Watershed at Stockholm World Water Week 2018
During World Water Week 2018 from 26-31 August in Stockholm, Watershed will participate in several meetings. The following sessions are specifically (co-) organized by the International and the Netherlands Work Packages of Watershed: WP International: Resilient...
Published on August 21, 2018
WASH Talk podcast on Integrated Water Resources Management and Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Services
How are IWRM and WASH-related, what are the steps already taken and what is still needed for integration? In episode 9 of our WASH Talk series, host Andy Narracott speaks with Chris Baker from Wetlands International and François Brikké from the Global Water...
Published on March 16, 2018
Understanding the linkages between Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM)
Reflecting on 2017 and the implementation of the Watershed Empowering Citizens Programme by Wetlands International Uganda and Joint Effort to Save the Environment (JESE). Achieving Sustainable Development Goal 6 (SDG 6) will require closer links between water,...
Published on March 8, 2018
CIVICUS’ secretary general writes: Toward an accountability revolution. Citizen participation and the SDGs
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will not be achieved without significant public awareness and engagement. It is citizens who will hold governments accountable to the promises they made in 2015, and we need to find innovative ways of raising public pressure...
Published on February 1, 2018
Bringing East Africa CSO voices together
In November 2017, East Africa CSOs met in Nairobi, Kenya to work on a common advocacy agenda to influence the implementation of the sustainable development goals in the sub-region. IRC also participated in the workshop held by the African Civil Society Network for...
Published on January 16, 2018
Uniek huwelijk: pleitbezorging voor water en sanitaire voorzieningen gaat verbond aan met natuurbehoud
Watershed heeft een geïntegreerde aanpak om SDG6 te behalen. De 25 strategische partnerschappen van het Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken werken al meer dan een jaar aan het bereiken van de Duurzame Ontwikkelingsdoelen (Sustainable Development Goals). Een ervan...
Published on October 24, 2017
Newly wedded: lobbying for water and sanitation services while sustaining nature
The Watershed partnership’s integrated approach to achieving Sustainable Development Goal 6. Twenty-five strategic partnerships funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs have been working for over a year on their contribution to reaching the Sustainable...
Published on October 24, 2017
Advocating for sustainable WASH Finance: collecting evidence in India
Focusing on budget allocations and expenditures by national, state and district authorities for Odisha State and Ganjam District (India). In the Watershed programme we support civil society organisations to advocate for the implementation of the human right to...
Published on July 12, 2017
How to Finance an End to the Water and Sanitation Crisis
Webinar by EndWaterPoverty Speakers: – Alix Charles; End Water Poverty – Catarina Fonseca; IRC – Heloise Chicou; SWA – Lotte Feuerstein; Water Integrity Network – Kim Lemme; Water for People – Kate Fogelberg; The Springfield...
Published on June 28, 2017
Join Watershed webinar on social inclusion: June 7
Join Watershed webinar on social inclusion: June 7 Inclusion is not just about improving access to services for those who are currently excluded but also supporting people to engage in wider processes to ensure that their rights and needs are recognised. This...
Published on May 24, 2017
Water quality is an underestimated problem in Mali
In her capacity as coordinator of Watershed Mali, Mrs Traoré Afou Chantal Bengaly has been interviewed by two local newspapers: Le Combat and L’indépendant. She explains the main worry in the water, sanitation and hygiene sector (WASH) in her country is the...
Published on April 11, 2017