Equality, human rights and non-discrimination are central to ensuring access to safe water supply, adequate sanitation and good hygiene for all people, everywhere. Women and girls need privacy and dignity especially when they are menstruating; the elderly or disabled need adapted services.
WSSCC’s Global Sanitation Fund plays a central role in promoting gender equality by engaging women at all programme levels.
WSSCC’s Global Sanitation Fund plays a central role in promoting gender equality by engaging women at all programme levels.Find out more
“It is time we stop adding, and start integrating women into the work place, the policy arena …,” says WSSCC’s Executive Director on #IWD2017
Listen to a special podcast with our partner SCA and our expert on MHM, Archana Patkar talk about sanitation and hygiene challenges for women and girls
Listen to a special podcast with our partner SCA and our expert on MHM, Archana Patkar talk about sanitation and hygiene challenges for women and girlsListen to the podcast
A CSW61 side event co-hosted by the Permanent Missions of Niger and Singapore, organized by WSSCC and UN Women
A CSW61 side event co-hosted by the Permanent Missions of Niger and Singapore, organized by WSSCC and UN WomenJoin the event
Findings of a new UN Women/WSSCC study in Niger on MHM practices were presented at a side event during CSW61.
The podcast encourages discussion on menstrual and feminine hygiene issues and the right to sanitation for women and girls.
On International Women’s Day, Chris Williams writes that there is more to adding women to the workplace; they need an enabling space
The lack of adequate sanitation and waste systems presents a considerable challenge for sustainable waste management across Africa.
WSSCC Member Daniel Iroegbu’s inspirational work is impacting the lives of women and girls in hard-to-reach areas of the country.
Join us at CSW in New York for the findings of a new study on the sanitation and hygiene needs of women working in the informal sector in Niger.
The event included able and disabled women and girls, who traveled from many parts of Nepal to share their real-life experiences.
Do you know what the stress points are for women and girls in their daily sanitation routines? How do they cope? Join our March 2nd webinar.