As of 1 June 2012, Mr. Brad Herbert, an American national, joined as a member of the GSF Advisory Committee. Mr. Herbert has extensive experience in fund management, donor relations and fundraising. Mr. Herbert has worked with the World Bank, Global Fund to Fight AIDS TB and Malaria and as a consultant for development organizations primarily in health and education.
The purpose of the Advisory Committee is to give professional advice in good faith to the WSSCC Secretariat in order to maximize the quality of work supported by the Global Sanitation Fund. It is not an executive body and has no formal or legal power. Advisory Committee members are appointed by invitation of the WSSCC Executive Director. Each member serves a fixed term of three years, renewable for a maximum of another three-year term.
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 […]