2019smm

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  • Eswatini prepares for the 2019 SMM

    in Event Updates

      Preparations for the Sector Ministers' Meeting (SMM) are well underway in Eswatini. Working with the government focal point, SWA partners are planning some interactive activities which incorporate the preparations for the Sector Ministers’ Meeting in their national processes. Partners plan an inter-ministerial dialogue to engage with the broad sector stakeholders…

  • 2019 SMM message from Costa Rican Minister of the Environment

    in Sector News

      "It is not only important that we ministers meet to talk, to move forward, to share on the water and sanitation agenda. It is also very important to have the experts and the technicians who can help us to improve water legislation, on one side, the issue of financial mechanisms,…

  • Leave No One Behind WEBINAR SERIES: Mutual Accountability in Action

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        Wednesday, 27 February 09:00 New York / 17:00 Nairobi in EnglishWednesday, 27 February 23:00 NY / Thursday, 28 February 11:00 Bangkok in EnglishThursday, 28 February 09:00 New York / 14:00 Dakar in FrenchThursday, 28 February 12:00 New York / 11:00 Mexico City in Spanish Come and join us…

  • Message from Vice-minister of Water & Seas of Costa Rica

    in Event Updates

      "We are very proud to use this Ministers’ Meeting as an opportunity to offer our commitments to the sector, including those related to the SWA Mutual Accountability Mechanism framework. In fact, in the spirit of SWA, we have been working with different partners from civil society, other government institutions…

  • Message from First Lady of Costa Rica about the 2019 SMM

    in News Gallery

      In English "The success of this meeting can have a positive impact on the lives of millions of people. The scope of the targets related to water and sanitation in the Sustainable Development Goals will depend not only on the construction of more and bigger infrastructures, but on how…

  • Finance & Inequality: webinar report

    in Sector News

    Watch the videos & download the presentation More than 150 participants from 50 countries participated in the webinar on “Unpacking the meaning of leave no one behind and how to use finance to end inequalities”. The webinar is part of the 2019 SWA webinar series focusing on “Leave no one…

  • Video: SWA Chair calls on ministers to attend the 2019 SMM

    in News Categories

    "We regard these meetings as critical because it reminds us all that in order to succeed in implementing sustainable development goal number 6, it requires real collaboration between countries, within countries, between sector ministers for sanitation and water on the one hand and their finance ministers as well, on the…