Saturday, February 4, 2023
HomeDevelopmentWaterAid to lobby for priotising wash projects in SADC region

WaterAid to lobby for priotising wash projects in SADC region

By Dorica Mtenje

LILONGWE-(MaraviPost)-The ongoing Peoples Summit under the banner Southern Africa People’s Solidarity Network (SAPSN) on the sidelines of SADC summit in the capital Lilongwe, Malawi appeals to the region’s leaders to mobilize domestic resources for investment in clean water,safe sanitation and good hygiene.

Executive Director for WaterAid ,Robert Kampala made the call on Wednesday, August 18, 2021 during SAPSN thematic break away session.

Kampala said water aid invites government to heed a vital call to action committing at the highest political level.

He said the SADC member states should use their human a and financial resources and investment to accelerate towards the implementation of sustainable goal number 6.

Kampala said water aid has transformed thousands lives with safe water decent toilets and good hygiene.

He observes that from 2019 to 2020 the organization reached 573,825 people with clean water 431,296 people with sanitation of 3,893.045 with hygiene and handwashing facilities.

Kampala added that his organization recently supported SADC to develop a region -wide hygiene strategy the first of its kind for the development entity of 16 countries to support strong leadership commitment and accountability in creating culture of hygienic across all levels of government society.

Water aid is leading global non governmental organization campaigning for universal wash.

The Maravi Post has over one billion views since its inception in December of 2009. Viewed in over 100 countries Follow US: Twitter @maravipost Facebook Page : maravipost Instagram: maravipost    
Maravi Post Reporter
Maravi Post Reporter
Op-Ed Columnists, Opinion contributors and one submissions are posted under this Author. In our By-lines we still give Credit to the right Author. However we stand by all reports posted by Maravi Post Reporter.

Most Popular

Recent Comments

The History of online Casinos – Agora Poker – hao029 on The History of online Casinos
Five factors that will determine #NigeriaDecides2023 - NEWSCABAL on Leadership Is Difficult Because Governance Is Very Stubborn, By Owei Lakemfa
Asal Usul Texas Holdem Poker – Agora Poker – hao029 on The Origins of Texas Holdem Poker
Malawi has asked Mike Tyson to be its cannabis ambassador - Techio on Malawi lawmaker Chomanika against Mike Tyson’s appointment as Cannabis Brand Ambassador over sex offence
Finley Mbella on Brand Chakwera leaks Part 1
Maria Eduarda Bernardo on The 2021 Guide to Trading Forex Online
Atsogo Kemso, Political Foot Soldier on Why MCP and UTM Alliance Will Fail
Em. Prof. Willem Van Cotthem - Ghent University, Belgium on Malawi army, National bank cover Chilumba barrack with trees
Christopher Murdock on Why dating older woman is dangerous?
Samantha The Hammer on Why dating older woman is dangerous?
Muhindo Isevahani on The Cold War Against TB Joshua
JCON/SCOAN/BKN(888/8885/8808) on The Cold War Against TB Joshua
Keen Observer on Jesse Kabwila, Then and Now
Francesco Sinibaldi on Advertising in 2020 and beyond