Syed Shah Nasir Khisro, national convenor of FANSA Pakistan has extensive experiences working in the water and sanitation sector for the past two decades. He shared that he has attended the World Water Forums, the fifth one in Istanbul, Turkey and the sixth one here in Marseille, France.
Purna Chandra Misra, National Convenor of FANSA India participated in the 6th World Water Forum 12-17th March in Marseille. Isabella Montgomery, Communications Coordinator at FAN Global spoke to Mishra about his learning experiences at the forum.
Shafiqul Islam from Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM), a member of FANSA Bangladesh, has lots of experiences with water, sanitation and hygiene promotion activities in his country. This year was his first opportunity to participate in the 6th World Water Forum in Marseille, France. Read about his experience in his own words.
When P. Rajamohan Reddy of FANSA in India attended the 6th World Water Forum in March, he found just the tool he was looking for.
Dr Suman Shakya, Executive Director at Environment and Public Health Organization (ENPHO), Nepal, shares how participating in the 6th World Water Forum was was useful to him as a platform for networking with organizations at the global level in the context of water scarcity and sustainable access.
At the FAN Global side event at the 6th World Water Forum, Venkatesh Aralikatty, FANSA's GTF Regional Coordinator, presented FANSA's GTF work on Rights based approaches for Equitable and sustainable development.
Eklavya Prasad, a campaigner with Megh Pani Abhiyan (Cloud Water Campaign) and a member of Freshwater Action Network South Asia, felt that the space that has been provided to civil society in the 6th World Water Forum seems to be superficial, primarily because of the kind of symbols that the corporations were promoting.
Masud Hasan, Coordinator for Watsan and Technology Section at Village Education Center (VERC) shares his learning from the 6th World Water Forum.
Hilda Grace, a member representative from FANSA and the Butterfly Effect NGO coalition, presented civil society commitments at 6th World Water Forum 16 March 2012. Read her speech and watch a video of her presenting
At a ceremony in Governor House Punjab in Lahore on 23 March, 2012, Mr Malik Nazir Ahmad Wattoo, the Founder and President of the NGO Anjuman Samaji Behbood, Faisalabad, received the