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2017 GLAAS report identifies that water, sanitation and hygiene funding is insufficient to meet national targets in 80% of countries

  |   SUN Donor Network

On 12 April 2017, a new report was published by the World Health Organization (WHO) on behalf of UN-Water – the United Nations inter-agency coordination mechanism for all freshwater-related issues, including sanitation. According to the UN-Water Global Analysis and Assessment of Sanitation and Drinking-Water (GLAAS)...

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New guidebook supports integrated approaches to undernutrition with WASH activities

  |   SUN Civil Society Network

In January 2017, Action Contre la Faim (ACF) launched a new guidebook to support multi-sectoral solutions to undernutrition through improved integrated approaches with the water, sanitation and hygiene sector (WASH). It is an operational guidebook which demonstrates the importance of both supplementing nutrition programmes with...

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Cambodian Prime Minister recognises crucial sanitation and hygiene links with nutrition on National Nutrition Day

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN Civil Society Network

On 3 November 2016, the third National Nutrition Day was celebrated in Cambodia with a workshop under the theme " Improved Hygiene and Nutrition make Children Grow From Evidence to Impact”. The workshop was jointly organised by the Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC)...

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2016 World Toilet Day highlights the need for better workplace and urban water and sanitation

  |   SUN Civil Society Network

On 19 November 2016, World Toilet Day was celebrated around the world behind the theme ‘toilets and jobs' to generate awareness about the need for access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) for better health and productivity at work. The day also marked the launched...

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