UN Peacekeeping helps countries navigate the difficult path from conflict to peace. We have unique strengths, including legitimacy, burden sharing, and an ability to deploy troops and police from around the world, integrating them with civilian peacekeepers to address a range of mandates set by the UN Security Council and General Assembly.
Twaweza means “we can make it happen” in Swahili. Twaweza works on enabling children to learn, citizens to exercise agency and governments to be more open and responsive in Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda. We have programs, staff and offices across all three countries, and a world respected practice of learning, monitoring and evaluation. Our flagship programs include Uwezo, Africa’s largest annual citizen assessment to assess children’s learning levels across hundreds of thousands of households, and Sauti za Wananchi, Africa’s first nationally representative mobile phone survey. We undertake effective public and policy engagement, through powerful media partnerships and global leadership of initiatives such as the Open Government Partnership
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The primary objective of the cluster is to ensure that affected people have safe, equitable, and sustainable access to sufficient quantity of water for drinking, cooking, and personal and domestic hygiene.
WASHwatch is as an online platform for consolidating monitoring of WASH commitments. Government and donor commitments made to WASH are publicly presented and monitored, and commented on by civil society. All WASHwatch monitoring criteria are objective, transparent and easily comparable against data sets across countries. With detailed data presenting in an easy to understand format, WASHwatch provides civil society with tools to collaborate, communicate and inform policy.
Organization Description: Water for South Sudan delivers direct, transformative and sustainable quality-of-life service to the people of South Sudan by efficiently providing access to clean, safe water and improving hygiene and sanitation practices in areas of great need.
The Water Point Data Exchange (WPDx) is the global platform for sharing water point data. By establishing a platform for sharing water point data throughout the global water sector, WPDx will add value to the data already being collected. Through bringing together diverse data sets, the water sector can establish an unprecedented understanding of water services. Sharing this data has the potential to improve water access for millions of people as a result of better information available to governments, service providers, researchers, NGOs, and others.
WFP is the world's largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide, delivering food assistance in emergencies and working with communities to improve nutrition and build resilience. Each year, WFP assists some 80 million people in around 75 countries.
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The Global Health Observatory provides data and analyses on global health priorities. Each theme provides information on global situation and trends highlights, using core indicators, database views, major publications and links to relevant web pages on the theme
The World Health Organization (WHO) is the directing and coordinating authority for public health within the United Nations system. The WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean is one of WHO’s 6 regional offices around the world. It serves the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region, which comprises 21 Member States and Palestine (West Bank and Gaza Strip), with a population of nearly 583 million people.
Windle Trust International is a British not for profit educational organisation operating in the Eastern African region providing education and training opportunities for people affected by conflict such as refugee, IDs or those emerging out of conflict. We work in South Sudan, Sudan and closely linked with Windle Trusts in Kenya and Uganda. We train teachers, education manage, provide education in emergency, do advocacy for education, work with governments on policy and development issues that affect education. In addition we also provide both undergraduate and postgraduate scholarship to conflict affect student in their own countries and in theUK. We are registered in England and Wales as a Charity, registration No. 1092835
World Concern Development Organisation (WCDO) is a Christian humanitarian and development organization that seeks to help poor, marginalized people improve their lives through programs focusing on education, micro-enterprise, agriculture, health, water, sanitation and hygiene. WCDO is incorporated as a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization, and in its last fiscal year assisted more than 7,700,000 people in 13 countries, implementing programs in Haiti, Africa, and Asia. In Africa, WCDO has operations in Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Chad and Uganda. WCDO adheres to the Code of Conduct of the International Committee of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and NGOs in Disaster Relief, the Humanitarian Charter and minimum standards of the Sphere Project, and the Plan of Action and Core Principles of Codes of Conduct on Protection from Sexual Abuse and Exploitation in Humanitarian Crises. As a member of InterAction, the largest umbrella organization for voluntary agencies registered in the United States, WCDO adheres to their private voluntary organization standards and is required to report on compliance