This report explores the common themes that emerged from a meeting with 17 WASH advocates at Stockholm World Water Week in 2015.
|Title||Policy innovation to accelerate change : moving WASH advocacy forward in 2016 and beyond|
|Publication Type||Conference Report|
|Year of Publication||2015|
|Authors||WASH Advocates, IRC|
|Publisher||WASH Advocates and IRC|
|Place Published||Washington, DC, USA|
|Keywords||advocacy, cross-sectoral collaboration, knowledge sharing|
Advocacy for water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) is a critical piece to achieving universal coverage of WASH services within the next 15 years. While WASH advocates face common challenges, such as barriers to translating evidence for policy or complicated political processes, there are several key ingredients to successful advocacy and ways that advocacy for WASH can move forward.