ENGR. SULEIMAN H. ADAMU,FNSE ATTENDS 2019 SWA SECTOR MINISTER’S MEETING IN SAN JOSE, COSTA RICA
The Honourable Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman H Adamu, FNSE lead Nigeria delegation to the SWA Sector Ministers’ Meeting (SMM) now happening at San Jose, Costa Rica. The 2-Day Ministerial meeting will end tomorrow 5th April 2019. The SWA Ministerial meeting is to support the achievement of the water, sanitation and hygiene-related targets of the Sustainable Development Goals.The meeting’s format will also allow discussion of the implications on planning and resource requirements, as well as create opportunities for exchanging best practices and agree on the process for engaging finance and planning ministries.
Participants include high-level representatives from civil society, external support agencies, research and learning institutions and the private sector and will provide a forum to understand the needs of countries and how best to collectively support them. As an international community, it will be an opportunity to agree on how to track progress and contribute to the UN Follow-up and Review process of the SDGs.