Soutien Sans Frontières

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Soutien Sans Frontières (SSF) is a humanitarian agency committed and dedicated to fight structural poverty, hunger, political oppressions, and injustices and create strong voice for the less fortune and vulnerable members of the communities in Sool and Sanaag regions. SSF is excited and energized to promote the course and call for humanity, alleviate human suffering and provide timely humanitarian assistance to vulnerable & destitute people in need without any form of reciprocity in return, SSF supports communities and affected groups regardless of their race, religion, political affiliations, sex and doesn’t discriminate people based on their social status.
In order to achieve the above ideals, milestones and vision for the people of Sool, Sanaag and Cayn regions SSF has come up with 6 pillars and themes of development interventions to be implemented in 6 years starting from 2017 to 2022 to improve target vulnerable local communities social economic conditions through the implementation of emergency, recovery and development project activities.

Read more about their activities and projects related to water HERE.

News

  • Summary – WWW Session: “Addressing Discrimination and Neglect in WASH: An Uncomfortable Conversation”

    A panel discussion on Addressing Discrimination and Neglect in WASH: An Uncomfortable Conversation took place at Stockholm World Water Week on 29 August 2019. It included interventions from 6 organisations under the auspices of the Swiss Water Partnership, and was facilitated by Kerstin Danert (Skat). This session addressed the specific needs of people who are often neglected or […]
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  • Presentation & Photo SB Meeting 17th October 2019

    LINK to Presentation of the 16th SB Meeting at EBP Schweiz | Zürich THANK YOU!
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  • SWP Youth Water Group | Kick-Off Meeting

     Discussing Bern-ing Questions at the first SWP Youth Water Group Meeting Swiss Young Voice – Swiss young expertise for a water secure world SWP Youth Water Group – Kick-off Event blog post author: Indira Urazova, supported by Elodie Feijoo Seara and the SWP Secretariat On September 25, 2019, young minds from all over Switzerland gathered […]
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  • World Water Camp – Call for Masterstudents

    To all the Young Water Experts, check out the opportunity to join the World Water Camp 2020! The VIA University College of Denmark and a number of Danish sponsors have gone together to create a possibility for 50 students from all over the world to win a fully paid trip to Denmark in connection to […]
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  • New Tool: Blue Peace Index

        The Blue Peace Index 2019 has been developed by The Economist Intelligence Unit with support from the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation. The Blue Peace Index is a unique mechanism for comprehensively assessing what countries and basins are doing to manage water sustainably and equitably. Aimed at policy makers, practitioners, international organisations and […]
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  • New SDG Water Data Portal

    The SDG 6 Data Portal was launched this summer at the World Water Week 2019 in Stockholm and brings together data on all the SDG 6 global indicators and other key social, economic and environmental parameters. Through maps, charts and tables, the portal offers tailored options for visualization and analysis of the data, including on […]
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Events

Webinar SDG 6Tuesday, 20. June 2017 to Tuesday, 27. June 2017
Watershed Management Seminar – Example Freibourg, CHTuesday, 27. June 2017 Auditorium Joseph Deiss
Aguasan Networking ApéroThursday, 29. June 2017 Schloss Spiez
Event on Water Risk at the G21 – Swisstainability ForumThursday, 29. June 2017 Swiss Tech Convention Center EPFL, Lausanne
Save the Date: SWP Event on GroundwaterSunday, 27. August 2017 Stockholm City Conference Center
SWP Booth and Innovation Tent at the WWWSunday, 27. August 2017 to Friday, 01. September 2017 Stockholm City Conference Center
Invitation: Swiss Reception at the World Water WeekMonday, 28. August 2017
Event at Swiss Booth in StockholmThursday, 31. August 2017
Webinar: Introduction to Remote Sensing of Harmful Algal BloomsTuesday, 05. September 2017 to Tuesday, 26. September 2017
Discovery Days 2017Thursday, 07. September 2017 to Friday, 08. September 2017 EAWAG
High Level Panel on Water & PeaceThursday, 14. September 2017
MOOC: A Resilient Future: Science and Technology for Disaster Risk ReductionFriday, 15. September 2017
Invitation – 1st Asian International Water WeekWednesday, 20. September 2017 to Saturday, 23. September 2017
Call for Application – European Youth Parliament for WaterSunday, 01. October 2017 to Saturday, 07. October 2017
European Water Stewardship ConferenceWednesday, 04. October 2017
NSL Colloquium: Common Water – The Future of an Alpine ResourceSaturday, 21. October 2017 ETH Zürich
International IWA Conference “S2small2017”Sunday, 22. October 2017 to Thursday, 26. October 2017
Save the Date: SWP Learning EventThursday, 26. October 2017 ETH Zürich
SWP Learning Event “Assessment of Surface and Groundwater”Thursday, 26. October 2017 NADEL
SWISS WATER INTEGRITY AWARD 2017Tuesday, 31. October 2017
E-Learning Course: Introduction to Water DiplomacyMonday, 06. November 2017 to Sunday, 03. December 2017
SAVE THE DATE: SDG WATER EVENTWednesday, 08. November 2017
SDG Water EventWednesday, 08. November 2017 Allresto
Vertiefungskurs: Sedimentmanagement in FliessgewässernWednesday, 22. November 2017 EAWAG Dübendorf
Regional Youth MeetingThursday, 23. November 2017 to Monday, 27. November 2017
Climate Change: The Clock is Ticking – Swiss Innovations and Engagement for Safe Drinking Water and SanitationTuesday, 28. November 2017 sanu future learning ag
Grey, green or hybrid? The Potential of nature-based solutions for DRRWednesday, 06. December 2017 to Thursday, 07. December 2017 ABZ Spiez
Grey, Green or Hybrid? The Value of Nature-Based Solutions for DRRWednesday, 06. December 2017 to Friday, 08. December 2017
Geneva Water Hub – Water Talks No. 4Thursday, 01. February 2018
Journées Biennales des Géosciences et de l’EnvironnementMonday, 12. February 2018
Youth and Water IIThursday, 15. February 2018
Save the Date: SWP Info Event on the SWP-Financing FacilityFriday, 02. March 2018 HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation,
Youth and Water IFriday, 16. March 2018 to Friday, 23. March 2018
Call for Application “ReSource Award” 2019 (Swiss Re Foundation)Friday, 16. March 2018
Call for Participation: Swiss Booth at World Water Forum 2018Sunday, 18. March 2018 to Friday, 23. March 2018
SWP Member Workshop for World Water DayThursday, 22. March 2018 Caritas Switzerland
Call for Application: SWEP Communication CoordinatorMonday, 26. March 2018
Innovate for Water | Nairobi, KenyaThursday, 26. April 2018 to Friday, 27. April 2018
Apply for the Cewas Start-Up Programme 2018Monday, 30. April 2018
SWP General Assembly 2018Tuesday, 29. May 2018
Clean Water and Sanitation – related SDG’s and rights in KenyaMonday, 11. June 2018
Aguasan WorkshopMonday, 25. June 2018 to Friday, 29. June 2018
Tech4Dev 2018 International ConferenceWednesday, 27. June 2018 to Friday, 29. June 2018 Swiss Tech Convention Center EPFL, Lausanne
Call for Papers: Tech4Dev 2018Wednesday, 27. June 2018 to Friday, 29. June 2018
Save the Date: Tech4Dev 2018 – Voices of the Global SouthWednesday, 27. June 2018 to Friday, 29. June 2018
Tech4Development: Early bird registration extended!Wednesday, 27. June 2018 to Friday, 29. June 2018 SwissTech Convention Center
Swiss Events at Stockholm World Water WeekSaturday, 25. August 2018 to Friday, 31. August 2018
Book a Slot at the Swiss Booth!Sunday, 26. August 2018 to Friday, 31. August 2018 Stockholm City Conference Center
SWP Learning Event “Assessment of Surface and Groundwater”Thursday, 06. September 2018 NADEL
Deadline Extended! SWP Learning Event “Surface and Ground Water”Wednesday, 05. September 2018 to Thursday, 06. September 2018 NADEL
Special Seminar: Water, sanitation, and hygiene in international humanitarian response | Prof. Daniele LantagneWednesday, 19. September 2018 to Thursday, 20. September 2018 Forum Chriesbach C20, Eawag Dübendorf
LEARNING EVENT: DRR and water – from local infrastructure to the watershed levelThursday, 25. October 2018
Innovate4Water Abuja | WaterpreneursMonday, 26. November 2018 to Wednesday, 28. November 2018
F2F Event “Facing Climate Change”Wednesday, 28. November 2018
Seminar on Transboundary Water GovernanceWednesday, 28. November 2018 to Thursday, 29. November 2018
Innovate for Water – KisumuWednesday, 06. February 2019 to Thursday, 07. February 2019
Call for Abstracts: 1st World Summit on Leave no One BehindWednesday, 06. February 2019 to Friday, 08. February 2019
International Climate Show | LausanneWednesday, 13. February 2019 to Thursday, 14. February 2019
Geneva Water Hub | Lunch DiscussionMonday, 18. March 2019
Launch of the AWS Standard 2.0Thursday, 21. March 2019 to Friday, 22. March 2019
Global Water Summit | LondonMonday, 08. April 2019 to Wednesday, 10. April 2019
Water Talks Series “Exploring Dam Politics: Rivalries, Power and Hope”Thursday, 25. April 2019
Matchmaking Event: WATER SUPPLY PROJECT ANGOLATuesday, 30. April 2019
35. Aguasan Workshop | Call for ApplicationsSunday, 12. May 2019 to Friday, 17. May 2019
SWP General Assembly 2019Wednesday, 12. June 2019
Exchange of experiences on WASH | Forum of the “Federation Vaudoise Cooperation”Thursday, 26. September 2019
Ohne Wasser kein Leben!Saturday, 26. October 2019 to Sunday, 24. November 2019
SWP at Geneva Peace Week 4.-8. Nov 2019Thursday, 07. November 2019 Room VIII, Palais des Nations
Exploring the Potential of Nature-based Solutions for Sustainable DevelopmentThursday, 21. November 2019 Berner Bildungszentrum Pflege
Climate Show 26th November 2019 | Sierre, ValaisTuesday, 26. November 2019 Aqua4D

Thematic expertise

Geographic expertise

Contact Person

Dr. M. Luetscher - marc.luetscher@isska.ch

Projects

  • Join the cewas Start-Up Program

    Kickstart your own business with the cewas Start-up Programme! The cewas Start-up Programme supports dedicated entrepreneurs to develop their business ideas for a sustainable development of the water and sanitation sector. cewas is a Swiss-based non-profit competence centre combining expertise in sustainable water, sanitation and resource management with business innovation. The cewas Start-up Programme consists […]
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  • Water Convention Singapore 2018 – Call for Papers!

    Apply Now – Water Convention 2018: Call for Papers The Water Convention, which is the main event at the SIWW, welcomes water practitioners and leaders to share their best practices, strategies and applied technological solutions which address the challenges and provide opportunities under the following domains or themes: Delivering Water from Source to Tap Effective […]
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Documents

English

2016 Annual Report [pdf - 7.87 MB]
Global Programme Water – Portfolio 2017 [pdf - 15.62 MB]This document describes the Portfolio for 2017 of the Global Programme Water. The endeavours of the Global Programme Water meet key global challenges related to the management of water resources, including access to drinking water and the productive use of water in agriculture, [...]
Global Programme Water – Strategy 2017-2020 [pdf - 1.84 MB]This document describes the new Strategy 2017-2020 defined by the Global Programme Water. The Global Programme Water (GPW) is a catalyst promoting policy changes and the implementation of innovative solutions. It is a bridge builder, positioning water and sanitation on the international [...]
SWP Statutes 2016 [pdf - 514.33 KB]