Monthly Archives: May 2014

  • West Africa: Research on Menstrual Hygiene Management in Offing

    May 31, 2014

    WaterSan Perspective May 31, 2014 WaterAid’s West Africa office, in conjunction with WaterAid country programmes in Nigeria and the region, plan to conduct a research to help develop strong programmes on Menstrual Hygiene Management and reinforce our work for more impact, especially in schools. The research, slated for this year, will also identify key actors […]

  • Nigeria: WaterAid Supports UN’s Call to End Open Defecation

    May 31, 2014

    WaterAid and WaterSan Perspective May 31, 2014 WaterAid has welcomed a new UN campaign championed by UN Deputy Secretary General Jan Eliasson to end the practice of open defecation. Over one billion people around the world relieve themselves in bushes, in fields or at the sides of roads or railway tracks for lack of even […]

  • African Water Week: New Map Shows That the Goal of All Africans Accessing Clean Water by 2030 “Realistic and Achievable”

    May 27, 2014

    May 27, 2014 WaterSan Perspective A new interactive map published by the international development charity WaterAid has been launched online showing that 14 African governments are on course or within touching distance of reaching the historic mark of everyone in their countries having access to clean drinking water by 2030. The map has been […]