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One of the objectives of the Pan-Africa programme is the empowerment of communities through the...
AfricaSan 4 is being held on October 8-10 2014 in Dakar, Senegal.
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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.
Universal coverage of water, sanitation and hygiene looks set to be included in the Sustainable Development Goals. What finally ends up in these...
In the third of three blog posts, CEO of IRC Patrick Moriarty explains why “government leadership” is critical to tackle inequality, poverty and to...