This week’s global WASH news

Date: 29th April 2011

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General news
WASH Keeps Communities Clean, Inter Press Service
Water Supply and Sanitation: Sector Results Profile, WaterWorld
Mumbai civic amenities to match global standards, Daily News and Analysis
Residents march to demand toilets, Independent Online (Zimbabwe)
India: US$ 2 billion unused aid for water and sanitation, The Hindu
Philippines: an inspiring ‘toilet tale’, Sanitation Updates
India, Nepal: poor sanitation in jails, Sanitation Updates
Joint Mission Here For Water, Sanitation Confab, The Inquirer (Liberia)

News from partners/WASH sector
New Training Manual on Water Integrity, SIWI
Anniversary brochure 75 years of Eawag, EAWAG
GWP India Contributes to Government Water Charter, Global Water Partnership
The Urban Gateway – a new online community, UN-Habitat
UNICEF on World Malaria Day: Preventable and curable, but still killing 800,000 every year, UNICEF
New WHO report: deaths from noncommunicable diseases on the rise, with developing world hit hardest, World Health Organization


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