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01 Sep 2015 - UNU-INWEH - Vacancy: Director of UNU Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH)

DIRECTOR (D-1 LEVEL) (DUTY STATION: HAMILTON, ONTARIO, CANADA)   The United Nations University (UNU) is searching for an entrepreneurial director for its Institute in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada which focuses on...
  

01 Sep 2015 - MAKING THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS KNOWN TO ALL

With just over three weeks until the 2030 Development Agenda is formerly adopted in New York, excitement and anticipation are mounting around the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The challenge of...
  

01 Sep 2015 - NEW PORTRAIT SERIES

This captivating new portrait series, commissioned by UNICEF, documents the various ways families around the world access and use water, and their relationships with the precious resource. Published last week in parallel with World Water...
  

01 Sep 2015 - SAVE THE DATE: WORLD TOILET DAY 2015

This year's World Toilet Day will draw attention to the need for better sanitation to improve health and nutrition for everyone, everywhere. It will also serve as an important global reminder that #wecantwait...
  

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...
  
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