The Regional CEENIS meeting on Sanitation and Hygiene is to be held on 21-22 September in Istanbul, Turkey. The meeting is organized by Earth Forever Foundation – the country focal point of WSSCC for Bulgaria, and hosted by the 5th World Water Forum – Turkey.
The main purpose of the meeting is to provide a platform for countries within the region to share the progress since the last meeting in Bishkek and experiences of the sector. The meeting will provide participants with an opportunity to forge regional partnerships on common issues. It will also serve as a regional preparatory meeting for the Global Forum on Sanitation and Hygiene.
The main outcome of the meeting will be a regional paper detailing progress and recommendations on action required for the CEENIS countries, including updates on the various recommendations made in 2008 and important new issues. The paper will also feed into the regional sharing lessons during the Global Forum.
The regional meeting shall have a broad representation of government, civil society, business to discuss common issues, enforce the recommendations and lead regional actions. Please find attached the registration form.
The International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie), a WSSCC partner, has updated the Evidence Gap Map (EGM) that provides an analysis of 41 systematic reviews and 317 impact evaluation studies in low- and middle-income countries (L&MICs). The analysis is based on the impact of WASH promotional approaches on behaviour change, health and socio-economic outcomes in […]
Click here for information in Arabic, French, Chinese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. India has taken massive strides towards achieving universal safe sanitation. The number of people without access to toilets in rural India has gone down from 550 million in 2014 to less than 150 million today, through an intensive behaviour change campaign, the Swachh […]
Dans les décennies à venir, il y a fort à penser que les plus grands problèmes de ce monde persisteront, tout comme des millions de personnes continueront de se sentir laissées pour compte face aux forces de la mondialisation. Seul un changement rapide et radical pourrait déjouer cette prédiction. Il appartient donc aux États, aux […]
One safe prediction for our world in the next future is that the biggest global problems will not disappear, and millions of people will keep feeling left behind by the forces of globalization unless we take immediate radical action. Governments, civil society organizations, development partners and businesses must increase their joint efforts to achieve the […]