Prakash Amatya's blog http://www.freshwateraction.net/blogs/prakash-amatya This is the brief website summary. Less then 250 characters is desired en It changed my perception… http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/it-changed-my-perception%E2%80%A6 <p>Eklavya Prasad is representing FANSA in Bonn Climate Change Talks. He writes his first day experience from Bonn Climate Change Conference 21 – 25 May 2012.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/it-changed-my-perception%E2%80%A6" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/it-changed-my-perception%E2%80%A6#comments South Asia IWRM and climate change Tue, 22 May 2012 09:40:48 +0000 Prakash Amatya 1400 at http://www.freshwateraction.net FANSA and ANEW member impressions of the Global Forum on Sanitation http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/fansa-and-anew-member-impressions-global-forum-sanitation <p>FANSA and ANEW representatives joined WASH professionals from around the world at WSSCC's Global Forum on Sanitation and Hygiene in Mumbai, India from 9 to 14 October 2011. They were busy promoting the network, their work and learning from the many sessions throughout the week. </p><p><a href="http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/fansa-and-anew-member-impressions-global-forum-sanitation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/fansa-and-anew-member-impressions-global-forum-sanitation#comments South Asia rights to water & sanitation Tue, 15 Nov 2011 14:53:19 +0000 Prakash Amatya 934 at http://www.freshwateraction.net ANEW: We have a cause, commitment and capacity to serve the sector http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/anew-we-have-cause-commitment-and-capacity-serve-sector <P><STRONG>Catherine Mwango</strong>, the vice chairperson of ANEW, addressed a meeting of FANSA and ANEW members&nbsp;for the first time&nbsp;during the Global Forum for Sanitation and Hygiene in Mumbai. She highlighted the work being done by ANEW and its member networks. For her, this meeting was a unique opportunity to come together and share.&nbsp;Read to her account.....</p><p><a href="http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/anew-we-have-cause-commitment-and-capacity-serve-sector" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/anew-we-have-cause-commitment-and-capacity-serve-sector#comments Africa rights to water & sanitation Wed, 26 Oct 2011 12:14:37 +0000 Prakash Amatya 1077 at http://www.freshwateraction.net The urban right to water and Sanitation: pictures from Delhi http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/urban-right-water-and-sanitation-pictures-delhi <P>O.P. Singh, a visual anthropologist and director at Water Zoom, together with Nandita Singh, who is an associate professor at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, presented a photo exhibition: <EM>WATSAN Right: Issues and Reality</em>.</p><p><a href="http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/urban-right-water-and-sanitation-pictures-delhi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/urban-right-water-and-sanitation-pictures-delhi#comments South Asia rights to water & sanitation Sun, 23 Oct 2011 08:52:01 +0000 Prakash Amatya 944 at http://www.freshwateraction.net Poor cannot wait for their right: Hilda shares strategies for empowering communities http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/poor-cannot-wait-their-right-hilda-shares-strategies-empowering-communities <P>Hilda Grace Coelho, Convener of&nbsp;FANSA India, works with the Dalit and marginalized communities&nbsp;at the&nbsp;grassroots&nbsp;level in India. Sixty four&nbsp;years after independence, there is still much work to be done.</p><p><a href="http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/poor-cannot-wait-their-right-hilda-shares-strategies-empowering-communities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/poor-cannot-wait-their-right-hilda-shares-strategies-empowering-communities#comments South Asia governance, transparency and monitoring Fri, 21 Oct 2011 17:42:43 +0000 Prakash Amatya 937 at http://www.freshwateraction.net All govt. schools must have toilet by November end: Supreme Court of India http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/all-govt-schools-must-have-toilet-november-end-supreme-court-india <p>The Supreme Court of India on Oct 18, 2011 directed all states and union territories to build toilets, particularly for girls, in all government schools by the end of November. A bench headed by Justice D K Jain asked all the governments to take immediate steps regarding this and file their compliance report before the deadline fixed by it.</p><p><a href="http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/all-govt-schools-must-have-toilet-november-end-supreme-court-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/all-govt-schools-must-have-toilet-november-end-supreme-court-india#comments South Asia rights to water & sanitation Fri, 21 Oct 2011 14:05:30 +0000 Prakash Amatya 933 at http://www.freshwateraction.net Sharing across regional sanitation conferences http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/sharing-across-regional-sanitation-conferences <p>Ceridwen Johnson, Networking and Communications Manager, FAN Global, presented her paper on the impact and future of regional sanitation conferences during the plenary discussion at the WSSCC Global Forum for Sanitation and Hygiene held in Mumbai from 9 to 14 October.</p><p><a href="http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/sharing-across-regional-sanitation-conferences" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/sharing-across-regional-sanitation-conferences#comments Global rights to water & sanitation Fri, 21 Oct 2011 10:33:05 +0000 Prakash Amatya 927 at http://www.freshwateraction.net Report from FAN communications workshop 2011 http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/report-fan-communications-workshop-2011 <p>In March, the global FAN communications team gathered in London to learn and develop new skills and share their own learning. Here's a summary of what we got up to.</p><p><a href="http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/report-fan-communications-workshop-2011" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/report-fan-communications-workshop-2011#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2011 23:00:00 +0000 Prakash Amatya 739 at http://www.freshwateraction.net We are not alone South Asia! http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/we-are-not-alone-south-asia <p>London, 22 March: This morning during the breakfast, Lajana Manandhar, FAN governing council member, drew my attention to TV news. It was about the public grievances in the public transport in London as they suffer space in the public transport due to overcrowding. We laughed watching it.</p><p><a href="http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/we-are-not-alone-south-asia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.freshwateraction.net/content/we-are-not-alone-south-asia#comments Wed, 23 Mar 2011 19:13:37 +0000 Prakash Amatya 667 at http://www.freshwateraction.net