House Committee to Vote on Water for the World Act on Nov 19
The House Foreign Affairs Committee has announced that HR 2901, the Sen. Paul Simon Water for the World Act, will be marked up in the full committee on Wednesday, November 19 – World Toilet Day! Check our advocacy pages for more details leading up to the vote. We expect prompt action by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee as well, and we are working to get the bill approved by both chambers before the end of the 113th Congress in December!
Safe Sanitation ImpactThe small community of Atuntun in central Kenya is the latest in the Millennium Water Alliance Read more...
MWA Announces Creation of New Kenya Trust to Accelerate Progress on WASHWith the help of Former Kenya President Mwai Kibaki, MWA is pleased to announce a new entity to work with the Government of Kenya and other partners to meet the goal of 100% coverage for safe water and sanitation by the year 2030. See the official announcement HERE.
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“DE PRONTO MI VIDA Y LA DE MI FAMILIA CAMBIO”Soy GUMERCINDA LOPEZ CHILEL, madre de 3 hijos, actualmente vivo en el caserío... read more...
The Millennium Water Alliance is a 501(c)(3) coalition of America’s leading charities working to bring clean, safe drinking water and sanitation to millions of the world’s poorest people in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Founded in 2002, MWA seeks to advance high standards for program quality, transparency, and accountability, and work with its members to bring to scale effective and sustainable water, sanitation, and hygiene education solutions. MWA is a strong advocate for US leadership in effective foreign assistance, and is part of a global coalition to raise awareness of and commitment to water and sanitation.