GENEVA – The Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) is in full support of the action plan launched by the UN Secretary-General on Tuesday to address the socio-economic impacts of the COVID-19 crisis. In a new report, Shared responsibility, global solidarity: Responding to the socio-economic impacts of COVID-19, Mr Antonio Guterres, Secretary-General of the […]
By Olajide Adelana, ABUJA, Nigeria – Poor access to clean water in rural communities has far-reaching consequences for livelihoods and health – particularly for women. These consequences are being keenly felt in a slum community called Duste Makaranta in Abuja, Nigeria. Despite its proximity to Usuma Dam (a public water supply facility), years of water shortages […]
WSSCC National Coordinator in Benin Félix Adégnika is leading a campaign to include the human rights to water and sanitation in the national constitution
For SWA’s HLMs 2017 Chris Williams argues that governments should be investing in disease prevention
WSSCC is revisiting some of its key publications that provide evidence and insight for sanitation-related programming.
On International Women’s Day, Chris Williams writes that there is more to adding women to the workplace; they need an enabling space
With SDG 6.2 at its heart, the strategy identifies the results WSSCC would like to achieve, the issues it will work on and regions where it will work
In Agelilyec, community members are supporting disadvantaged groups as part of a larger effort to keep their village open defecation free.
The first Kenya Water Week was held in Nairobi from 20-25 November 2016, with the theme “From Aid to Trade”.
Sessions discussed the impact of quality research evidence on the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) sector in India.
WSSCC and Mzuzu University are holding a joint 3-week thematic discussion on linking water, sanitation and hygiene to other development sectors.