The Sanitation and Water for All Sector Ministers’ Meeting will support the achievement of the water, sanitation and hygiene-related targets of the SDGs by “WASHing away inequalities”. It will bring together ministers responsible for water, sanitation and hygiene, senior government officials, civil society, private sector, donors, development banks, UN agencies and academia under the theme, ‘Leave No One Behind’ (LNOB).
The Meeting will seek to increase awareness and understanding of LNOB, its relationship with water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH), and relevant implications for leadership, partnership, planning and finance.
Organized by the Sanitation and Water for All global partnership, co-convened by the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), and hosted by the Government of Costa Rica, the Meeting will be held immediately after the LatinoSan conference.
dates: 4-5 April 2019
location: San Jose, Costa Rica