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

  • Steering Committee Decisions

    in Event Updates

    The Steering Committee of SWA met in person in Lisbon on 27-28 June 2016. [wpdm_hotlink id=898 link_label="Access the Steering Committee Decisions"]

  • Sanjay Banka elected first Private Sector representative of SWA Steering Committee

    in News Categories

    As of June 2016, Sanjay Banka, Managing Director at Banka Bioloo (India), has become the first private sector representative of SWA's Steering Committee. He will represent all private sector partners within SWA and promote their active engagement in SWA's activities. Read Mr. Banka's interview here.  

  • Kevin Rudd joins Sanitation and Water for All partnership as Chair

    in News Categories

      Sanitation and Water for All (SWA), the global multistakeholder partnership working to catalyse political leadership and improve accountability in sanitation, water and hygiene, today announced that the Hon. Kevin Rudd has been appointed as Chair. He replaces H. E. Hon. John A. Kufuor, Former President of Ghana, who is…

  • New SWA Steering Committee Elected

    in News Categories

      We are happy to announce that SWA now has a newly elected Steering Committee ready to start working: read more

  • 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…

  • Staff announcement: Paul Shanahan joins SWA as Acting Coordinator of the SWA secretariat

    in SWA Updates

    We are pleased to announce that Paul Shanahan has joined SWA as Acting Coordinator of the SWA secretariat until June 2015, when we expect the permanent Coordinator to be in place. Paul brings to SWA a 40 years’ experience in WASH, spanning government, non-government, private and humanitarian sectors. He most…