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UN Women and WSSCC partner for women and girls in West Africa

On the margins of International Women's Day commemoration across Senegal and West and Central Africa, the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment (UN Women) and the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) have formed an official partnership. The aim is to take action and to strengthen policies in health, hygiene and sanitation in order to contribute to improving economic and social living conditions for women and girls in West and Central Africa.

Source: WSSCC/UN Women
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9 March 2014

What a day! UN partners WSSCC and OHCHR gather diverse stakeholders to foreground sanitation, rights and dignity for women

Grass-roots activists shared inspirational experiences on reducing female circumcision in Senegal, raising awareness of lesbian and transgender issues in Nepal and working for the dignity of sex workers in India at a special meeting at the United Nations headquarters in Geneva on Friday.

Source: WSSCC
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7 March 2014

Special notice for members: Nominations sought by 10 January 2013 for SIDS, Latin America, and Global Steering Committee seat election

In January, WSSCC will begin elections to fill three open seats on WSSCC’s government body, its member-elected Steering Committee. 

Source: WSSCC
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14 December 2012

Tubig sa Banga (Water in a Jar)

Water sources are abundant in many upland communities in rural areas, particularly in the Bukidnon Province., home of the watersheds and famous for the scenic and historic Mount Kitanglad. …

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Author: Lucille B. Isnani
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Bukidnon, Philippines
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15 July 2011
Last updated: Fri, 07/22/2011 - 17:31

Andrews Nkansah

On-Plot latrines: the choice for low-cost estate agents in Ghana

Sector Initiatives
Last updated: Thu, 05/19/2011 - 10:09

Clean and Treated Water for Waste in Ghana

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Author: Ronnie W. Odoom
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Accra
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2011
Last updated: Thu, 03/03/2011 - 17:19

Regional WASH Media Journalists Network in West Africa

The regional network will act as a platform to share knowledge and experience between journalists, work together at key moments for maximum campaigning impact, amplify the voices of the poor, support national networks and project WASH issues at the regional, continental and international level.

Sector Initiatives
Last updated: Tue, 02/21/2012 - 18:35

Public Private Partnership for Hand Washing with Soap (PPPHW)

The global Public private partnership is a coalition of international staekholders (development cooperation and private companies) focussing  to promote  handwashing as a common practice …

Networks
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Water supply, sanitation and hygiene (WASH)
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English
Last updated: Tue, 11/16/2010 - 10:53

Women for Water Partnership (WfWP)

Women for Water Partnership (WfWP) is a worldwide strategic alliance of local, national and international women’s organisations and networks, active in the areas water & sanitation, poverty and …

Networks
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Water supply, sanitation and hygiene (WASH)
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English
Last updated: Tue, 11/16/2010 - 12:50