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Holiday message from WSSCC Chair Roberto Lenton

During this festive season, when we all look forward to seeing our loved ones and friends, I'd like to pause briefly and look back at the year that's been.

23 December 2009

Congratulations to WSSCC's 3,000th member, Aroopjyoti Tripathy

WSSCC's membership continues to grow, and the latest milestone occurred 10 September 2009 when Aroopjyoti Tripathy became our 3,000th member.

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17 December 2009

Honoured by society for installing latrines

Sixteen-year-old Didar has been living in Kacharikandi Moshajan village in Bangladesh since childhood.

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15 December 2009

Coalitions on the move: recent activities

Big happenings in WSSCC's coalitions.

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1 December 2009

WSSCC visits China

In October 2009 WSSCC was pleased to make its first visit to China to learn about its WASH sector. The visit focused on meeting colleagues and learning about sanitation and hygiene issues and programmes as well as exploring the role for WSSCC in relation to China. There are a large number of people without improved sanitation in China, some 460 million mainly in rural areas according to the JMP.

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1 December 2009

SADC learning and sharing session on partnerships for peri-urban sanitation

WSSCC, IRC and BPD jointly organized a SADC Learning and Sharing Session on Partnerships for Peri-Urban Sanitation on 24-25 November in Maputo, Mozambique.

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30 November 2009

WSSCC helps build advocacy capacity in the Philippines

As part of the WSSCC advocacy strategy, direct support is provided to National WASH Coalitions.

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30 November 2009

Nepalese WASH media awards held

A National WASH Media Award programme was organized in Nepal on 27 November 2009 in an effort to motivate and inspire journalists covering sanitation issues in different parts of the country.

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30 November 2009

Steering Committee member Edgar Quiroga represents WSSCC at first International Water Association development congress

The 1st IWA Development Congress was held in Mexico City from 15 to 19 November under the theme "Water and sanitation services: what works for developing countries". This event brought together water and sanitation professionals from all levels of the service delivery chain, from water utilities to NGO practitioners, in order to facilitate communication and experience sharing.

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20 November 2009

Second African Water Week held

The African Ministers' Council on Water (AMCOW) hosted the second African Water Week in Johannesburg, South Africa, from 9 to 13 November to focus on implementation and partnerships on the road to the 2015 MDG targets.

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16 November 2009