WASH Sector News



An equal world is a enabled world: how empowering women can combat climate change

Posted on Sunday, March 08, 2020 08:00 PM

Today, and every day, Water for Women celebrates women.

Gender equality is essential for economies and communities to thrive and in the face of increasing risk from climate change,...


Water for Women at World Water Week 2019

Posted on Sunday, August 11, 2019 10:30 PM

World Water Week is the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues. Organised by SIWI, this year's #WWWeek will take place in Stockholm, Sweden from 25 to 30 August 2019....


Water for Women’s New Research (Type 1) Awards Announced

Posted on Tuesday, April 02, 2019 03:15 AM

The Australian Government’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) has announced the successful recipients for Research Awards (Type 1) through the Water for Women Fund,...

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Water for Women joins call to stop underestimating people with disabilities

Posted on Friday, November 30, 2018 10:45 PM

International Day of People with Disabilities is celebrated globally on 3rd December. Water for Women is joining organisations around Australia and the world to call for an...

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Water for Women celebrates toilets, and everyone’s right to one, this World Toilet Day

Posted on Saturday, November 17, 2018 09:45 PM

Worldwide, 4.5 billion people live without access to safely managed sanitation services – in other words, a toilet connected to a sewer or pit or septic tank that treats human...

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