SWA Updates

Welcome to the "updates" section where you can find the latest updates of the partnership. 

  • Upcoming webinar: Introduction to SWA Tools Portal

    in SWA Updates

    The SWA Tools Portal has gone live! The Tools Portal houses tools that help national governments and their development partners put the Building Blocks and Collaborative Behaviours into practice. It is a constantly-growing database and resource list, easily searchable by keywords. Want to know more about the Tools Portal and how to share your tool? Join us for…

  • SWA launches Tools Portal

    in SWA Updates

    The SWA Tools Portal has gone live! The portal houses more than 30 tools from diverse organizations aiming to help governments and implementing partners strengthen the WASH sector. The tools are organized according to SWA’s Building Blocks (Sector Policy; Institutional Arrangements, Planning, Monitoring & Review; Financing; Capacity Building) and Crosscutting…

  • Country Story: Kenya, Sector Strengthening in Contexts of Decentralization

    in Sector News

    The SWA Country Stories capture good practices from partners around the world. They include country experiences in using the SWA partnership to advance the case of water, sanitation and hygiene. See Uganda, Liberia.   Download Country Story: Kenya Background In 2014, the Ministry of Health and the Water & Sanitation…

  • Save-the-date: webinar on financing sanitation target of SDG

    in Event Updates

    The next installment of the SWA webinar series will focus on financing the sanitation target of the Sustainable Development Goals and will take place on 24 and 26 October. Please mark your calendars for the time and date which best suits your operations and time zone. English: Tue, 24 Oct at…

  • Out now: 2017 HLM Communications and Social media tooklit

    in Event Updates

    2017 High-level Meetings - Communications Toolkit   English [wpdm_hotlink id=957 link_label="Banners - Buttons - Posters"] [wpdm_hotlink id=958 link_label="Infographics"] [wpdm_hotlink id=959 link_label="Message sheet: About SWA/HLMs"] [wpdm_hotlink id=960 link_label="Templates: social media posts/news articles"] Français [wpdm_hotlink id=961 link_label="Bannières - boutons - affiches"] [wpdm_hotlink id=962 link_label="Messages principaux: A propos du SWA/RHN"] [wpdm_hotlink id=963 link_label="Templates:…

  • Significant progress on more than half of commitments made at 2014 HLM

    in News Categories

      Thirty-eight of the 43 countries and all 12 external support agencies reported back for the last time on the commitments made at the SWA 2014 High-level Meeting. The global report was just published by SWA, with these main conclusions: Significant progress reported on almost half of the country commitments.…

  • The Hon. Kevin Rudd, SWA Chair, announces the SWA 2017 HLM

    in Event Updates

    The Hon. Kevin Rudd, SWA Chair, announces the Finance Ministers' Meeting (FMM) and the Sector Ministers' Meeting (SMM). The 2017 SWA High-level Meetings (HLMs) will take place in Washington D.C., USA, on 19-20 April. Watch the video:  

  • SWA welcomes Peru

    in News Categories

    SWA warmly welcomes a new partner to the countries constituency: Peru. Water ans sanitation are a priority for the country and one of the current government's central topics, within the wider frame of the SDGs. The country looks forward to sharing with other partners the results and impact of their…

  • Partner Perspectives #HLM2017 series: Interview with Sanjay Banka, Banka Bioloo Managing Director

    in News Categories

    The new Partners Perspectives #HLM2017 series has the first interview with a SWA partner in preparations for the 2017 SWA High-level Meetings (HLMs). Sanjay Banka, Managing Director at Banka Bioloo and private sector representative on SWA's Steering Committee, talks about how the private sector can help to bridge the financing gap to achieve of…

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