2014. WWW. Africa AHEAD / SEI Side Event

 Side Event at the World Water Week Conference, Stockholm

Date: Sunday, 31st August, 2014                                                                                 Time: 9am – 12.30 pm

Venue: Room K16/17

Title: Securing Water, Energy, Sanitation and Livelihoods through Consensus: Community led approaches in Africa

Convenor: Africa AHEAD www.africaahead.org

Co-convenor: Stockholm Environment Institute www.sei-international.org

To register:  http://programme.worldwaterweek.org/event/securing-water-energy-3460

This seminar provides  a unique opportunity to understand the social psychology of the CHC Model as well as hearing first hand examples drawn from case studies in Zimbabwe, Rwanda and Uganda, with similar examples of community led approaches in Kenya and Benin.This is  an opportunity for discussion and debate as to whether the CHC Model is replicable at scale in other developing countries as we seek practical ways to ‘Fight poverty post 2015 by securing access to energy, food and water’.

Updated Programme:
Chair       Dr Arno Rosemarin, Stockholm Environment Institute

08.55          Introduction
09.00       Dr. Juliet Waterkeyn, CEO, Africa AHEAD.

“I am Not  Nothing  Now” – Empowering  Women through  Community Health Clubs

09.20     Anthony Waterkeyn, Chairman, Zimbabwe AHEAD.

Vision  5×5: Seeing is Believing

09.40    Dan Wolf, Director, International Lifeline Fund
Mobilsing Communities for Improving Water, Energy and                           Sanitation in Uganda

10.00   Lisa Nash, Director, Blue Planet Network.

Sharing the Power  of Community Health Clubs

10.10   Arno Rosemarin on behalf of Dr. Fidele Ngabo, Head of                                Maternal &  Child Health,  Ministry of Health, Rwanda.

Hygiene Behaviour Change through CBEHPP in Rwanda

10.30      Tea break

10.50         Nelson Ekane, Stockholm Environment Institute.                                              Community-based Sanitation Programs in Burera District,                          Rwanda

11.10          Dr. Caroline Ochieng, Stockholm Environment Institute
Feasibilty and Sustainabilty of Financial Incentives for                                   Health in a Kenyan Community

11.30          George de Goijer, Embassy of the Netherlands, Benin.
Community Sanitation and Hygiene in Benin

11.50           Discussion with participants

12.20         Summary