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20 February 2015

Why should water, sanitation and hygiene be priorities in the Post-2015 development agenda?

14 February 2015

The girls participated in an MHM training session organized by SCA and WSSCC through their public-private partnership on the issue.

10 September 2014

He will oversee the Fund’s ongoing efforts to support community-led sanitation programmes in developing countries.

14 March 2014

WSSCC’s Programme Manager for Networking and Knowledge Management, Archana Patkar, has called upon water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) experts, policymakers, donors, academics and activists to treat access to WASH as a human right. She made the remarks during her keynote address at the WASH 2014 Conference – on the theme ‘WASH for everyone, everywhere’- that was held […]

19 February 2014

WSSCC Executive Director Christopher Williams was a key speaker on day one of the Thematic Debate on ‘Water, Sanitation, and Sustainable Energy in the Post-2015 Development Agenda’ convened in New York at UN Headquarters on 18-19 February 2014.  Dr. Williams highlighted 7 important areas that the international and national development communities must address in order to speed up progress on current and future water and sanitation goals and targets. 

 

25 October 2013

The fifth SACOSAN conference –a government-led biennial convention held on a rotational basis in each of the eight countries off South Asia – concluded 24 October in Kathmandu, Nepal, with a call “to an open defecation free South Asia by 2023 and to progressively move towards sustainable environmental sanitation.”

19 November 2012

Today is World Toilet Day, a day set aside not simply as a celebration, but as a way to highlight the plight of 2.5 billion people without access to a clean, private toilet. “I give a shit, do you?” is theme of global awareness campaign.

13 September 2012

This week, more than 40 professionals involved in Global Sanitation Funded (GSF)-work in Africa, South Asia, and Southeast Asia are meeting in Lilongwe, Malawi, for the first full-scale “GSF Learning and Sharing Event.”

16 February 2012

An exciting new £100,000 Prize scheme for the water sector: The Stone Prize for innovation and entrepreneurship in water was launched on 1 February 2012. The foundation wants to find and support exciting, new initiatives in the water sector that are innovative, sustainable and entrepreneurial.

19 July 2011

Grassroots activists in Africa have come together at AfricaSan 3, Kigali, Rwanda to demand that their leaders and international governments demonstrate strong leadership and take urgent action on the continent’s critical sanitation situation.

18 March 2011

Professor Anna Tibaijuka takes over as WSSCC Chair