Event Updates

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

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    March is Water Action Month!

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    Each year,SWA's Civil Society Organizations come together to to implement activities and deliver messages during Water Action Month (WAM). Grass root movements and CSOs form all over the world are undertaking activities to raise awareness and mobilize such as marches, local gatherings, media outreach, district level political forums, articles, social…

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    SWA at the World Water Forum 8

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        The World Water Forum is the world’s biggest water-related event and is organized by the World Water Council. SWA is co-convening 4 events during the World Water Forum 8. Please join us! Download the [wpdm_hotlink id=1131 link_label="SWA@WWF8 flyer"] 20 March, 14h30 - 16hRealizing the human right to sanitationMore details21…

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    Partner webinar: Handpump Functionality Monitoring - Getting It Right Can Help Ensure Sustainability

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          Handpump Functionality Monitoring - Getting It Right Can Help Ensure Sustainability Wednesday, 14 February from 9:00 to 10:00 EST (New York time)/ 14:00 to 15:00 GMT (London time)/ 15:00 to 16:00 CET (Paris time) Click here to register. Please note that registration is limited.  In March 2016, The Water Institute at UNC published WaSH Policy Research Digest #3. The…

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    New Steering Committee meets in Maputo

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      Following recent elections, the Sanitation and Water for All partnership has a new Steering Committee.  The group met recently in Maputo, Mozambique, SWA's first Steering Committee meeting outside the USA and Europe. During the first day, new members went through an intense induction programme, and during the rest of…

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

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    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…

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    Swaziland celebrates joining SWA

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    The Hon. Jabulile Mashwama, Minister for Natural Resources and Energy of Swaziland, officially commemorated the country’s joining the SWA partnership in a ceremony that involved national and local authorities and other development partners. In her speech Minister Mashwama said that, “the country feels greatly honoured to be a member of…

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    Now available: videos & PPTs from webinar on financing WASH SDGs

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    Video recordings and presentations from the most recent SWA webinar are now available for download. The fourth webinar in the Post-2017 High-level Meetings (HLMs) series focused on financing the water, sanitation and hygiene-related targets of the SDGs and included presentations from Burundi and the World Bank. Access all materials here.…

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    UNC event discusses lessons from engaging Finance & Sector Ministers

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    Ministerial Dialogue during SWA's 2017 Sector Ministers' Meeting   SWA's session at the University of North Carolina's Water and Health Conference 2017 will center on what the partnership collectively learned for its systematic and regular process of engaging key political leaders. SWA held regular, global, High-level Meetings (HLMs) involving ministers of finance (2010, 2012, 2014…

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    Investing in early years focus of SWA's presence at UNGA

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    Together with seven other partnerships from different sectors, SWA will organize a high-level event at the 2017 United Nations General Assembly. The session will discuss how investing early, even before birth, in young children’s development – through nutrition, health, education, sanitation, security, responsive caregiving and early learning – is one of…