The Steering Committee decides the policies and strategies of WSSCC, manages the governance process, and is accountable to both the members and the donors for its work.
The Steering Committee includes a Chair, Regional Members, Partner Agency Members, Ex officio Members, Non-voting Invitees, and Permanent Non-voting Observers.
These are the current members:
Regional Elected Members
Term of office
Middle/Northern & Western Africa:
31 Jan 2015
31 Jan 2015
30 Jun 2014
Lwin Khin Maung
31 Dec 2014
Small Island Developing States:
Central and Eastern Europe/West
|31 Dec 2014|
|31 Jan 2015|
| 28 Feb 2016 |
Partner Agency Elected Members
|31 Aug 2015|
31 Aug 2014
UN Partner Agency Member
Ex officio Members
Host Agency: UNOPS; Founding Host Agency: WHO; WSSCC Executive Director; WSSCC GSF Advisory Committee Chair
Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) Manager
Permanent Non-voting Observers
Donors that currently contribute more than US $100,000 per year to WSSCC.
Full details on the committee's composition are in the WSSCC Governance Document.
Elections of the WSSCC Steering Committee
All WSSCC members are eligible to stand and vote in elections for the Steering Committee.