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Beyond the anecdotal, unscientific or hard-to-validate: new grant opportunity from WSSCC on impact evaluation in sanitation

The Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) has announced a Call For Proposals (CFP) for grant support for work relating to the ‘design and implementation of impact evaluation of sanitation and hygiene programmes’.  The deadline for submissions is June 15, 2014. 

Source: WSSCC
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19 May 2014

New UNICEF/WHO report says WASH gains mask growing inequalities

DUBAI, 8 May 2014 (IRIN) - Inequalities in access to clean drinking water and sanitation persist and in some cases are getting worse, although close to two billion people globally have gained access to clean drinking water and sanitation since 1990, according to new data from the World Health Organization and the UN Children’s Fund.

Source: IRIN News
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8 May 2014

The Sanitation Drive in Assam: Voices from the Ground - Global Sanitation Fund in India

This set of case studies address the various components of the GSF programme through real life stories. Behavior change and awareness creation in sanitary practice, demand generation, strengthened supply chain, and challenges of sustainability in investments and behaviours are highlighted.

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Author: NRMC India
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Last updated: Wed, 12/18/2013 - 16:24

Sani News Quarterly bulletin of Global Sanitation Fund (GSF) Programme - Nepal, January- March 2013 Edition

The latest Global Sanitation Fund news from Nepal!

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Author: UN Habitat Nepal
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Last updated: Wed, 06/05/2013 - 12:54

''Big Stream'' of Peyi village of Abuja.

''Big Stream'' is a major source of water for the inhabitants of Peyi village. Peyi village is in between two ridges of hard igneouse rocks. …

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Author: Anene, N. C.
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Peyi-Bwari, Abuja, Nigeria
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19 December 2011
Last updated: Thu, 01/12/2012 - 12:51

Almighty Ganges-Can We!

In south Asian region over 75 percent of the people live in rural areas, those have little access to safe potable water systems. Until, recently, people depended more on surface water which was exposed to microbial contamination resulting in water related disease like gastroenteritis, typhoid, dysentery, cholera, infectious hepatitis, infant diarrhoeas, and skin diseases and so on.

1 April 2011
Last updated: Thu, 05/19/2011 - 10:05

How concerned we are to save our rivers

The city development planning and judicious resource allocation in most of the cities in South Asian countries is a big challenge. …

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Author: K N Vajpai
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Rishikesh, Naugaon, Meerut
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1 April 2011
Last updated: Thu, 05/19/2011 - 10:07

Tender the gender…

This is the story of consistent and persistent efforts and strategic envisioning of a women group that lead from grim situation of water and sanitation to pride and livelihood opportunities to the poor tribal villagers in one of the remote district of central India.

India
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24 March 2011
Last updated: Tue, 03/29/2011 - 09:52

Solid Waste Management in the World's Cities 2010

The report of UN-Habitat describes the current situation of solid waste management in cities all over the world.

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Publisher: UN Habitat
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Last updated: Thu, 02/24/2011 - 17:26

Collaborative Working Group on Solid Waste Management

The Collaborative Working Group (CWG) network is a forum to encourage interaction between partners on key solid waste management issues. …

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Sanitation only
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Last updated: Mon, 11/15/2010 - 11:44