Partner Perspectives

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18 Jan 2018 in INSIGHTS

SDGs Require a Strong Common Advocacy Agenda from East Africa CSOs

This is particularly true today when countries such as Zambia are experiencing cholera outbreaks or when Kenyan organizations are fighting together to influence the water bill. East Africa regroups strong Water and Sanitation Civil Society Organisations from Kenya (KEWASNET), Tanzania (TEWASNET), Malawi (WESNET), Zambia (Zambia WASH Forum) and others. These…

  • Using SWA to demand accountability from governments

    10 Dec 2013 in
    by <p>by Mr. Abdul-Nashiru Mohammed, WaterAid</p>

    SWA is a great opportunity for us, as civil society organizations, to improve sanitation and water services. I am the Regional Policy and Advocacy Manager at WaterAid in West Africa. One of our key responsibilities is to influence governments to take their commitments to improving sanitation and water service delivery seriously.…

  • Let’s raise sanitation and water high on the political agenda

    10 Dec 2013 in
    by by Catarina de Albuquerque, UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation

    At IRC, we believe that something needs to happen to put sanitation and water higher on the political agenda. Something needs to be done differently to make sure that the entire population in the world, never mind where you live, has access to quality sanitation and water services. We think…