Public Hearings to the draft national targets of the Protocol on Water and Health were held on 21 October. The event took place in Kyiv’s hotel “Bratislava” . The Public Hearings completed the public consultation process on the targets that were initiated by the NGO “MAMA-86” in early September 2010.
The hearings were attended by 36 representatives from public organizations and central public authorities responsible for implementation of the requirements of the Protocol. Thanks to these measures the public had an opportunity to become aware of the proposed targets for Ukraine, to provide comments and discuss feedback from stakeholders.
The results of Public Hearings were be presented 10 November 2010 at the Fourth Meeting of the Steering Group of Senior level of the National Political Dialogue on integrated water resources management in Ukraine.
Public Hearings were held with the support of the Women for Water Partnership (the Netherlands) and with financial assistance of the Ministry of Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment of the Netherlands and the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC).
More information, including presentations of the participants, is found here: http://www.mama-86.org.ua/index.php/en/watersan/watersan-news/210-2010-11-02-16-02-17.html; email@example.com
(The article below was originally published with support from WSSCC by the International Institute for Sustainable Development, here) Presented by Water Supply and Sanitation Collaboration Council (WSSCC), State of Qatar (Qatar Fund for Development), Global Citizen, and Education Cannot Wait, this side event focused on sanitation as a key determinant of health and education. Panelists shared examples […]
(The article below was originally published with support from WSSCC by the International Institute for Sustainable Development, here) This side event convened to launch and discuss the findings of a global review on the effectiveness of national accountability mechanisms on progress towards the water and sanitation targets of SDG 6. The report is available online […]
On July 11, 2018 Simavi and WSSCC hosted a panel discussion during the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, about “Putting Menstrual Health on the 2030 Agenda.” This event was the 5th of a live webinar series related to menstrual health management and was attended by over 100 in person and online participants. The event […]
Mr. Ali Abdulla Al Dabbagh, Deputy Director General for Planning at the Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), and Mr. Rolf Luyendijk, Executive Director of the UN-hosted Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC), will speak to policy- and decision-makers in New York on Thursday, 12 July 2018, about the high returns that sanitation and hygiene […]