Dr Virginia Kamowa, the Technical Expert on Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM), WSSCC
made this call at the ongoing Training of Trainers Workshop on Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) in Makurdi.
Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the UN-hosted Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC
) on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York.
Tanya Khan, Country Coordinator WSSCC
invited the Adviser to address three day workshop on Water, Sanitation and Hygiene issues, being held at Pak-China Friendship Center from 05-07 October.
In 2014, WSSCC
and SCA started working together to break the silence on Menstrual Hygiene Management, a partnership that has evolved and now includes the entire human life cycle.
The aim was to break the silence and talk about menstruation without shame and embarrassment and find easy and feasible solutions collectively", said Archana Patkar, Programme Manager, WSSCC
(Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council), which was a partner in the Yatra, to Citizen News Service - CNS.
LONDON (AlertNet) -- More than 300 million women and girls in India do not have access to safe menstrual hygiene products, endangering their health, curtailing their education and putting their livelihoods at risk, say experts at the Geneva-based Water Supply & Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC
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coordinators working on the WASH campaign.
Khan s new role comes as specialists and non-governmental organisations working to improve public health gather in Mumbai this week at a Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC
El derecho al agua como derecho humano implica garantizar el acceso seguro al agua y el derecho al saneamiento, este ultimo ha sido entendido por varios organismos (unep, wsscc
, jmp unicef, who) como:
Lack of basic sanitation and safe water is an acute problem for girls and women who live in poor and overcrowded urban slums and rural areas of developing world (WSSCC
2006) quoted in Oman 2007.
Partly as a result, several international networks and partnerships have emerged in the last couple of decades, such as the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC
), the Global Water Partnership (GWP) and the World Water Council (WWC), as well as faith-based organizations and nongovernmental organizations like WaterAid.
Resource materials on sanitation and related issues were also given to the participants, including global and Nepalese facts, policy documents, lists of Web sites and references for further research reading, and the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC
) media guide.