2008 was declared by the General Assembly of the United Nations as the
International Year of Sanitation (IYS).
The Expert Group Meeting held in December 2008 focused on addressing the lack of gender-disaggregated data in the water and sanitation sector.
Voici l’histoire d’Asmin qui vit dans un petit village au Bangladesh et de comment elle a construit une latrine pour sa famille.
Must a girl drop out of school for want of something as basic as a toilet?
This is the story of Asmin who lives in a small village in Bangladesh and how she installed a latrine for her family.
This is a story of involving women in solid waste management in Sri Lanka.
An example of successful outcomes from forming women's and children's groups to create hygiene awareness and lower the pollution of the canals.
Water and sanitation investment projects are empowering
women and creating a significant impact on gender relations in rural Pakistan.