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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

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

WSSCC Equity and Inclusion Training on Sanitation and Hygiene - Final Report

On Friday the 13th of September 2013, participants from different sectors in Central and West Africa came together in Dakar, Senegal for a two-day training on Equity and Inclusion in Sanitation and Hygiene, conducted by the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC). During these two days, participants were able to share experiences from their countries, build capacity on of Equity and Inclusion in WASH particularly on how to use these concepts in practice and to discuss the relevance of various approaches in their country and professional context.

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Author: Emily Deschaine, Rockaya Aidara
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Last updated: Wed, 11/13/2013 - 17:46

WSSCC Rapport final de l'atelier sur l'équité et l'inclusion

On Friday the 13th of September 2013, participants from different sectors in Central and West Africa came together in Dakar, Senegal for a two-day training on Equity and Inclusion in Sanitation and Hygiene, conducted by the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC). During these two days, participants were able to share experiences from their countries, build capacity on of Equity and Inclusion in WASH particularly on how to use these concepts in practice and to discuss the relevance of various approaches in their country and professional context.

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Author: Emily Deschaine, Rockaya Aidara
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Last updated: Wed, 11/13/2013 - 17:47

WSSCC Rapport Annuel 2012

Le rapport annuel du WSSCC est un compte rendu de nos activités et engagements au cours de l'année 2012. Les activités font partie du mandat de l'organisation afin d'améliorer l'accès pour les 2,5 milliards de personnes sans assainissement et les 780 millions de personnes privées d'eau potable. L'année derniere a été marquée par des améliorations dans la prestation du Fonds mondial pour l'assainissement et la nomination de Chris Williams en tant que Directeur exécutif du WSSCC en Octobre 2012.

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Author: WSSCC
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Last updated: Thu, 10/03/2013 - 12:24

De Rio, Archana Patkar du WSSCC: Dialogue animé sur l’Eau (et l’Assainissement)

La conférence Rio +20 a lieu du 20 au 22 juin à Rio de Janeiro au Brésil, bien que n’étant pas les sujets phares de cette rencontre, l’eau et l’assainissement font partie du programme. Archana Patkar, Responsable du programme de Networking et de Gestion  des connaissances au WSSCC, est à Rio. Elle aura pour mission de suivre et participer aux débats concernant l’après Objectif du Millénaire pour le Développement (OMD), l’équité et l’inclusion, en particulier lorsqu’il s’agit du droit humain à l’eau et l’assainissement. 

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21 June 2012

WSSCC’s Archana Patkar Reports from Rio: Water (and Sanitation) Spur Dialogue

The Rio +20 conference is taking place from June 20 to 22 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and while not necessarily the biggest areas of focus, water and sanitation are nonetheless on the agenda. WSSCC's own Archana Patkar, Programme Manager for Networking and Knowledge Management, is on site in Rio. Among her tasks is to track and participate in developments related to post-Millennium Development Goal (MDG) setting, and equity and inclusion, particularly as it relates to the human right to water and sanitation.

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21 June 2012

Water, Sanitation and Disabilities in Rural West Africa - Enhancing access and use of WASH facilities

West Africa is home to some of the poorest communities in the world. Within these communities, the disabled are often the most excluded and vulnerable. This study assesses the problem of water and sanitation and disabilities, and provides reommendations, solutions and for engaging with disabled and communities.

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Author: Ray Norman
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Last updated: Thu, 12/22/2011 - 11:16

URBAN SANITATION AND DISABILITY

If the goal is sanitation for all, the vulnerable should be empowered to make their presence felt regarding issues of sanitation. We cannot proudly talk about sanitation for all when we make no room whatsoever for vulnerable communities to voice their opinions and have their issues addressed

People's Stories
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Author: FLORENCE ELIZABETH OJOK
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KAMPALA, UGANDA
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6 September 2011
Last updated: Wed, 09/21/2011 - 19:28