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What a day! UN partners WSSCC and OHCHR gather diverse stakeholders to foreground sanitation, rights and dignity for women

Grass-roots activists shared inspirational experiences on reducing female circumcision in Senegal, raising awareness of lesbian and transgender issues in Nepal and working for the dignity of sex workers in India at a special meeting at the United Nations headquarters in Geneva on Friday.

Source: WSSCC
7 March 2014

5th South Asian Conference on Sanitation (SACOSAN) in Nepal - Conference Report

The South Asian Conference on Sanitation (SACOSAN), a government-led biennial convention held on a rotational basis in each SAARC member country, provides an interactive platform for improving sanitation in South Asia. The first conference was held in Bangladesh in 2003, the second in Pakistan in 2006, the third in India in 2008 and the fourth in Sri Lanka in 2011. The fifth South Asian Conference on Sanitation, SACOSAN-V was organized by the Government of Nepal, Ministry of Urban Development with the theme “Sanitation for All: All for Sanitation”.

Author: Ministry of Urban Development, Nepal
Last updated: Mon, 12/16/2013 - 16:19

Special notice for members: Nominations sought by 10 January 2013 for SIDS, Latin America, and Global Steering Committee seat election

In January, WSSCC will begin elections to fill three open seats on WSSCC’s government body, its member-elected Steering Committee. 

Source: WSSCC
14 December 2012

GSF Cambodia- Quarterly Newslelter

The objective of this quarterly newsletter is to provide information and updates on Cambodian Rural Sanitation Hygiene Promotion Programme (CR-SHIP) funded by GSF.



10 July 2012
Last updated: Tue, 07/10/2012 - 09:30

Framework for the Pacific WASH Coalition

The Framework for the WASH Coalition in the Pacific has been designed to support the implementation of water and sanitation initiatives in the Pacific region. It advocates for water supply, sanitation and hygiene campaigns, and  acknowledges the need for physical infrastructure developments that are required to improve access to safe water and adequate sanitation for communities based in the Pacific region.

Small Island Developing State (SIDS)
20 December 2011
Last updated: Tue, 01/03/2012 - 16:09

Clean Hands Save Life - Pacific Handwashing Campaign 2010-11

"Clean Hands Save Life" is the theme of the  Handwashing Campaign for Pacific that has engaged hundreds of students and teachers in 5 counties.

2 September 2011
Last updated: Wed, 09/21/2011 - 19:27

"Be water wise - every drop counts": Materials for World Water Day 2011

"Be water wise - every drop counts" is the slogan for the World Water Day 2011 in the Pacific region.

Small Island Developing State (SIDS)
22 March 2011
Last updated: Mon, 03/14/2011 - 15:40

Be water wise - every drop counts

Chekcout these new posters from the Pacific region for World Water Day 2011! …

Author: SOPAC, UN Habitat
14 March 2011
Last updated: Mon, 03/14/2011 - 15:38

Outline for Hand Hygiene Project for Taveuni

Project outline for the Pacific WASH coalition project to promote hand hygiene in schools in Taveuni.

4 December 2010
Last updated: Thu, 03/03/2011 - 17:37

Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA)

The Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA) is an network of organisations  who share a common vision on promoting sustainable sanitation. …

Sanitation only
English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
Last updated: Mon, 11/15/2010 - 18:45