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Capacity, knowledge and documentation in sanitation and hygiene – calling for harmonisation and coordination

The drive for improved coordination between development agencies became a top priority after both the Paris Declaration on Aid Effectiveness of 2005 and the Accra Agenda for Action in 2008 warned that the duplication of efforts by donors placed an unnecessary burden on partner countries and ultimately impinged potential development results.

Source: WSSCC
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27 May 2014

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. 

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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

Many Hands: Harmonising Capacity, Knowledge and Documentation in Sanitation and Hygiene

“This report is important as it highlights the outcomes from a rare meeting that brought together a core group of partners working on capacity, knowledge and documentation in WASH for the purposes of formulating a shared plan of action,” said Carolien Van der Voorden, Senior Programme Officer for Networking and Knowledge Management at WSSCC.

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Author: Andrew Kanyegirire, Carolien van der Voorden
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Last updated: Thu, 04/17/2014 - 22:26

Fact Sheets on Post-2015 WASH Targets and Indicators

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Author: WSSCC
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WHO/UNICEF
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2014
Last updated: Mon, 05/26/2014 - 15:22

Fact Sheets on Post-2015 WASH Targets and Indicators

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Author: WSSCC
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WHO/UNICEF
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2014
Last updated: Mon, 05/26/2014 - 14:36

Promoting Hygiene Practices to Boost Shared Prosperity in LAC Countries Integrating Behavior Change and Hygiene in Public Policy: Four Key Dimensions

During the past decade countries in the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) region have lifted more than 50 million people out of poverty, yet half of the rural population in the region still lacks access to sanitation and approximately 20% to drinking water. In January 2012, policy makers, scholars and practitioners from 9 LAC countries came together in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic to explore the opportunities and challenges of integrating in a more systematic and sustainable way the promotion of hygiene and sanitation behavioral change into water and sanitation investments.

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Author: Water and Sanitation Program (WSP)/World Bank
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Last updated: Fri, 12/20/2013 - 18:39

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

WSSCC and Channel Africa put the spotlight on water & sanitation at World Water Week 2013

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Author: Channel Africa
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Stockholm (Sweden)
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17 December 2013
Last updated: Wed, 12/18/2013 - 18:25

Toilet Talk - GSF India Spurring Action & Dialogue for Health & Hygiene

The Global Sanitation Fund (GSF) in India has been raising awareness on the importance of sanitary hygiene practices and use of latrines in rural areas of Jharkhand, Bihar and Assam. NRMC India, Executing Agency of GSF in India, recognises the importance of public dialogue on this matter. This issue shares some of NRMC's work with the media and updates on programme activities. Articles by Indira Khurana and Swati Sahi in mainstream media are reproduced for wider sharing. The centerpiece of this newsletter is Anand Shekhar, Team Leader GSF India, in conversation with OneWorld South Asia on challenges of bringing people sustainable santitaton.

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Author: NRMC
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Last updated: Tue, 12/17/2013 - 12:36