EVENTS & NEWSMAKERS
On November 24, 2013, WASH Solutions Vice President Minh Chau Nguyen signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Professor Nguyen Huy Nga of Vietnam's Health Environment Management Agency. The signing formalizes a partnership that will improve individual and community health and hygiene through education and mobilization of approximately 20,000 poor households to install hygienic latrines through results-based financing with funding from the Australian government.
EMW President John Anner was a featured panelist at the Sankara Eye Foundation Symposium on "Scaling Up Social Impact" Friday, November 15 at the Microsoft Silicon Valley Campus in Mountain View, CA.
Lisa Nash, CEO of EMW’s Blue Planet Network Division, was a speaker at this year’s Social Venture Partners “Audacious Philanthropy” Conference in Palo Alto, CA (Oct 17 – 19), on the topic, "The Evolution of a Collective Action Network." She shared insights on the challenges and rewards of building an online community of expert water organizations.