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WSSCC Executive Director Participates in Tajik-hosted International Year of Water Cooperation Conference

Chris Williams, executive director WSSCC, will attend this conference as moderator of the first High Level Panel on Water Cooperation for Human Development, in which Irina Bokova, UNESCO Director General, will be the key note speaker.

19 August 2013

Political leadership brings us a step closer to the dream of sanitation and water for all- SWA 2013 Progress Update

The 2013 Progress Update on the 2012 SWA High Level Meeting Commitments shows encouraging steps have been taken since the 2012 Sanitation and Water for All  HIgh Level meeting, but additional effort is needed to fulfill commitments by 2014. 

14 August 2013

UN moves to officially recognise November 19th as 'World Toilet Day'

Statement by UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson On the adoption by the General Assembly of “Sanitation for All” Resolution

24 July 2013

Quick action to tackle sanitation

Waterborne infections are a serious factor behind prevailing under-nutrition and stunting in rural India.

Source: Millennium Post
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9 July 2013

Don’t waste a good investment!

WSSCC's GDP for GDP campaign refers to the economic benefits that effective WASH brings. It not only seeks to target key decision-makers and media, but also to empower civil society actors and organizations to lobby and make their Government’s accountable for change in the sanitation and water sector, today.

29 March 2012

WSSCC advocates at global health meeting in DC

WSSCC is a partner in an activity to raise awareness about sanitation and hygiene among health professionals attending the Global Health Council meeting in Washington, D.C., this week. 

Source: WSSCC
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14 June 2011

UN to launch "Sustainable sanitation: the five year drive to 2015"

On 21 June in New York, the United Nations Secretary- General, Ban Ki-moon will officially call for a redoubling of efforts to achieve the MDG sanitation targets. In launching Sustainable sanitation: the five year drive to 2015, the Secretary-General is adding his voice to those in a range of sectors who have expressed concern about the slow progress towards ensuring that all people have access to basic sanitation and practice good hygiene.

Source: WSSCC
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14 June 2011

L'ONU lance «l'Assainissement durable : campagne quinquennale jusqu’en 2015»

Le 21 juin, à New York, Ban Ki-moon, le Secrétaire général des Nations Unies, a officiellement engagé le monde à redoubler d’efforts afin d’atteindre la cible des OMD en matière d’assainissement. Lors du lancement de « L’assainissement durable à l’horizon 2015 », le Secrétaire général a rejoint les personnes de différents secteurs qui ont exprimé leur préoccupation au sujet des progrès lents visant à assurer un accès universel aux services d’assainissement de base et aux bonnes pratiques d’hygiène.

 

Source: WSSCC
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14 June 2011

Le WSSCC plaide lors d’une réunion sur la santé mondiale à Washington D.C.

Le WSSCC participera à une activité visant à sensibiliser à l’assainissement et à l’hygiène des professionnels de la santé qui assisteront à une réunion du Conseil mondial de la santé (GHC) à Washington D.C., cette semaine.

Source: WSSCC
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14 June 2011

Good Dignity Practices (GDP) for Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

The new Global WASH Campaign from WSSCC is here: Good Dignity Practices for Gross Domestic Product (GDP for GDP).

Source: WSSCC
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9 June 2011