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Global Water and Sanitation Center

12 Jan 2024
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Project budget– 283.4 million THB

Project location – Asia region

Donor- Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Project duration – September 2022- October 2025

Primary SDG Goal of focus: 6. Clean Water and Sanitation 

Related SDG Goals of Focus: 1. No Poverty; 11. Sustainable Cities and Communities

Description: The project establishes a center of excellence, Global Water and Sanitation Center (GWSC) at the Asian Institute of Technology to expedite and support Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene strategy in Asia and beyond by working with the governments, international financing institutions & other development partners. Founded in November 2022, GWSC aims to accelerate access to clean water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) for all in Asia by 2030, through assembling a catalytic platform of bright minds, experts, innovations and fundings to tackle challenges in the sector to make a real difference in improving lives.