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WaterAid advocates universal access to water, as a tribute to Mandela

UK charity WaterAid has joined other global bodies to pay glowing tribute to former President of South Africa, Nelson Mandela,  and urged  ’other world leaders to emulate his example and ...

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Nigeria: WaterAid, UNICEF, FMWR mark Global Handwashing Day

L-R: Micheal Ojo, Country Representative, Water-Aid Nigeria, Joe Kwaneshie, Director Irrigation and Drainage, Ministry of Water Resources and Bisi Agberemi, Chief of Wash UNICEF during a press briefing on 2013 Global Hand Washing Day, theme "The Power Is in Your Hand" in Abuja..today  Photo: Wale      Elekolusi

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WaterAid Chief laments high child deaths in Nigeria

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Country Representative of WaterAid Nigeria, Dr. Michael Ojo has decried the high child mortality in Nigeria, saying most of these child deaths would have been prevented with improved access to ...

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WaterAid Chief wants communities to safeguard WASH facilities

           By Elizabeth Achuagu The International Deputy Chief Executive of WaterAid, Mr. Girish Menon has called on communities benefiting from Wateraid projects to guard facilities provided ...

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Access to WASH in Lagos, Nigeria: stakeholders’ forum, Thursday, May 23, 2013

“Access to WASH’’ stakeholders’ forum, holds on Thursday, May 23, 2013 Seminar Room, First floor, Archbishop Vinning Memorial Anglican Church, Opposite Police College, Ikeja, Lagos   Agenda 9.00 am – 10.00 am Registration 10am- ...

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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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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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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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WWD: Wateraid advocates for universal access to WASH by 2030

  WaterAid (http://www.wateraid.org)  has called on the Nigerian government to support the ambitious target of providing access to water, sanitation and hygiene for all Africans by 2030. The call comes ...

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World Water Day 2013: Nigerians walk for water tomorrow in Abuja

As part of activities planned to mark this year’s World Water Day, WaterAid Nigeria, Federal Ministry of Water Resources and other members of the End Water Poverty (EWP) and the Keep ...

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