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Children’s Day: Bread of Life NGO laments high child mortality due to poor WASH

 As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to celebrate children’s day today, Bread of Life Development Foundation (BLF), a non- governmental organization has called on national, state, and local ...

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Concern Universal launches Talent competition to mark Global Handwashing Day

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Benue state promises support for WSSCC’s sanitation project

      By Wale Elekolusi   The  Benue state Government has promised to pay its counterpart fund towards the implementation of the Water Supply and Sanitation Council (WSSCC)’s sanitation project ...

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WaterAid to monitor sanitation commitments by African leaders

 WaterAid has redesigned WASHWatch.org reporting system to track African nations’ commitments to bringing water and sanitation to their citizens; just as it welcomes the recent by African leaders meeting at ...

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ANEW dissolves Board, appoints Transition Committee

            By Babatope Babalobi The African Civil Society Network for Water and Sanitation (ANEW) has dissolved its Board, and appointed a 7 member transitional committee ...

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About 30m Nigerian women don’t have access to toilets during safe menstrual periods

WaterAid has lamented that one third of Nigeria’s 80.2million  female population (2006 census)  do not have access to  safe toilets during their menstrual periods, exposing them to risky and undignified ...

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Africasan4 opens in Dakar, with calls for more action, less promises

Senegalese President officially declared open the 4th African Conference on Sanitation and Hygiene -AfricaSan4 this morning in Dakar, Senegal with a warning that Africa cannot afford to miss the Sanitation ...

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Africasan4: WaterAid calls for targets to achieve sanitation for all by 2030

The  fourth Africa  Sanitation and Hygiene Conference Africansan4 continues today in  Dakar, Senegal with WaterAid calling on African nations to make clear and ambitious targets to deliver sanitation for all ...

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Civil society groups mount pressure for global recognition of right to water

Six hundred and twenty One non governmental organisations drawn from various parts of the world have sent a letter to all UN Ambassadors and Missions, relevant UN Agencies, the Office ...

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WWF waterweb test file

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