Wow, we've just finished a fantastic End Water Poverty (EWP)/ Sanitation and Water for All (SWA) civil society regional meeting in Latin America! We've been working together with a diverse range organisations over the past 2 days - discussing opportunities and challenges for the region, how we can strengthen our connections and working together, and how to deepen the engagement with EWP and SWA in the future. Such energy and passion in the room was truly inspiring!
“Water resource management is climate change adaption“ says Joe Bongay (Executive Director - Young Volunteers for the Environment - The Gambia) at the on-going UNFCCC Conference Of the Parties (COP) 22 Climate Conference, taking place in Marrakech, Morocco.
Blog post originally posted on 13 November 2016 on EcoView Africa online.
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Sustainable Development Goals: National level context assessment now online
This week, governments at Africa Water Week are expected to agree a roadmap to ensure the continent achieves Global Goal 6 on water and sanitation by 2030. Apollos Nwafor, WaterAid’s Regional Advocacy Manager for West Africa, looks at why it is important that these ambitious targets are first met in Africa, and how the roadmap must be shaped to make this a reality.
Tuesday 19 July at 17:30 in Mount Meru Hall - Julius Nyerere International Convention, Shaaban Robert St, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
The African Ministers’ Council on Water (AMCOW) has announced that the sixth edition of it’s flagship water event - the Africa Water Week - which will take place from 18 to 22 July 2016.