Freshwater Action Network
– grassroots influencing on water and sanitation

March 2010

World's Longest Toilet Queue

Toilet queue, Burkina Faso, a very long and wide street filled with people

World Water Day 2010 took place on 22 March and saw a world record breaking attempt to create the world's longest toilet queue.

FAN's strategy

Reviewing our future direction

First Central American Communal Water Management Fair

The first Central American fair on community water management Nuestra Agua took place from 19 to 24 March 2010 in the CENAC center in San Jose, Costa Rica.

Towards a common strategy in Latin America

At the January meeting in Costa Rica, FAN’s three partner networks in Latin America – FANCA, FAN MEX and FANAS – proposed to work together to create a pan-Latin American strate

Governing Council refocuses secretariat

Members of the Governing Council

The Governing Council meeting in January saw Board members gather for an intensive session where lots of plans were made for the future and a new focus for the secretariat of s

FAN's second global communications workshop, Costa Rica

Prakash presenting the challanges faced by the coms team, photo by andre pol

FAN's second global communications workshop, which took place at the end of January in Costa Rica, was a rich and productive three days and a valuable chance for FAN's communications officers