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

  • UNC 2017

    Report - SWA at the UNC Water and Health Conference

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    The annual Water and Health conference organized by the Water Institute at the University of North Carolina has become a fixture in the calendar of many water and sanitation stakeholders.  The conference attracts over 600 participants from around the world, and offers discussions of policy issues as well as presentations…

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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…

  • New WaSH Policy Research Digest: Sanitation And Nutrition

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      The Water Institute at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (USA) has published the most recent edition of their WaSH Policy Research Digest series, focusing on the link between sanitation and nutrition. Key Policy and Programmatic Takeaway Well-implemented Community Led Total Sanitation can increase latrine use: A…

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    SWA at the UNC: Transformational change to reach the SDGs: putting the Collaborative Behaviours into practice

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    Convener: SWACo-conveners: WATERAID, and IRC Wednesday, 12 October 201608:30 – 12:30 hrsLocation: Sunflower room SWA’s session at the Water and Health Conference of the University of North Carolina proposes to take the conversation on the SWA Collaborative Behaviours forward. Information on the main discussions and outcomes of the SWA Ministerial…

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    The WaSH Policy Research Digest is out!

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    The third issue of the WaSH Policy Research Digest focuses on handpump functionality monitoring. This issue of the Digest explores recent literature on this topic, focusing on policy implications, recommendations, and a call for standardized functionality measurements. Download Issue #3, March 2016: Handpump Functionality Monitoring The Water Institute at UNC developed…

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    The Water Institute at UNC Invites You to Join the Water and Health Conference, October 26-30, 2015

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    Bringing together research with policy, practice and networking events The 2015 Water and Health Conference: Where Science Meets Policy, organized by The Water Institute at UNC, considers drinking water supply, sanitation, hygiene and water resources in both the developing and developed worlds with a strong public health emphasis. In response…