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Madagascar leads the way to become open defecation free

This week, Madagascar’s new government committed to leading the way to become Africa’s first open-defecation-free country. In meetings with WSSCC Executive Director Chris Williams and the local leaders of the movement to end open defecation, President Heri Rajaonarimampianina, Prime Minister Roger Kolo, and Minister of Water Johanita Ndahimananjara pledged to build on the results achieved by WSSCC’s Global Sanitation Fund-supported programmes in rural areas across the country.


18 July 2014

Executive Director of WSSCC received by the President of the Republic of Madagascar

The President of the Republic of Madagascar, the Honourable Hery Rajaonarimampianina, on Monday, July 14, 2014 received Mr. Chris Williams, the Executive Director of the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC), together with the Minister of Water Ndahimananjara Johanitam. at the State Palace Iavoloha in Antanaviro. 

15 July 2014

Le Directeur Exécutif du WSSCC reçu par le Président de la République

Le Président de la République Hery Rajaonarimampianina a reçu ce lundi 14 juillet 2014 au Palais d’Etat d’Iavoloha, M. Chris Williams, le Directeur Exécutif du Conseil de Concertation pour l’Approvisionnement en Eau et l’Assainissement (WSSCC), accompagné par le Ministre de l’Eau Ndahimananjara Johanita.


15 July 2014

Communiqué de presse relatif à la visite du Directeur Exécutif de WSSCC à Madagascar

Le WSSCC (Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council  ou Conseil de Concertation pour l’Approvisionnement en Eau et Assainissement) est une organisation globale de  partenariat multi-acteurs et de membres qui se consacre à sauver des vies et d'améliorer les moyens de subsistance. Il le fait en renforçant la collaboration entre les organismes et les professionnels du secteur qui travaillent à améliorer l'accès pour les 2,5 milliards de personnes sans assainissement et 748 millions de personnes sans eau potable. 

13 July 2014

WSSCC to participate in first National Menstrual Hygiene Management Conference in Uganda

The National Menstrual Hygiene Conference in Uganda, which is being spearheaded by different stakeholders with interest in menstrual hygiene management, aims to champion the theme “Break the Silence: Join the Discourse on Menstrual Management” which is in line with the goal of  International  Menstrual Hygiene Day of creating awareness regarding menstrual hygiene management and enabling women and girls reach their full potential.

2 July 2014

Kenyans celebrate Menstrual Hygiene Day on 28 May 2014

On 28 May 2014 - the first global Menstrual Hygiene Day – more than 90 international organisations came together worldwide to break the silence around menstruation and raise awareness about the fun …

Tharaka Nithi County, Kenya
30 June 2014
Last updated: Wed, 07/02/2014 - 13:15

Uganda celebrates Menstrual Hygiene Day on 28 May 2014

On 28 May 2014, Ugandans celebrated the launch of Menstrual Hygiene Day with a walk across the center of Kampala which aimed at breaking the silence around menstrual hygiene and joining the discour …

Kampala, Uganda
12 June 2014
Last updated: Fri, 06/13/2014 - 13:40

"Most progressive water utility in Africa" wins 2014 Stockholm Industry Water Award

eThekwini Water & Sanitation, a part of Durban Municipality in South Africa, has been named the 2014 winner of the Stockholm Industry Water Award, for its transformative and inclusive approach to providing water and sanitation services.


Source: SIWI
2 June 2014

World Water Day in Malawi

Malawi addresses water and energy nexus in discussions on World Water Day 2014

3 April 2014

WSSCC supports Kenya’s First National Annual Conference on Sanitation & Hygiene

WSSCC is a supporting partner for Kenya’s First National Annual Conference on Sanitation & Hygiene, which is being held from 1-3 April 2014 in Nairobi. 


Source: WSSCC
2 April 2014