Coalition Eau's 'Manifest'Eau': joining forces for the right to drinking water and sanitation for all

In the run-up to France’s municipal elections, Coalition Eau and numerous partners are launching a campaign titled “Water is a right” to mobilise the government and elected representatives to address persisting challenges related to water and sanitation access in France and worldwide.

Legal activism, research and advocacy to catalyse change: The Socio-Economic Rights Institute of South Africa (SERI)

Photos: SERI

The Socio-Economic Rights Institute of South Africa (SERI) is a non-profit organisation and public interest law clinic that provides professional and dedicated socio-economic rights assistance to individuals, communities and social movements. We focus our research, advocacy and litigation in three thematic areas: securing a home, making a living and expanding political space.

Zambia pushes to make handwashing a habit!

Ahead of Global handwashing Day on 15 October 2016 - Jessy Sing’ute, Research and Advocacy Officer at Vision Africa Regional Network (VAREN) tells us about their activities and actions to help make handwashing a habit in Zambia.

VAREN is joining millions of people across the globe in raising awareness and sensitising people on the importance of handwashing. This is in line with this year’s Global Handwashing Day theme “Make Handwashing a Habit” which emphasises the need to consistently practice handwashing with soap for it to be more effective.

The Right to Water in France: the Bill has been adopted!

Great news of successful advocacy by French EWP members! Blog post written by Kristel Malegue, Coordinator at Coalition Eau. 

On Tuesday 14th June 2016, Bill no. 2715 on the effective implementation of the human right to water and sanitation was adopted by the French National Assembly at its first reading.