• 2014 HLM: from grassroots projects to high-level discussions

    28 Apr 2014 in HLM
    by Mr. Thomas Sayibu Imoro, Directeur général de NewEnergy

    This was my first opportunity to participate in the highest forums of the WASH sector - the SWA Sector Ministers’ Meeting (SMM) - and  HLM. It meant a lot to me as someone who has been involved in community service delivery for many years. Each single project I accomplish becomes…

  • 2014 HLM: ambitious commitments and greater progress accountability

    24 Apr 2014 in HLM
    by Mr. Murali Ramisetty, Convenor, Freshwater Action Network South Asia

    At the start of the Sector Ministers Meeting (SMM) on 10th April at PAHO, I was not sure what such a huge gathering of sector leaders can achieve in a one day meeting. At the end of the day however, once I had listened to the Honorable Minister of Afghanistan…

  • The impact of SWA HLM commitments in Rwanda

    10 Dec 2013 in Country Processes
    by Jean Marie Vianney Rutaganda, WASH Specialist, UNICEF Rwanda

    Without a doubt, the 2012 High Level Meeting contributed to the good progress that Rwanda is making on the commitments. The event generated lots of enthusiasm and support from decision makers in the ministries in charge of water, sanitation and finance.  The meeting reinforced commitments made at the 2011 AfricaSan…