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

  • SWA Partners discussed SDGs, collaborative behaviours and accountability at Partnership Meeting

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      The third Sanitation and Water for All (SWA) Partnership Meeting was held in The Hague, The Netherlands from 3 to 4 November 2015, hosted by SWA partner DGIS. Over 90 SWA partners from around the world came together in a meeting with a high-level of engagement and participation.  It covered…

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

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      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

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

  • 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…

  • Uganda partner UWASNET launched SDG campaign and organised WASH CSO Forum

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    UWASNET organised their 5th National WASH CSO Forum which took place on September 30th – October 1st, 2015 in Kampala. It brought together CSOs, Government, Development Partners, private sector and other key sector stakeholders to showcase their work, deliberate on emerging issues within the sector and develop strategies to implement existing…

  • SDG strategies at the core of upcoming SWA Partnership Meeting

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    3-4 November 2015The Hague, The Netherlands; hosted by DGIS SWA upcoming Partnership Meeting will be held in The Hague, The Netherlands, from 3 to 4 November 2015. The SWA 2015 Partnership Meeting comes at the perfect time: the new Sustainable Development Agenda has just been adopted, SWA has a new…

  • SWA welcomes Costa Rica

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    SWA warmly welcomes a new partner to the countries constituency: Costa Rica. Costa Rica has been developing important expertise in water resources management, which will be beneficial to the partnership. They also hope to jointly work with other partners on achieving the upcoming water, sanitation and hygiene Sustainable Development Goals.…

  • SWA at the UN General Assembly

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    Making it happen: ending inequalities and ensuring sanitation, water and hygiene for all as a basis for achieving the SDGs 29 September 2015, 1:15 – 2:30 p.m.Conference Room 7, UN Secretariat, New York Hosted by the Governments of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, the Republic of South Africa, Hungary and…

  • New Digest Series to Provide Policy Advice For WaSH Decision Makers

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    The Water Institute at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (USA) has launched a WaSH Policy Research Digest series to support senior decision makers in the development of effective policy in countries faced with water, sanitation and hygiene challenges. The Digests are intended to be an easy-to-access knowledge and…