IWC hosts WASH 2016 conference in Brisbane
The International WaterCentre, in partnership with the Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the Australian WASH Reference Group, is excited to be hosting the WASH FUTURES conference at the Convention and Exhibition Centre Annex in Brisbane from 16-20 May 2016.
The conference will have a particular focus on the challenges of private sector participation in WASH, and equity, as crosscutting themes. The 5-day program comprises a 2-day conference (16-17 May) and 3 days of training workshops (18-20 May). The program will focus primarily, but not exclusively, on:
- Improving WASH service levels and service sustainability
- Moving WASH beyond the household
- Integrating hygiene to ensure health outcomes
- WASH and water security.
More information on WASH FUTURES is available on the IWC website http://www.watercentre.org/services/events/wash2016.
Keynote speaker confirmed
World renowned WASH specialist Bruce Gordon, from the World Health Organization is confirmed as a keynote speaker.
Abstracts now closed
We have been overwhelmed by the amount of abstracts and thank everyone who put forward a submission!
You can follow the lead up to the conference on Twitter (@WASHConf2016).
You can also find us on LinkedIn (International WaterCentre Page and WASH Conference 2016: WASH Futures Discussion Page).