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26 May 2014 - Africa Water Week

"It's time for water," said UN-Water Chair, Michel Jarraud,  at the opening of Africa Water Week this week in Dakar, Senegal. Over thousand delegates were expected at this...
  

16 May 2014 - Spotlight on Water and Jobs

In May, UN-Water's 31 Members and 36 international Partners were invited to the International Labour Organization in Geneva  for the first workshop dedicated to the 2016 World Water Development Report:...
  

15 May 2014 - GWP National Consultations Reinforce Call for Dedicated Water Goal

The UN-Water Partner, Global Water Partnership, has published a report on national stakeholder perspectives on a water goal and its implementation. The most important conclusion was a broad consensus...
  

13 May 2014 - UNSGAB monitors support for water goal

UNSGAB has published a webpage that monitors the official supportive statements from UN Member...
  

12 May 2014 - Workshop for Operators

On 2-3 June at UNESCO-IHE in Delft, a workshop to assess the  Capacity Development Resources for Water and Sanitation Operators will be organiZed within the...
  

08 May 2014 - WHO/UNICEF highlight need to further reduce gaps in access to improved drinking water and sanitation

Since 1990, almost 2 billion people globally have gained access to improved sanitation, and 2.3 billion have gained access to drinking-water from improved sources. Some 1.6 billion of these people...
  

11 Apr 2014 - New Design for JMP Website

WHO/UNICEF's Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation has recently relaunched its website that benefits from a new design and new country, regional and global estimates for 2014.
  

11 Apr 2014 - Washington Meeting Maps Out Investments for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

Ahead of the 2014 Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group, the third biennial Sanitation and Water For All (SWA) High-Level Meeting convenes Government ministers...
  

10 Apr 2014 - UN-Water Analyzes Water Coordination Efforts at Country Level

Coordination can assist countries take great steps forward when managed effectively to support the development of national policies and strategies for the water sector, shows new report from a UN-Water...
  

31 Mar 2014 - Permanent Representatives Committed to Water

On the occasion of World Water Day 2014, 57 Permanent Representatives to the United Nations in New York coming from all continents expressed their commitment to a Sustainable Development Goal...
  
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