2014

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

  • website annual report

    The 2014 Annual Report is out

    in News Categories

    The 2014 Annual Report contains an overview of SWA’s performance throughout the year. Its purpose is to inform SWA partners and donors, the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) sector and the wider development community about the work and achievements of the partnership. Download the [wpdm_hotlink id=767 link_label="2014 Annual Report"]

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    New GLAAS Report reveals major resource gaps in WASH

    in Sector News

    The main conclusions from the 2014 UN-Water Global Analysis and Assessment of Sanitation and Drinking-Water (GLAAS) report, implemented by WHO and published biennially, point to strong political commitments around the world. National policies are largely in place, with over 80 % of the countries reporting to have approved national policies…

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    HLM commitments discussed at Africa Water Week

    in Event Updates

    Over 80 participants attended SWA’s session at the Africa Water Week on 26 May, where high-level representatives from across the Partnership discussed the recent 2014 High Level Meeting (HLM) and the more technical side of commitment implementation. The panel was chaired by Mr. Samuel Ome, Director for Water Quality Control…

  • The Sanitation and Water for All Sector Ministers' Meeting 2014

    Unprecedented attendance at the 2014 HLM to address access to water and sanitation, bolster growth and reduce inequalities

    in Event Updates

      United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, World Bank Group President Dr. Jim Yong Kim and SWA Chair John Kufuor open the 3rd SWA HLM At the 2014 SWA High Level Meeting (HLM), ministers for finance, water, sanitation and development cooperation from developing countries tabled 319 individual commitments designed to speed up…