World Water Week 2021

Organized by SIWI World Water Week 2021 August 23-27, 2021 RSVP Hosted and organized by SIWI, World Water Week is the leading annual global event for concretely addressing the planet’s major water issues. In 2021, World Water Week 2021 will be held entirely online, 23-27 August, with the theme Building Resilience Faster. Are you hosting an event soon?…

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Advocacy Updates ~ July 13, 2021

Administration News Biden administration releases global COVID-19 response and recovery framework  On July 1, the White House released its U.S. COVID-19 Global Response and Recovery Framework, which outlines five objectives to achieve its overarching goals of ending the pandemic and strengthening global recovery and readiness for future pandemic threats. These objectives include: 1) accelerating equitable…

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AFRICA Regional Leaders Summit on WASH in Healthcare Facilities

Organized by World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa (WHO-AFRO) AFRICA Regional Leaders Summit on WASH in Healthcare Facilities April 23, 2021 RSVP Friday, April 23, 2021 10:00 AM – 1:00PM CAT Hosted by the WHO AFRO with participation from national leadership Simultaneous English/French translation will be provided **Note for those in US, this event…

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COVID-19 and WASH: What We Know and What’s Next

Organized by USAID COVID-19 and WASH: What We Know and What’s Next March 11, 2021 RSVP Water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) is intricately connected to the COVID-19 pandemic. While WASH is essential for both prevention and recovery, the impacts of COVID-19 have created new challenges to accessing these services. Ensuring global water security in this…

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WASH During COVID-19: What We Know So Far

Organized by InterAction WASH During COVID-19: What We Know So Far September 15, 2020 RSVP InterAction’s Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) Working Group, in coordination with the new International Water and Sanitation Caucus, invites you to the inaugural Caucus event, “WASH During COVID-19: What We Know So Far.” Featuring remarks from International Water and Sanitation…

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Special COVID-19 Series Two-Panel Event: The Intersection of Wash and Health Systems Resiliency

Organized by Partnership for Quality Medical Donations  Special COVID-19 Series Two-Panel Event: The Intersection of Wash and Health Systems Resiliency June 16, 2020 RSVP PQMD invites you to participate in two timely dialogues on COVID-19 and WASH.  Quality water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) infrastructure and programs at healthcare facilities are critical for long-term resiliency and…

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GHC NEWS FLASH: Global Health Roundup 4/3/2017

GHC and the Global Health Community Huddle to Prepare for the World Health Assembly The upcoming Seventieth World Health Assembly (WHA70) (May 22-31) in Geneva, Switzerland will convene WHO member states in order to set global health priorities for the coming year. Notable topics on the agenda include the election of a new WHO Director-General;…

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