Secretary Kishore Thapa (center, in national dress) committed to push for the right to water and sanitation

Below is the joint statement of the African Civil Society Network on Water and Sanitation (ANEW) and all civil society organisations in attendance at Africa Water Week. At the bottom of this page are links to the official statement of the African Ministers Council on Water (AMCOW), and ANEW.

London, April 28, 2014

End Water Poverty, the 270-member global water and sanitation campaign coalition, calls on UN member states engaged in the Open Working Group (OWG) process to ensure the human right to water and sanitation is integral to the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda and subsequent Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).