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WaterAid Nigeria advocates Human Rights approach to WASH services!

WaterAid Nigeria in collaboration with the European Union and other development partners such as Water Programme and HSBC has advocated for human Rights approach in addressing the trivialised issues in Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) services in Nigeria. WaterAid made this known in a three day workshop for the Civil Society organisations and the media partners which ended yesterday. The ...

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WATERAID, GUINNESS COMMISSION WATER SCHEME TO END WATER POVERTY IN RURAL KEBBI

WaterAid Nigeria in collaboration with Guinness Nigeria, a subsidiary of Diageo Group PLC, has officially commissioned a rural water scheme for the indigenes of Dika in Danko Wasagu Local Government Area (LGA)of Kebbi State through the ‘Water for Life’ project. The Diageo funded water project which commenced in November 2018 became imperative to alleviate the sufferings of Dika community regarding ...

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Guinness Nigeria and WaterAid partner to deliver ‘Water of Life’ project in Kebbi State

Guinness Nigeria Plc, a subsidiary of Diageo, has entered into strategic partnership with WaterAid with the ultimate goal of ensuring sustainable access to water, sanitation and hygiene, while helping people take action to improve their health and well-being. The partnership has the Guinness Nigeria ‘Water of Life’ programme and WaterAid Nigeria working with the Kebbi State Government through the Rural ...

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WaterAid set to drive improved WASH in Plateau State, launches EU funded ‘Technical Assistance to CSOs’ project

In Plateau State, as is the case across most of the country, access to water supply and sanitation services have been inadequate. About 61% of the state’s household population currently live without clean water, 29% without access to a decent toilet and 54.8% defecate in the open. Without sufficient access to clean water and sanitation, it will be difficult for ...

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[Video] WaterAid Nigeria calls for action to improve water, sanitation and hygiene in schools and healthcare facilities this Global Handwashing Day  

WaterAid Nigeria has today renewed its call for improvements to water, sanitation and hygiene in schools as well as healthcare facilities in the country. One in three schools around the world do not have regular access to water, basic private toilets, or a way to wash hands with soap and an estimated 443 million school days are lost every year ...

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Career Opportunities at WaterAid Nigeria!

WaterAid Nigeria is currently seeking experts in these following fields to join their amazing team in Nigeria. Click on these jobs of your choice to apply: Business Development & Strategy Intern   People & Organisational Development Intern   Policy and Sector Strengthening Officer   Programme Monitoring, Evaluation & Reporting Officer   Zamfara State Programme Lead   WASH Specialist, Sanitation   ...

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[Video] WaterAid calls for better access to safe, private toilets for Nigeria’s women and girls this Menstrual Hygiene Day

Every day, some 800 million women around the world are on their periods, yet for most, this time of the month is shrouded in secrecy, shame and stigma – regardless of who they are or where they are in the world.  WaterAid aims to help change this by opening the conversation this Menstrual Hygiene Day. Why does WaterAid want to ...

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International Day of Persons with Disabilities: Inclusive water, sanitation and hygiene essential for life with dignity, says WaterAid

Across the six states where we currently work – from Jigawa to Benue, Plateau to Ekiti and Bauchi to Enugu – we are making progress ensuring more people with disability are living lives of dignity with inclusive water infrastructure, accessible toilets and improved hygiene services. Today, 3 December is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. One billion people – ...

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WaterAid Nigeria calls for integration of water, sanitation and hygiene in fight against HIV and AIDS

1 December 2016 – Today is World AIDS Day and at WaterAid, we believe that water, sanitation and hygiene are critical to both disease prevention and care. While our focus as on organisation is on Sustainable Development Goal 6 and on everyone everywhere having access to safe water and sanitation, on World AIDS Day we are also reflecting on Goal ...

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[Video] WaterAid Nigeria calls for action as new report ranks it worst country in Sub-Saharan Africa for urban sanitation

Abuja, Nigeria – To mark World Toilet Day on November 19, WaterAid Nigeria is calling on its government to keep its promise to deliver universal access to sanitation, following the release of new analysis showing it ranks third in the world and worst in Sub-Saharan Africa for having the most urban-dwellers living without a safe, private toilet. WaterAid’s Overflowing Cities: ...

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