• WaterAid at 40th WEDC Conference

    Girls celebrate the newly-built latrine at their schools in Kibuku District, Uganda, which was funded by H&M Foundation.
    Posted 20 Jul 2017 by Aditi Chandak

    Academics and practitioners working in the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) sector will attend the annual WEDC International Conference, hosted by Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC) at Loughborough University on 24–28 July. Aditi Chandak, WaterAid’s Learning and Knowledge Advisor, introduces the range of topics WaterAid will cover at the 40th WEDC International Conference.

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  • Knowledge management 3: another dimension

    Master Training of Trainers to Female Community Health Volunteers (FCHVs) of Parasi Municipality. Parasi, Nawalparasi, Nepal, Apr 2016.
    Posted 26 Jan 2017 by Pete Cranston and Aditi Chandak

    Knowledge management is behind several elements crucial to our drive to increase our accountability to the people for and with whom we work. Guest author Pete Cranston and Aditi Chandak, WaterAid’s Learning and Knowledge Advisor, introduce the next phase of WaterAid’s Knowledge Management Review.

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  • WaterAid and knowledge management: admitting success

    Learning hub portrait
    Posted 17 Oct 2016 by Aditi Chandak, Pete Cranston

    Guest author Pete Cranston and Aditi Chandak, WaterAid’s Learning and Knowledge Advisor, explain how we created positive conversations when reviewing our practice around learning and knowledge management.

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  • Knowledge management: connections not collections

    A lady standing at a flip chart.
    Posted 1 Aug 2016 by Aditi Chandak

    Sharing knowledge and building on lessons is important both within and between organisations in international development. After identifying our learning systems as a weakness, WaterAid commissioned a knowledge management review to help us pinpoint and address shortcomings – Aditi Chandak, WaterAid’s Knowledge and Learning Advisor, discusses the findings and what we can take forward.

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  • New research to help universal access to sanitation and hygiene in the cities of tomorrow

    Gandy market, Tanzania.
    Posted 18 Jul 2016 by Aditi Chandak

    Rapid urbanisation without consistent expansion of sanitation and hygiene services is a growing global concern. As part of WaterAid’s drive to ensure universal and sustainable access, we are constantly looking for ways urban communities can be better served with safe water and sanitation. Timeyin Uwejamomere, WaterAid’s Urban Lead, and Aditi Chandak, Learning and Knowledge Advisor, introduce a new research project to guide the co-production of a sanitation and hygiene plan for Babati town inTanzania, supported by the Sanitation and Hygiene Applied Research for Equity (SHARE) Consortium.

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