WaterAid: Advocacy Sourcebook

“The primary aim of The Advocacy Sourcebook is to assist WaterAid staff and partner organisations in drawing up advocacy action plans that aim to improve the water supply and sanitation situation of the poorest people in the countries where they work. However, The Advocacy Sourcebook is written and structured so as to be useful to any individual, group or organisation …

Wisdom from Everyday Development: A collection of vignettes from South Africa

This collection of stories of change brings together various short vignettes from community based organizations in South Africa under five key themes from programme work in country. The key areas of focus of these stories are: food security and livelihoods; active citizenship; gender and vulnerability; embracing community complexity; and partnerships. These are all crucial areas in the way Oxfam Australia …

How Oxfam is facilitating change in water and sanitation management in Tajikistan

In Tajikistan, water is a key resource in emergencies, and for irrigation and drinking water, yet its management is chaotic, which often leads to breakdowns in water supply systems. Many communities have resorted to taking drinking water directly from irrigation canals and rivers. Oxfam has been working for nearly three years with the government and key water sector players to …