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WASH Journalists elect new executives

The West African Water and Sanitation Journalists Network (WASH-JN) have elected new members for its Coordinating Committee.  At the end of a three day Annual General Meeting in Dakar, Senegal, ...

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MDG: Access to Rural Water Supply and Sanitation in Africa

  By   Babatope Babalobi  who was in Tunis         babalobi@yahoo.com    Special Report In the year 2012, the United Nations Children’s Fund and World Health Organization announced cheering news that ...

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Media for WASH

“The voices of the people are often missing when decisions concerning water and sanitation are taken by political leaders,  the voices of the people as amplified by Journalists is so ...

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Africa’s water and sanitation crisis: the role of Journalists

“The water and sanitation crisis is so big that we need to go beyond policy advocacy to bring in the support of Journalists for media advocacy. We need to hear ...

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West Africa WASH Journalists hold AGM in Senegal

The Third bi-Annual General Meeting of the West Africa Water and Sanitation Journalists (WASH-JN) holds in Senegal, April 8-10, 2013. About twenty eight Journalists reporting water supply and sanitation issues ...

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Nigeria: dialogue on Right to Water, holds in Abuja, next week

#nigeria #right to water The Embassy of France in Nigeria is organising a ‘Week for Water” on the topic ‘Water for All” from 9 to 12 April 2013 in Abuja. Highlight of the week is a Round Table on “The effective implementation ...

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Nigeria: experts meet over children living with cerebral palsy

Health experts representing government, multilateral and bilateral organizations, civil society, youth and the private sector will soon meet in Lagos to address the unique needs of children living with Cerebral Palsy in ...

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Stakeholders launch new group to accelerate rural water and sanitation services in Africa

The Coordinating Committee of the  Rural Water and Sanitation Initiative (RWSSI) was launched in Tunis, Tunisia last week. RWSSI is a continental framework for resource mobilisation, investment, and development of rural ...

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