IRC and the African Ministers' Council on Water sign a partnership agreement to deliver lasting WASH services in Africa. Press release
To meet the SDG goal 6 by 2030 we have to achieve an unprecedented degree of innovation and alignment.
local leaders call for water supplies of quality that last
a toilet you can be proud of and an understanding of why hygiene is so important.
Some thoughts from the Financing For Development Conference in Addis Ababa
IRC Event: Working towards sustainable urban sanitation
09 September 2015, The Hague, Netherlands
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Delivering good water, sanitation and hygiene services not just to a few people for a while but to everyone forever requires a fundamental shift in the way we all think and work together.
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We support national governments to lead development processes and direct funding to where it is most effective and needed.
We look at the organisations delivering water services to end users and the ones that support them.
When we stop asking how much it costs to dig a well and start asking how much it costs to provide access to drinking water forever, everything changes.
Sometimes the simplest improvement to an everyday product used for water, sanitation or hygiene can have a huge impact.
No matter how good the infrastructure is, if it isn't hygienically used and operated, people's lives and health will not be improved.
Around the world, fewer than one in three people have access to adequate sanitation. We want to change that.
Water security is about ensuring that people have sustainable access to unpolluted water to meet their needs.
It's not just what you know, it's what you do with that knowledge that matters. Doing monitoring better and making it count is our focus.
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