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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. 

Source: WSSCC
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19 May 2014

Video: Getting to everyone everywhere -- new principles to tackle an old (WASH) reality

"Getting to everyone everywhere: new operating principles to tackle an old reality" was the name of a presentation on equity, equality and inclusion in WASH made by Archana Patkar, WSSCC Programme Manager for Networking and Knowledge Management, at the WASH 2014 conference in Brisbane, Australia, in March.

 

Source: WSSCC
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6 May 2014

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

Information Note on Stigma and the Realization of the Human Rights to Water and Sanitation

The report focuses on the links between stigma and the realization of the human rights to water and sanitation. It examines different manifestations of stigma, and situates it in the human rights framework considering, in particular, human dignity, the human rights to water and sanitation, non-discrimination, the prohibition of inhumane or degrading treatment and the right to privacy. It explores recommendations for policymaking and solutions to prevent and respond to human rights violations resulting from stigma.

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Publisher: Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
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English
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Last updated: Tue, 03/11/2014 - 11:58

Report of the Second Consultation on Post-2015 Monitoring of Drinking-Water, Sanitation and Hygiene The Hague, 3-5 December 2012

On 3, 4 and 5 December 2012, WHO and UNICEF convened some 60 international experts and stakeholders in drinking-water, sanitation and hygiene at a second Consultation on Post-2015 WASH Monitoring in The Hague, hosted by the Government of the Netherlands. They reviewed and discussed a consolidated proposal for the post-2015 targets and indicators, with underlying definitions, and recommended it serves as a sound basis for further refinement, for intensified communication and for the preparation of a final submission to UN Member States in their deliberations of the post-2015 Development Agenda.

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Author: WHO/UNICEF
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English
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Last updated: Thu, 11/21/2013 - 13:26

World Toilet Day gets UN Recognition

The international community is showing its commitment to making sanitation a global development priority by recognising ‘World Toilet Day’ (WTD) on 19 November as an official United Nations day for the first time, a move welcomed by the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC).

15 November 2013

Food security, climate change and… sanitation

During the opening ceremony of the Budapest Water Summit today, the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon put sanitation on the same level as food security and climate change, giving it a prominent role in shaping the post-2015 development agenda.

10 October 2013

A Typical View Of Girl Toilets in Urban Slums of India

The View Of a typical Girls Toilet in Urban Slums of India . Girl are facing a big problem in India both in (Urban & Rural Slums) in terms of Toilets .  …

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Author: Gagan Deep
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New Delhi
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9 January 2013
Last updated: Fri, 01/11/2013 - 15:40

A tide of change in India - 3,000 days of pain and shame is out in the open

 WSSCC and the Nirmal Bharat Great WASH Yatra shows how Menstrual Hygiene Management significantly benefits women’s health, empowerment, education and liberty.

 

Source: WSSCC, WASH United and Quicksand
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13 September 2012