high-level-meetings

  • Partners Perspective10

    SWA Meeting Meeting - The Way forward

    16 Mar 2016 in Partner Perspective Categories
    by Par Hanan E. Muddathir, Point focal Assainissement et eau pour tous (SWA), End Water Poverty (EWP), Réseau de la société civile africaine sur l’eau et l’assainissement (ANEW)

    Year after year, the baby SWA grows bigger and bigger with positive remarks, and outstanding remarkable, widespread and dissolving with all actors… SWA as an alliance and partner movement shows a positive results through its mandate and partners achievements and prospective through those momentum years. Areas of monitoring, institutional arrangements…

  • george

    Establishing a framework for shared learning and for putting knowledge to use

    13 Mar 2016 in Events
    by Par George W. Chaima, PhD, Directeur national – New Restoration Plan – Malawi, ancien membre du Comité directeur de SWA comme représentant des organisations civiles africaines

    SWA is beginning to turn into a vibrant powerhouse for global partnership to engage and set up sustainable mechanism to achieve universal access to clean water and adequate sanitation.   The Meeting of Ministers of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene which takes place in Addis Ababa from March 15th to 16th…

  • District meeting in Ghana

    Creating the capacity to adapt and innovate within national water, sanitation and hygiene sectors

    12 Mar 2016 in Events
    by Par Patrick Moriarty, Directeur Exécutif, IRC

    By 2030 SWA’s 49 partner countries have committed themselves to ensuring that every one of their citizens has access to water, sanitation and hygiene services. What is more, they’ve done this at a time of unique and historically unprecedented change. To deliver on their commitment will mean answering challenges that…

  • Imoro

    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…

  • Murali

    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…

  • SLRA2013-0170

    Sanitation and Water for All – a moral imperative requiring innovative solutions

    26 Mar 2014 in HLM
    by Sanjay Wijesekera, Chief of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, and Associate Director of Programmes at UNICEF

    In two weeks over 50 member countries of the Sanitation and Water for All partnership will meet at the headquarters of the World Bank to signal their determination to bring to their citizens the benefits of two of the most basic necessities of life: safe drinking water and adequate toilets.…

  • It’s time to eliminate long journeys for water like this woman’s in Madagascar. Photo credit: Ernest Randriarimalala, WaterAid

    Time to step up on water and sanitation

    20 Mar 2014 in HLM
    by Barbara Frost, Chief Executive at WaterAid

    To understand the importance of next month’s High Level Meeting on Sanitation and Water for All, we need to look back at the two years since the last meeting. In April 2012, government ministers from across the globe sat together and pledged stronger commitments to bring safe water and sanitation…