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

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

    in Event Updates

    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…

  • SWA at the High-level Political Forum

    in Event Updates

    The Sanitation and Water for All partnership supported the organisation of a side event at the High-level Political Forum at the United Nations entitled “Tracking Progress to Ensure No-one is Left Behind - Contributing to Follow Up and Review of the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Targets of the SDGs”.  The…

  • SWA at the Kampala WASH Symposium

    in Event Updates

    How can SWA’s Collaborative Behaviours Support a Whole System Approach? Led by WaterAid, USAID and UNICEF on  behalf of SWA On Thursday June 23, SWA partners WaterAid, USAID and UNICEF convened a roundtable discussion on the sidelines of theKampala WASH Symposium to explore how the SWA Collaborative Behaviours can support a…

  • Preparatory process for 2017 HLMs - Summary & Resources

    in News Categories

    The World Bank, on behalf of SWA, will convene a Finance Ministers’ Meeting (FMM) on or around 20 April 2017, during the World Bank Spring Meetings. Just prior to this meeting, on April 19 and 20, ministers responsible for the WASH sector who accompany their country’s finance minister to Washington…

  • Journalists visit WASH projects ahead of Ministerial Meeting

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    On the occasion of the SWA Ministerial Meeting, the Ethiopian Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Electricity organized a field visit for local press and international correspondents to different water, sanitation and hygiene projects. The visit was held in the town of Wukro, in the northern Tigrey Region, and had a…

  • 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…

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

    in Sector News

    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…

  • SWA set to play major role in SDGs

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    SWA announced today its commitment to play a pivotal role to contribute to and help shape the means of implementation, as well as follow-up and review of the water, sanitation and hygiene related targets of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). SWA will reach out to other partnerships to help build…

  • Netherlands supports WASH during Ghana-Netherlands football match

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    On May 31 the Dutch football team won with 1-0 of the Ghana Black Stars during a friendly game in Rotterdam. It was an exciting event, but something more important happened during the match: not only did the NGO Football for Water kick off their WASH public fundraising campaign, but…

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