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Central Asian Water Experts Share Experience: Smart Waters Launched a Series of Webinars
On November 20 the first webinar for water specialists of Turkmenistan was held in Ashgabat. The event was held within CAREC-USAID project Smart Waters.
India - Capacity Building Program for Municipal Corporation Officials by WASH Lab under IHUWASH Project
The National Institute of Urban Affairs in association with USAID is implementing a project—‘Innovation Hub for Urban Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Solutions’—in Mysuru, Udaipur, and Faridabad.
Liberia - US Water Projects Dedicated in 3 Counties
Three USAID-funded water projects, valued at US$29 million, were over the weekend dedicated in Robertsport, Grand Cape Mount County; Sanniquellie, Nimba County; and Voinjama, Lofa County.
Bill Frist - Water Wars Won’t Be Won on a Battlefield
On the anniversary of the launch of the first-ever U.S. Global Water Strategy, we must actively engage water security as a strategic path for U.S. foreign policy.
USAID Madagascar - Defecating with the Devil: A Malagasy Village's Journey to Better Hygiene
"Convincing people to use a latrine has been very difficult.
Water.org and USAID Sustainable Water Partnership (SWP) Microloan Program in Cambodia
Water.org and SWP will mobilize $4M in microloans to improve water access, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) for 37,000 people in Cambodia’s Stung Chinit watershed.
USAID KIWASH - Reviving Small Water Schemes Offers Hope for Thousands in Western Kenya
In 2016, the KIWASH project began working in Khwisero to help revive the water scheme once more, this time focusing on strengthening governance, business operations and financial management.
USAID's Nga Kim Nguyen Discusses Lessons from Social and Behavior Change
Nga Kim Nguyen, Senior SBC and Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Advisor for USAID, explained social and behavior change (SBC) as an approach that lends itself to environmental interventions targeting structural barriers.
India - 'Swachh Bharat, Swachh Vidyalaya' Project To Benefit 12,000 School Children
Plan India, in partnership with USAID and Coca-Cola India Pvt. Ltd have launched the 'Urban WASH - Swachh Bharat Swachh Vidyalaya' project across 60 schools in Visakhapatnam, Pune and Dehradun.
India - A Mission to Make 144 Slum Settlements Open Defecation Free By 2021
The Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan with USAID and CURE NGO are on a mission to help 144 slum settlements across five cities to become open defecation free by 2021.