Agenda for Change members at Stockholm World Water Week

Join sessions that feature Agenda for Change members to learn more about their work strengthening WASH systems! 

Sunday 25 August

Time / Room

Session title

Conveners (Agenda for Change member in bold)

09.00-10.30
Room: L9

Including all: participatory approaches in water governance and programmes

BRAC / Development Organisation for the Rural Poor / IRC / Kenya Water and Health Organization / Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Netherlands / Rural Water Supply Network / Simavi / Stockholm International Water Institute / Water Services Regulatory Board Kenya / Wetlands International

09.00-10.30
Room: M5

Shared and public toilets: equitable access everywhere

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit / Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany / Global Communities / The World Bank Group / University of Leeds / Water & Sanitation for the Urban Poor / WaterAid / World Health Organization

11.00-12.30
Room: M2

Sanitation guidelines and sanitation workers: improving health, safety and dignity

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation / International Labour Organization / SNV / The World Bank Group / WaterAid / World Health Organization

11.00-12.30
Room: M5

What Do Underserved Water Consumers Really Want?

Conrad N. Hilton Foundation / Jibu / Osprey Foundation / Safe Water Network / Water4

12.00-16.00
Radisson Blu

Agenda for Change Steering Committee Annual Strategic Meeting (closed)

All Steering Committee representatives

16.00-17.30
Room: M2

Getting the foundations right for sustainable and pro-poor financial solutions

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit / IRC / The World Bank Group / Water.org

16.00-17.30
Room: M6

Mobilising national and local governments for human rights to WASH

Development Organisation for the Rural Poor / End Water Poverty / Government of Serbia / Institute of Public Health of Serbia / Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the Human Right to Safe Drinking Water and Sanitation / Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, France / Rural Water Supply Network / Simavi / SNV / United Nations Economic Commission for Europe / University of Technology Sydney / WASH United / WaterAid / World Health Organization

14.00-15.30
Room: M4

Missing billion: What is needed for disability inclusive WASH

Amplify Change / Human Rights of Women and Girls with Disabilities Uganda / Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency / The World Bank Group / United Nations Children’s Fund / WaterAid

16.00-17.30
Room: M4

Social Art for Behaviour Change: Contributing towards achievement of SDG6

FEMSA Foundation / Inter-American Development Bank / One Drop / The Coca-Cola Foundation

(Water For People’s work in Guatemala will be highlighted)

All day

Photo exhibition: The Water Effect
Upper circle interior: between main entrance and event floor entrance  

WaterAid and H&M Foundation

     

Monday 26 August

Time / Room

Session Title

Conveners (Agenda for Change member in bold)

08.00-10.00

Agenda for Change Breakfast: Evidence of Stronger Systems (invitation only)

All members + guests

10:00-noon

Systems strengthening community of practice learning & sharing event (tentative)

Agenda for Change + MWA plus others TBD

14.00-15.30
Room: L12

Addressing the elephant in the room: Accountability for SDG6

AquaFed / Freshwater Action Network / IRC / Sanitation and Water for All / United Nations Children’s Fund / United States Agency for International Development

16.00-17.30
Room: L9

CSO, change makers and allies with government in reaching SDG6

African Civil Society Network on Water and Sanitation / Coalition Eau / End Water Poverty / Fresh Action Network Mexico / Freshwater Action Network South Asia / Government of the Netherlands / IRC / SaciWATERs / Sanitation and Water for All / Simavi / Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council

16.00-17.30
Room: M4

Do No Harm, reaffirming principles and practices in WASH

DFAT Water for Women Fund / International Womens Development Agency / SNV / Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council / WaterAid

All day

Photo exhibition: The Water Effect
Upper circle interior: between main entrance and event floor entrance  

WaterAid and H&M Foundation


Tuesday 27 August

Time / Room

Session Title

Conveners (Member in Bold)

09.00-10.30
Room: M3

"Small Towns Sanitation" Episode 3: reaching viable services for all?

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit / i-San Associates / Programme Solidarité Eau / Sandec at Eawag / Sustainable Sanitation Alliance / The World Bank Group / WaterAid

09.00-10.30 Room: L9

Tapping into the future: Universal access to sanitation

Agua y Saneamientos Argentinos / Bremen Overseas Research and Development Association / CAF - Development Bank of Latin America / Inter-American Development Bank / International Water Association / Latin American Association of Water and Sanitation Utilities / United Nations University - Institute for Integrated Management of Material Fluxes and of Resources / Water For People

11.00-12.30
Room: L9

Remote WASH: Quality and lasting services for rural communities

Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology / Inter-American Development Bank / One Drop / PepsiCo Foundation / Spanish Cooperation Agency for International Development / Water For People

11.00-11.45
Room: M1

Women in Water: Modernizing Utilities through Inclusive Approaches

Global Water Partnership / Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency / The World Bank Group / United States Agency for International Development / WaterAid

11.00-12.30
Room: M4

A WASH-Nutrition Reality Check – Perspectives and a Pakistan case

Action contre la faim / Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit / Global Handwashing Partnership / Max Foundation / Multi Sectoral Action for Nutrition / Sanitation and Water for All / Scaling Up Nutrition Movement / Sustainable Sanitation Alliance / The German WASH Network / The World Bank Group / United Nations Children’s Fund / WaterAid / World Health Organization

14.00-15.30
Room: M5

Are WASH services climate ready? Vulnerability assessment and adaptation options.

Department for International Development UK / Global Water Partnership / Programme Solidarité Eau / WaterAid / World Health Organization

16.00-16.30
Room: TBD

Strong water and sanitation systems need strong government

IRC

16.00-17.30
Room: M5

MHM: Health and dignity for all

Columbia University / IRC / London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine / The Case for Her / The German WASH Network / United Nations Children’s Fund / United States Agency for International Development / WASH United / Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council / WaterAid

16.00-17.30
Room: L11

Monitoring public financial flows and influencing pro-poor budgets

Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability / Development Organisation for the Rural Poor / IRC / Rural Water Supply Network / Simavi / Water Integrity Network

16.00-17.30
Room: L10

What opportunities for WASH at EU level?

European Commission / WaterAid

All day

Photo exhibition: The Water Effect
Upper circle interior: between main entrance and event floor entrance

WaterAid and H&M Foundation


Wednesday 28 August

Time / Room

Session Title

Conveners (Member in Bold)

09.00-09.30
Room: TBD

How can improving water, sanitation and hygiene benefit business

Diageo / GAP Inc. / HSBC / Unilever / WaterAid

09.00-10.30 Room: L9

Unlocking finance for “leaving no one behind” in the Americas

FEMSA Foundation / Inter-American Development Bank / Water For People / Water.org / World Resources Institute

14.00-15.30
Room: M4

Performance financing for reliable last mile rural water access

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit / FundiFix / University of Oxford / Vergnet Hydro / Water for Good / Water Mission / Whave

14.00-15.30
Room: M1

The Power of Catalyzing Women's Leadership to Advance WASH Adoption

CARE India / GAP Inc. / Institute for Sustainable Communities / United States Agency for International Development / Water.org / WaterAid

16.00-17.30
Room: L11

Strategic Approaches to Integrating and Measuring Gender Dimensions

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation / Biomass Controls / Duke University / Emory University / Stockholm Environment Institute / University of Cranfield / University of Technology Sydney / WaterAid

16.00-17.30
Room: M4

Outside our comfort zone: cross-sector integration for inclusive WASH

Simavi / SNV / WaterAid

16.00-17.30
Room: L9

Urban water resiliency: a coordinated response from source to settlement

Conrad N. Hilton Foundation / Department for International Development UK / RAIN: The Replenish Africa Initiative / The Nature Conservancy / Water & Sanitation for the Urban Poor / Water For People

Evening
Room: TBD

Photo exhibition/drinks reception

WaterAid

All day

Photo exhibition: The Water Effect
Upper circle interior: between main entrance and event floor entrance 

WaterAid and H&M Foundation


Thursday 29 August

Time / Room

Session Title

Conveners (Member in Bold)

09.00-10.30
Room: M6

Towards inclusive water and sanitation –Integrating ecosystem and watershed management

AguaTuya / Conservation International / HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation / Stockholm Environment Institute / Sustainable Sanitation Alliance / UNDP-SIWI Water Governance Facility / Water For People

11.00-12.30
Room: L12

Innovation: Business as unusual. 21st century: grey, green or in-between?

Inter-American Development Bank / International Water Association / Microsoft / Stockholm International Water Institute / Water Foundry;

Panel Moderator: Eleanor Allen, CEO at Water For People

14.00-15.30
Room: L12

Innovation: Business as unusual. The pitch: accelerating innovation

Inter-American Development Bank / International Water Association / Microsoft / Stockholm International Water Institute / Water Foundry;

Judge: Eleanor Allen, CEO at Water For People

16.00-16.45 Room: M1

Accountability for Water: how to put the last first

End Water Poverty / Kenya Water and Sanitation Civil Societies Network / Oxfam / Water Integrity Network / Water Witness International / WaterAid

16.00-17.30
Room: L10

Subsidies, fees, and funding blends that leave no one behind

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit / Osprey Foundation / Safe Water Network / The World Bank Group

16.00-17.30
Room: M5

Container Based Sanitation: affordable and innovative services for all

Clean Team Ghana / Container Based Sanitation Alliance / EY / Loowatt / Osprey Foundation / Sanergy / Sanivation / SOIL / Stone Family Foundation / University of Leeds / University of Oregon / Vitol Foundation / x-runner

16.00-17.30
Room: M6

Power of Self-Assessment - Triggering Action for WASH in Schools

Bremen Overseas Research and Development Association / Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit / Development Organisation for the Rural Poor / German Toilet Organization / Health through Water and Sanitation / Save the Children / Simavi / Sustainable Sanitation Alliance / Swiss Water and Sanitation Consortium / Terre des Hommes / The German WASH Network / Water Integrity Network / Welthungerhilfe / Women Engage for a Common Future

All day

Photo exhibition: The Water Effect
Upper circle interior: between main entrance and event floor entrance 

WaterAid and H&M Foundation