African water regulators meeting the challenges of COVID 19: A webinar on what worked best

African water regulators meeting the challenges of COVID 19: A webinar on what worked best

On 19 November 2020, CRIDF and ROCKBlue co-hosted an event with the Eastern and Southern Africa Water and Sanitation (ESAWAS) Regulators Association and the African Forum for Utility Regulation (AFUR) to look back at water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) efforts during the first nine months of the COVID-19 pandemic. Under the title Effectiveness of WASH-based…

Upping the flow: Phase 1 water supply upgrades in Tanzania’s Makonde Plateau close to completion

Upping the flow: Phase 1 water supply upgrades in Tanzania’s Makonde Plateau close to completion

With the restrictions on movement and massive disruption of supply chains caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, maintenance and development of infrastructure has been stalled in many parts of the world. This has had consequences for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals, which prioritise access to clean water and sanitation. In the Makonde Plateau of…

CRIDF hosts webinar on the GESI Toolkit to support the USAID Resilient Waters Program

CRIDF hosts webinar on the GESI Toolkit to support the USAID Resilient Waters Program

In the context of water, gender is not just a women’s issue. As women are the primary users and managers of water, particularly in rural areas, it is essential that projects aimed at improving access to water, and related infrastructure, services and value chains, take into account their needs. Recently, CRIDF hosted an online workshop…