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29 Jul 2015 - CLOSING IN ON THE POST-2015 DEVELOPMENT AGENDA

As the final round of negotiations on the Post-2015 Development Agenda continue this week, the water community can be encouraged by progress to date, while mindful of the hard work...
  

29 Jul 2015 - Spotlight on: Means of Implementation

In contribution to recent discussions on means of implementation, including those of the Third International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD3), UN-Water released an updated compilation of technical advice, entitled Means of...
  

29 Jul 2015 - PREPARING FOR STOCKHOLM

Like many of our partners around the world, UN-Water is gearing up for what promises to be a busy but rewarding World Water Week in Stockholm (23-28 August). Given what a critical year 2015...
  

29 Jul 2015 - Cost of Monitoring the SDGs in the Water Sector

UN-Water and others recently contributed to a new paper entitled Tackling the Challenges of SDG Monitoring: A Roadmap Outlining the Costs and Value of a Water Sector Monitoring System. It was presented...
  

28 Jul 2015 - “It is possible,” UN expert Léo Heller says on the human right to water & sanitation

GENEVA (27 July 2015) – The right to safe and clean drinking water and sanitation is a human right that is essential for the full enjoyment of life and all human...
  

15 Jul 2015 - Partners To Discuss Potential For Innovative Financing and Resource Mobilization at a WASH-focused side event at Financing for Development (FfD) Conference

UN-Water Partners will gather on July 15 for a water-focused side event at the Third International Financing for Development (FfD) Conference to discuss the potential for domestic resource mobilization and innovative financing...
  

30 Jun 2015 - WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Program (JMP) launch 2015 Progress Update and MDG Assessment

Produced by the WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Program (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation, the report provides a comprehensive assessment of progress since 1990 and looks back on...
  

03 Jun 2015 - Tajikistan to Focus on Past Achievements and Ways Forward

As 2015 marks the end of the International Decade for Action “Water for Life”, the Republic of Tajikistan invites the international community to assess activities  and plan for the future...
  

27 May 2015 - Teach a Water Class

Partners in the World Water Day campaign have put together resource material that can be used for an age group of 13-18 year-olds. The resources contain powerpoints on water and...
  

25 May 2015 - GLAAS 2014 Findings – Special Report for Africa

In many countries in Africa, policies, plans and strategies are in place to reach vulnerable groups such as those living in poverty. However, monitoring progress in access and service provision...
  
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