WASH Advocacy for Change

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This group is designed to allow updates from non-state actors in the advocacy field and what they are doing to bring about change in their respective countries and regions.

WASH Advocacy For Change group  is a group dedicated to professionals helping solve the global safe drinking water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) challenges. 

Some of the facts why we need to focus on water and sanitation are, n estimated 2.5 billion people lack access to improved sanitation Worldwide, 780 million people do not have access to an improved water source. According to the World Health Organization and UNICEF, regions with the lowest coverage of "improved" sanitation in 2006 were sub-Saharan Africa (31%), Southern Asia (33%) and Eastern Asia (65%).

24 Oct 2013 at 12:44
Water is essential for life. Water is crucial for sustainable development, including the
30 Jul 2013 at 1:26
More than 90% of the people in Asia and the Pacific are without water security. What
20 Jun 2013 at 17:32
Reference to Nigeria, I would say the poor and vulnerable are still challenged with water

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Training on International Water Law in Africa Five partner institutions are organising a joint training on International Water Law (IWL) in Africa. The experiences and lessons learnt will be used as a pilot to develop a 5-year-long (2016-2020) training programme on IWL, with the aim to improve transboundary water management in Africa. Interested candidates are welcome to apply for funded training before 25 June 2015.

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