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

  • Liberia’s creates ONE WASH Program

    in Sector News

    [caption id="attachment_18415" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Source: UNICEF/Shehzad Noorani[/caption] In 2013, SWA partner country, Liberia, held its first joint sector review for the water and sanitation (WASH) sector. Since then, the sector has strengthened through the creation of a sector plan and strategy, and convened regularly for coordination meetings. In 2018, Liberia’s…

  • South-to-South learning in practice: the case of India & Nigeria

    in News Gallery

    Following exchanges after India’s presentation at the 2017 High-level Meetings, the Government of Nigeria invited a representative from the Government of India to share their experiences during the Nigeria National Sanitation Conference. Unable to join the Conference in person, Mr. Parameswaran Iyer, the Secretary of the Ministry of Drinking Water…

  • New infographic: How WASH influences other SDGs

    in Sector News

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  • Now available: videos & PPTs from webinar on financing WASH SDGs

    in Country Processes

    Video recordings and presentations from the most recent SWA webinar are now available for download. The fourth webinar in the Post-2017 High-level Meetings (HLMs) series focused on financing the water, sanitation and hygiene-related targets of the SDGs and included presentations from Burundi and the World Bank. Access all materials here.…

  • Celebrating the Int. Day of Older Persons

    in News Gallery

    Today, October 1st, we celebrate the International Day of Older Persons. This is a day to celebrate the experience and wisdom of those people in our lives, who have experienced a world that we have not, and who perhaps see today’s world differently from the way that we see it.…

  • Nutrition meets WASH at Stockholm World Water Week 2017

    in News Categories

    45 percent of deaths of girls and boys under 5 years old are attributable to undernutrition. The factors and pathways leading to undernutrition are diverse, complex and most often interconnected: water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) play a considerable role in these pathways. From 27 August to 1 September 2017, thousands…

  • New: Partner Perspectives #HLM2017 series: Hanna Woodburn, Global Public Private Partnership for Handwashing director

    in News Categories

    The new Partner Perspectives - #HLM2017 series Check out what Hanna Woodburn, Director of the Global Public Private Partnership for Handwashing says about "Balancing budgets isn’t one-sided: Why collaboration is key to reducing the WASH financing gap".   

  • New WaSH Policy Research Digest: Sanitation And Nutrition

    in News Categories

      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…

  • We're hiring: WASH Specialist & Program and Event Assistant

    in News Categories

    WASH Specialist (SWA Support to HLPD), P-4, NY The WASH specialist (P4) will lead SWA's work on increasing the political prioritization of WASH through the promotion of high-level political dialogue (HLPD) at national and global levels. In particular, the WASH specialist will 1) support country partners of SWA to strengthen…

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