Water/Sanitation

January 31, 2019

Ebook: 19 on 2019 – Predictions on Local Government from 19 Experts

From transportation services to fostering equity and inclusion in the workplace, local governments play a central role in day-to-day life across the globe. Reflecting on key […]
November 5, 2018

Photo Feature: Municipal Waste Recycling Program

  Eight million tons of plastic waste are discarded into the word’s ocean annually- the equivalent of dumping an entire garage struck of plastic into the […]
October 25, 2018

From Waste to Work: Taking Action on Ocean Plastics

  The United Nations projects that by 2050 over two-thirds of the world’s population will live in cities. Ninety percent of that increase will take place in Asia […]
October 3, 2018

USAID Urban Champion: Mike Keshishian

Mike Keshishian is a Local Government Specialist in USAID’s Office of Democracy, Rights and Governance. He has worked for USAID since 1998, with a primary focus […]
September 12, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 30 August 2018

USAID New Resource Hub: Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) Global London and other major global cities commit to waste reduction declaration (8/28/18) Source: Envirotec Magazine Global Population […]
May 12, 2016

Reform of the Urban Water and Sanitation Sectors in South Sudan: Project Final Report

The SUWASA project in South Sudan was implemented over a 42 month period to promote a structured, formal and systems-oriented approach to urban water and sanitation […]
May 4, 2016

Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene PLUS in Bangladesh

This project supports healthy households and communities by creating and supporting interventions that lead to improvements in access, practice and health outcomes related to water supply, […]
May 3, 2016

Reforming the Water and Sanitation Sector Challenges in Corporatizing Service Provision: The Case of Jordan

The project recommended and implemented the most suitable option for the operation and maintenance of the Greater Amman, Jordan water & sanitation services, which covers approximately […]
May 3, 2016

Urban Solutions: Metropolitan Approaches, Innovation in Urban Water and Sanitation and Inclusive Smart Cities

Evidence-based research is the foundations upon which decisions about urban policies and priorities must be made. To encourage a new generation of urban scholars, practitioners, and […]
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