Two Samburu women collecting clean water from borehole in desert. Samburu. Kenya.

Two women collecting clean water from a borehole in Samburu, Kenya. Photo: Hugh Sitton / Getty

32nd SuSanA Meeting – online 22nd August 2022

This meeting will take place right before World Water Week, on Monday from 9:00 – 17:00 CEST. It will be an exciting day of learning and exchange with support and contributions from SuSanA Partners, Members, Working Groups, Regional Chapters and many more. SEI’s Linus Dagerskog will moderate the session on “Food security and productive sanitation” and present his work with the ‘Clean and Green framework‘ currently being piloted in Burkina Faso in partnership with WaterAid. Learn more and register .

SuSanA Face-to-Face Meeting (Sun, 28.08, 1.00-4.00pm, SEI offices)

We invite allSuSanA members present in Stockholm for an informal meeting on Sunday prior to the on-site conference to discuss and reflect on the past, present, and future of SuSanA. See you at the SEI headquarter’s offices where we will be waiting for you at the SEI lounge.

Game Session (Sun, 28.08, 4.30-6.30pm, SEI offices)

Right after the meeting, we’ll offer for all gamers at heart in our SuSanA community the opportunity to test two innovative board games relevant for our sector, namely the WASH! Game from Viva con Agua and the RECLAIM Game from SLU. May the best win, but let’s not forget to have fun!

SuSanA drinks and dinner (Sun, 28.08 from 6.00pm, venue to be confirmed)

Any plan for Sunday evening? For those who wish, let’s have drinks and dinner together before the start of the on-site conference! The venue will be confirmed soon, make sure that your contact is in the Stockholm World Water Week attendance list ( here  ), so we can keep you updated.

Stronger Together! Water Women Monday Morning Coffee Session – Women in Water Informal Mentoring (29 August, 8.30-10.00 CEST, Scandic Continental, Vasagatan 22, Stockholm) 

After two years of online meetings, are you wondering how to get your networking going or get the mentoring you need? SuSanA warmly invites you to join us for the special morning session “Water Women Monday Informal Mentoring” that will involve top tips from senior water women, insights from you and your colleagues, and a chance to network and delve into mentoring. Get ready to make the sector a good place for female water professionals. Meet new colleagues, learn skills, inspire others, and get inspired. 

Find more information here

This event is hosted by the Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA) in partnership with the Global Waters Partership (GWP) and in cooperation with the African Women Sanitation Professionals Networks, Women in Water Diplomacy Network, Women for Water Partnership, the Community of Women in Water, Women in Water & Sanitation Network, and others.

Stronger Together! Water Women Monday Evening Mingle and Networking (29 August, 17.30-20.30 CEST, Scandic Continental, Vasagatan 22, Stockholm) 

How many of the amazing water women do you know? There are always more than you think! 

World Water Week is a great place to network, but after two years of limited in-person meetings, are you a bit hesitant about remembering how to network in-person? SuSanA warmly invites you to a feel-good start into the networking week: Please join us for a women-only meet and mingle over drinks offering you the opportunity to meet other amazing women from around the world who share your passion for tackling water challenges. This is a great chance to expand your network! 

Find more information here .

SuSanA is an informal network of people and organisations who share a common vision on sustainable sanitation and who want to contribute to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, in particular SDG6. Learn more on the SuSanA website.