Freshwater Action Network
– grassroots influencing on water and sanitation


Introduction and Proposed Goals and Targets on Sustainable Development for the Post2015 Development Agenda


Poverty eradication is the greatest global challenge facing the world today and an indispensable requirement for sustainable development. We are therefore committed to freeing humanity from poverty and hunger as a matter of urgency.

The UN Deputy Secretary-General is launching a global campaign to end open defecation

On Wednesday 28th May the UN Deputy Secretary General will be launching a new campaign to end open defecation. If you are interested you will be able to watch the launch event live on the internet through this link:

Water fountains will be installed in schools - Mexico


In Mexico there´s a whole generation that doesn´t know what water fountains are. Bottled water industry has controlled the market while public services delivery has been neglegted. This has made of Mexico the largest consumer of soft drinks in the world, consuming 163 liters per person in one year and the largest consumer of bottled water, 234 liters per person per year.

World Water Development Report 2014, Water and Energy

In view of the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals, likely to include increased access to water and energy services, this fifth edition of the United Nations World Water Development Report (WWDR 2014) seeks to inform decision-makers (inside and outside the water and energy domains), stakeholders and practitioners about the interlinkages, potential synergies and trade-offs, and to highlight the need for appropriate responses and regulatory frameworks that account for both water and energy priorities.

FANMex to collaborate with France Libertés Foundation

The Foundation France Libertés is collaborating with FANMex on a project looking at indigenous perspectives on the right to water.

Ceremonia de clausura del Año Internacional de Cooperación de Agua

La ceremonia de clausura del Año Internacional de la Cooperación en la Esfera del Agua tuvo lugar los días 5 y 6 de diciembre en la Ciudad de México.

Día Mundial del Saneamiento Básico 19 de noviembre de 2013

Hoy se celebra a nivel mundial el Día de Saneamiento Básico o también conocido  como el Día del Inodoro. 

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