MWA Featured in Hilton’s “Travel with Purpose” Progress Report

A Year of Impactful Partnership The Millennium Water Alliance (MWA) is thrilled to be highlighted in the recent “Travel with Purpose” progress report by Hilton and the Hilton Global Foundation. This recognition underscores our shared commitment to enhancing sustainable water access and management in Ambessame Town, Ethiopia, in line with Hilton’s ambitious 2030 goals. Transforming…

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New Platform Will Promote Integrated Water Management in Ethiopia’s Amhara Region

The newly launched Amhara Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM) – Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) Platform in Ethiopia aims to address the pressing water resource management challenges in the Amhara region. Located in the strategically significant Tana Subbasin, the region struggles with issues like water scarcity, environmental degradation, and the lack of coordinated water governance.…

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MWA Welcomes The Water Project as New Member

April 25, 2024, Washington, DC – The Millennium Water Alliance (MWA) welcomes its newest member organization, The Water Project, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing reliable water projects to communities in sub-Saharan Africa since 2006. MWA, headquartered in Washington, DC, and Nairobi, Kenya, is the alliance of NGOs, research institutions, and private sector companies working in…

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Celebration of the Tenth Anniversary of the Water for the World Act at Major WASH Event on Capitol Hill

March 21, 2024, Washington, DC – Nearly 200 representatives of government, industry, NGOs, and research institutions in the water, sanitation, and hygiene sector joined together on Capitol Hill to celebrate 10 years of the Sen. Paul Simon Water for the World Act. The Millennium Water Alliance, the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO,…

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Learning to Action: MWA’s ‘Liquid Assets’ Event Explores Carbon Financing in Water Security

On March 20, 2024, “Liquid Assets: Carbon Credits in Water Conservation, Access, and Security” webinar, presented by the Millennium Water Alliance (MWA) in partnership with the University of Colorado Boulder (UCB) and WaterAid, highlighted the intersection of carbon finance and water security, marking a significant step forward in the sustainable management and conservation of global…

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Millennium Water Alliance Awarded New USAID STAWI Program in Kenya

Nairobi, Kenya, January 10, 2024 – Advancing the goal of practical and scaled localization in the WASH sector, the Millennium Water Alliance (MWA) is excited to announce its award of the Sustainable Transformational and Accessible Water Interventions (STAWI) program funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).The five-year initiative, called STAWI Mashinani (“at the…

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