Publications

Cover of Total sanitation coverage in East Asia

Total sanitation coverage in East Asia 13 Apr 2015 | Henry Northover, Shin Kue Ryu, Timothy Brewer. Principal Researcher: Shin Kue Ryu

This discussion paper sets out some preliminary findings from ongoing research in East Asian states on the political economy of sanitation and hygiene services that delivered total coverage within a generation. These early generalised conclusions are not intended to claim blueprints for success but rather to input into the emerging dialogue in the sanitation and hygiene sectors on how the necessary step change for delivering universal access to services can be achieved by 2030. Available in English, French and Portuguese.

WaterAid Nicaragua country programme evaluation 13 Apr 2015 | WaterAid Nicaragua

In November 2014, two independent consultants and a member of WaterAid UK’s Programme Support Unit conducted an evaluation of the Nicaragua country program to assess its relevance, effectiveness, and technical excellence, leading to recommendations for the first country program strategy development process. The evaluators spent three weeks consulting key local and national stakeholders and institutions on sector challenges and visiting WaterAid supported projects. This briefing note summarizes the evaluation team’s findings and recommendations.
Post-2015 toolkit

Post-2015 toolkit 1 Aug 2013 | WaterAid

Our Post-2015 toolkit is designed to help you call for a bold and ambitious new framework that links poverty eradication and sustainable development. The briefing materials contained in the toolkit can be used for national, regional and international advocacy efforts, or adapted as appropriate. They will be most useful for those engaging in post-2015 conversations and consultations with contacts in the UN, national governments, civil society and the private sector.

WASH targets and indicators for post-2015

WASH targets and indicators for post-2015 1 Sep 2014

This document is an expanded version of the previously published targets and indicators produced from consultations facilitated by the UNICEF and WHO Joint Monitoring Programme. It gives full definitions for the individual targets and indicators proposed and background to the consultations.
Bridging the divide publication cover

Bridging the divide 21 Mar 2014 | John Garrett

Our new briefing paper Bridging the divide reveals that international water and sanitation aid is failing to reach the poorest, most marginalised people. In fact, it is exacerbating global inequalities rather than reducing them. Available in English, French and Portuguese versions.

From promise to reality

From promise to reality 3 Mar 2014 | WaterAid’s Southern Africa Regional Advocacy Forum and Regional Team

From promise to reality, a briefing by our Southern Africa team, presents some of the major challenges and calls on governments to take the necessary steps to strengthen the sector and provide essential funding.

We can't wait

We can't wait 19 Nov 2013 | WaterAid

We Can’t Wait makes it clear that a collaborative approach between governments, civil society and business is essential to getting the Millennium Development Goal for sanitation target back on track. This is critical to improving the health and prosperity of women worldwide.

This report is available in English and French.

Front page of World Water Day update

World Water Day 2013 in Nigeria 31 Jul 2013 | WaterAid Nigeria

In 2013, we joined thousands worldwide to highlight the global Keep Your Promises campaign which calls on decision makers to keep the various pledges they have made on water and sanitation. We took part in a walk for water and sanitation and other exciting activities. Read more in our special supplement.