civil society voices

Strong, professional civil society voices are vital for SWA's success

Following the recent Sanitation and Water for All (SWA) Partnership meeting - which brought together a range of stakeholders in the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) sector - EWP member John Oldfield, CEO of WASH Advocates based in the US, offers writes on his reflections.

November 2015

7th World Water Forum: The Forum of Disappointments

Written by Kristel Malegue, Coordinator at Coalition Eau, May 2015

7th World Water Forum: The Forum of Disappointments

Weak processes, the side-lining of civil society, organisational issues … this year’s Forum failed to generate productive discussions with all sector stakeholders to advance the cause of water.