de Albuquerque, SWA Executive Chair

    Today, October 1st, we celebrate the International Day of Older Persons. This is a day to celebrate the experience and wisdom of those people in our lives, who have experienced a world that we have not, and who perhaps see today’s world differently from the way that we see it.…

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    What would move the Finance Ministers' hearts?

    14 Jul 2015 in Events
    by Erma Uytewaal et Jeske Verhoeven, IRC

      From 13–16 July 2015, the Third International Conference on Financing for Development will bring together the Heads of States, Ministers of Finance, Foreign Affairs and development cooperation and other high-level representatives including non-governmental organizations and business sector entities in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. At the Conference the financing and implementation…

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    The promise of results based finance in WASH

    22 Aug 2014 in News Gallery
    by Antoinette Kome, Global Sector Coordinator for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, SNV

    Like Plan and Oxfam, SNV has just started implementing a four-year WASH RBF programme with DFID. The catch is that outcomes in terms of access are expected to contribute to the MDGs (so end 2015). In SNV’s case the programme is focused on rural sanitation and hygiene, and implemented across…

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