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  • In Memoriam: Piers Cross  

    April 4, 2017

    Aqua for All is very sad to learn that Piers Cross has passed away on Wednesday 29 March 2017. Piers was well known for his contribution to the WASH sector and especially his remarkable positivism. He will remain a legend in the field of WASH. Besides his lifelong contribution to the WASH sector, we have…

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  • How to increase sustainability in rural water value chains  

    March 28, 2017

    From 7-11 March, Astrid van Agthoven, Sr. Program Manager Public Private Partnerships at Aqua for All, attended the review of the DGIS-funded UNICEF WASH program in Monrovia, Liberia which is implemented in 9 countries in West/Central Africa. The attendees who visited the “Partnership Oasis” where very interested in Aqua for All’s business development cases, PPPs…

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  • Dutch water utilities launch WaterWorX at celebration of World Water Day

    March 27, 2017

    The program to achieve this goal, WaterWorX, was launched at the national celebration of World Water Day in The Hague, the Netherlands on 22 March, 2017 In this program the Dutch water supply companies will set up Water Operational Partnerships (WOPs) with water utilities in Africa, Asia and Latin-America to support them in reducing non-revenue…

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  • Opening Safi Sana factory big success!

    March 27, 2017

    Safi Sana creates lasting opportunities in developing countries by making business driven, replicable programmes that combine sanitation, energy and agriculture. All Safi Sana value chain representatives present at opening ceremony The Safi Sana team is looking back at a very successful event with some splendid speeches of highly committed dignitaries, and lots of attention from…

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  • Register now for PPPCafé on April 6, 2017!

    March 20, 2017

    Public actor engagement is generally assumed to be crucial for the sustainability of PPP interventions as well as for system change. In this first edition of PPPCafé 2017 we invite you to explore the role of the public P in partnerships to better understand the diversity of public Ps (e.g. Dutch public P and local public…

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  • Sjef Ernes about the importance of carbon credit versus safe water

    March 16, 2017

    In this video Sjef Ernes, director of Aqua for All talks about how carbon credits can be used to help give people access to safe water at point of use. Have a look!  

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  • Passionate about water & sanitation: Dick van Ginhoven retires

    March 16, 2017

    Access to safe drinking water and proper sanitation for the poor has always been the drive for Dick van Ginhoven, working in the field in earlier days and in recent years for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Aid. He will retire officially on March 22, World Water Day and explains once more why…

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  • Safely managed drinking water

    March 13, 2017

    The WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation is responsible for global monitoring of progress towards the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) targets on drinking water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH). This JMP 2017 Thematic Report on Safely Managed Drinking Water considers the implications of SDG target 6.1, ‘By 2030, achieve universal and equitable…

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  • Opening of the first Safi Sana Poo Power Factory

    March 9, 2017

    On March 15, Safi Sana proudly presents the first Poo Power Factory in Ghana! Or more accurately, the first waste to energy, irrigation water, organic fertilizer, seedlings & herbs plant. Safi Sana creates lasting opportunities in developing countries by making business driven, replicable programmes that combine sanitation, waste management, energy and agriculture. Aqua for All is…

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