Year: 2016

Formation régionale sur la gestion intégrée des ressources en eau (GIRE) en Afrique

WaterLex a offert une formation de deux jours sur la Gestion Intégrée des Ressources en Eau (GIRE) à des représentants de ministères et de la société civile de huit pays africains francophones. Dix-neuf participants en provenance du Bénin, Burkina Faso, Cameroun, République démocratique du Congo, Maroc, Niger, Sénégal et du Tchad ont pris part à […]

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WaterLex delivers a regional training on integrated water resources management in Africa

WaterLex delivered a two-day training on integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) to Ministries’ representatives and civil society from eight Francophone African countries. Nineteen participants from Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Morocco, Niger and Senegal took part in the training held on 1 – 2 December 2016 at WaterLex offices in […]

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Uganda’s Speaker of Parliament, Dr. Rebecca Kadaga on Water, Capacity Building, and how Uganda’s Parliamentarians can Secure SDG 6 for their Citizens

Photo: Honourable Speaker, Madame Dr. Rebecca Kadaga (L), Viktoria Mohos Naray (c), and Rose Osinde Alabaster (R) at the Inter-Parliamentary Union 135th General Assembly, 2016, Geneva. (Photo, courtesy of the Delegation of Uganda to the IPU). During the 135th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly, held in Geneva, Switzerland, WaterLex held a meeting with the Uganda Delegation […]

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WaterLex formation: “La Gestion Intégrée des Ressources en Eau (GIRE) en Afrique”

Avec le soutien de la République et Canton de Genève, WaterLex accueillera cette formation à Genève pendant 1-2 Décembre: “La Gestion Intégrée des Ressources en Eau (GIRE) en Afrique: Pour une gouvernance de l’eau qui intègre les Objectifs de Développement Durable (ODDs) et les droits humains à l’eau et à l’assainissement.” Description Cette formation vise à permettre au […]

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Equitable Access to Water and Sanitation: WaterLex side-event, UNECE-WHO/Europe Protocol on Water and Health (MoP)

Measuring progress in achieving equitable access to water and sanitation – panel discussion On 14 November 2016, WaterLex Programme Director for Africa, Rose Osinde Alabaster will give opening remarks for this event. Lenka Kruckova, WaterLex Legal Officer will present “Enabling frameworks for adequate monitoring of compliance with the human rights to water and sanitation.” Co-organising […]

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WaterLex at the 2016 Budapest Water Summit

The Budapest Water Summit will take place 28-30 November 2016, and is organised by the Hungarian Government in cooperation with the World Water Council, under the patronage of János Áder, President of Hungary. The organisers have invited WaterLex to be a part of this important event. WaterLex Director General Amanda Loeffen will be speaking on “Good Water Governance […]

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Looking ahead to World Water Development Report 2018

Dr Florian Thevenon represented WaterLex in Perugia, Italy on 13-14 September at the Inception Workshop of the 2018 World Water Development Report (WWDR2018), organized by the United Nations World Water Assessment Programme (WWAP) of UNESCO. Over thirty experts convened to discuss the scope, structure, and content of the WWDR2018. The report will focus on opportunities […]

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Workshops in Nepal and India on the Human Right to Safe Drinking Water

Freshwater Action Network South Asia (FANSA) organised consultative workshops on Human Right to Safe Drinking Water in association with WaterLex and Antenna Technologies in Nepal and India. WaterLex, with Antenna Technologies, FANSA and other partners, are working on a “Safe Water Project” for scaling up safe water solutions in Nepal, India and Pakistan. In July […]

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