Month: December 2014

Happy New Year From WaterLex: Looking Forward to Our 5th Anniversary

The WaterLex International Secretariat offices in Geneva, Switzerland, closed for winter holidays from Saturday, 20 December 2014 until Monday, 5 January, 2015, have reopened. The coming year promises to be a special one for numerous reasons, including the expected adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). For WaterLex, there is another milestone, as well: Our 5th anniversary. Our […]

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Right to Water and Sanitation: WaterLex Trains NHRIs of Kenya, Tanzania, Namibia, South Africa and Uganda

Jan van de Venis and David Snow | WaterLex | WaterLex conducted training sessions on needs and obligations related to the human right to water and sanitation (HRWS) last week in Entebbe, Uganda, for national human rights institutions (NHRIs) representing that country as well as Kenya, Namibia, South Africa, and Tanzania. The late-November 2014 sessions, part of […]

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WaterLex Trains Reps From Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama and El Salvador on the Right to Water and Sanitation

By Elodie Tranchez, Ph. D. and David Snow | WaterLex | WaterLex conducted training sessions on the human right to water and sanitation (HRWS) in San Salvador, El Salvador, for national human rights institution (NHRI) ombudsmen representing Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, and El Salvador. The representatives received two days of training, 24-25 November 2014, on the […]

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