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

  • Catarina

    SWA announces Catarina de Albuquerque as new CEO

    in News Gallery

    Sanitation and Water for All has appointed Catarina de Albuquerque as Chief Executive Officer effective 3 September 2018. Ms. de Albuquerque has been working as the partnership’s Executive Chair since 2015 and was appointed SWA’s first Chief Executive Officer after an update of the partnership’s governance structure. Announcing Ms. de…

  • 2018

    New Year message from SWA's Executive Chair

    in News Gallery

    By Catarina de Albuquerque, SWA Executive Chair@CatarinadeAlbuq As we approach the end of 2017, I am pleased to present a little of what we have achieved this year, and what we are looking forward to in 2018. Our High-level Meetings hosted by the World Bank in Washington DC were, as…

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    World Toilet Day: a wastewater partnership

    in News Gallery

     By Catarina de Albuquerque, SWA Executive Chair @CatarinadeAlbuq On World Toilet Day, of course we turn our attention to toilets – flush toilets, pit latrines, composting toilets, you name it, and what we can do to make sure that the more than 2 billion people in the world without a…

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    Taboo around menstrual hygiene discussed in Lisbon

    in Event Updates

    Catarina de Albuquerque, SWA Vice-Chair, participated in an event on menstrual hygiene management in Lisbon on 4 June. The event was organized by SCA, a leading company in hygiene and forest products, and SWA’s partners WSSCC. The main focus was the need for innovative partnerships to improve access to safe…

  • Catarina AECID

    Catarina de Albuquerque represents SWA at El Pais, AECID events

    in News Categories

    Catarina was invited by Spanish lead newspaper El Pais (2 million daily readers) to participate in a high-level breakfast discussion on “Water and Sustainable Development”. Other participants included Alejandro Zarzuela, Technical Director at ACCIONA AGUA and Jose Miguel Mulet, Professor of Biotechnology at the University of Valencia. The dynamic debate…

  • Sanitation and Water for All High Level Ministerial Meeting 2014.

    Catarina de Albuquerque appointed new SWA Vice-Chair

    in SWA Updates

    Ms. de Albuquerque’s priorities will include advocating for political prioritization of WASH at a global high-level, helping build consensus between partners, establishing strategic partnerships with other initiatives and sectors and leading SWA’s Steering Committee. “I am delighted that Catarina has accepted a key role in the partnership”, said H.E. President…