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We can't wait: we should work together to tackle sanitation for women’s health

Governments, civil society and business should work together to tackle sanitation for women’s health; say United Nations organisation, Unilever and WaterAid

19th November 2013, New York - A collaborative approach between governments, civil society and business is essential to getting the Millennium Development Goal sanitation target back on track. This is critical to improve the health and prosperity of women worldwide, says a new report jointly published by the United Nations hosted organisation Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council, international development organisation WaterAid and Unilever’s leading toilet brand Domestos.

19 November 2013

Engage with WSSCC on Menstrual Hygiene Management

The Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) has four pillars of work around Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM):

  • Advocacy and Communication
  • Policy and Research
  • Knowledge and Skills
  • Access and Use

 

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Last updated: Thu, 11/14/2013 - 15:10

Fact Sheets on Post-2015 WASH Targets and Indicators

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7 November 2013
Last updated: Mon, 12/09/2013 - 17:18

JMP Progress on Sanitation and Drinking-Water - 2013 Update

This JMP 2013 update presents country, regional and global estimates for the year 2011.

 

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Last updated: Thu, 11/07/2013 - 15:08

Progresos en Materia de Saneamiento y Agua Potable - 2013 Informe de Actualización

En el presente informe de actualización del Programa Conjunto de Monitoreo (PCM) de 2013 se presentan las estimaciones, por países, por regiones y mundiales, correspondientes al año 2011.

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Last updated: Thu, 11/07/2013 - 15:09

Progress on Drinking Water and Sanitation: 2012 Update

The WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation, known as the JMP, reports every two years on access to drinking water and sanitation worldwide and on progress towards related targets under Millennium Development Goal 7. This 2012 report is based on data gathered from household surveys and censuses, including both recent and older data sets that have come to the attention of the JMP. The estimates presented here describe the situation as of end-2010 and supersede those of the JMP update published in March 2010.

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Author: WHO/UNICEF JMP 2012
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Last updated: Thu, 11/07/2013 - 16:29

Progrès en Matière d’Alimentation en Eau et d’Assainissement - Rapport 2012

Le Programme commun OMS/UNICEF de suivi de l’approvisionnement en eau et de l’assainissement, ou JMP, publie tous les deux ans un rapport sur l’accès à l’eau potable et à l’assainissement dans le monde, ainsi que sur les progrès réalisés vis-à-vis de la cible afférente à l’objectif du Millénaire pour le développement n° 7. Le rapport 2012 se fonde sur les données collectées lors d’enquêtes auprès des ménages et de recensements et inclut des ensembles de données à la fois récents et anciens dont le JMP a eu connaissance. Les estimations présentées ici décrivent la situation à la fin de l’année 2010 et remplacent celles que le JMP avait publiées dans sa version de mars 2010.

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Author: WHO/UNICEF JMP 2012
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Last updated: Thu, 11/07/2013 - 16:31

Sanitation and Hygiene in Africa: Where do We Stand? - Analysis from the AfricaSan Conference, Kigali, Rwanda

Sanitation and Hygiene in Africa: Where do We Stand? takes stock of progress made by African countries through the AfricaSan process since 2008 and the progress needed to meet the MDG on sanitation by 2015 and beyond. This book addresses priorities which have been identified by African countries as the key elements which need to be addressed in order to accelerate progress.

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Author: Edited by Piers Cross and Yolande Coombes
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Last updated: Tue, 12/17/2013 - 12:50

Menstrual Hygiene in Schools in 2 countries of Francophone West Africa - Burkina Faso and Niger Case Studies in 2013

This report provides information on MHM practices in schools in Burkina Faso and Niger, selected as regionally representative case study countries by UNICEF WCA Regional Office. A comprehensive qualitative survey design characterized by descriptive features was employed in the study. The responses from 60 girls and care-givers in Burkina Faso and Niger provide interesting information on current MHM knowledge and practices.

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Last updated: Mon, 11/04/2013 - 16:25

Sanitation and reduced inequalities in South Asia - Briefing Note

This briefing paper highlights some of the complex factors relating to equitable access to sanitation in South Asia, by illustrating case studies from countries across the region. It analyses barriers to access through the lens of social, economic, political, geographic, environmental and administrative factors.

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Last updated: Thu, 10/31/2013 - 11:57