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World Water Development Report 2014, Water and Energy

In view of the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals, likely to include increased access to water and energy services, this fifth edition of the United Nations World Water Development Report (WWDR 2014) seeks to inform decision-makers (inside and outside the water and energy domains), stakeholders and practitioners about the interlinkages, potential synergies and trade-offs, and to highlight the need for appropriate responses and regulatory frameworks that account for both water and energy priorities.

FAN headquarters to move to Switzerland

After March 2014, FAN will be transferring its head quarters from London to Switzerland and incorporating itself under Swiss Law in order to strengthen its presence and engagement with the UN and other international organisations, including Human Rights protection mechanisms, as well as reduce transaction and governance costs.

FANMex to collaborate with France Libertés Foundation

The Foundation France Libertés is collaborating with FANMex on a project looking at indigenous perspectives on the right to water.

Lets End Water Poverty - Central America

End Water Poverty is a coalition of non-governmental organizations and networks in the North and the South, which aims to mobilize civil society and support the efforts to infuence governments and

Learning from the governance and transparency programme in South Asia

FANSA have produced a series of case studies to share their learning from a five-year governance and transparency programme undertaken by FAN Global and WaterAid to improve the accountability and responsiveness of duty bearers to ensure equitable and sustainable WASH services for the poorest and most marginalised.

World Toilet Day 2013 in South Asia

Rally during 19th November 2013 on Wordl Toilet Day

On 19th November 2013, the independent sovereign India is the Global Capital of open defecation with more than half of its 1200+ million people defecating in the open every day. The political independence has not brought any significant change to this reality.

Translating the spirit of SACOSAN V into action

FANSA Communication Coordinator Prakash Amatya interviews FANSA Convenor Ramisetty Murali on his reflections of SACOSAN V.

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