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Women as WASH Leaders: Achieving Equitable Access to WASH Services in Ghana
Research has shown that the burden of water collection disproportionately affects women and children.
The Leak Squad: Caring for Water Resources in Madagascar
Take a look at how the leak detection team at JIRAMA, the national water utility in Madagascar, is at the forefront of preserving Antananarivo's most precious resource.
A Journey of Institutional Change: Extending Water Services to Nairobi’s Informal Settlements
This Topic Brief sets out the process of institutional change undergone by Nairobi City Water & Sewerage Company (NCWSC) to extend services to the informal settlements of Nairobi.
Madagascar's Urban Water Challenge (360 degree film)
On the outskirts of Madagascar’s capital city, Antananarivo, getting enough water every day can be a difficult task.
Female-friendly public and community toilets: a guide for planners and decision makers
The 'Female-friendly guide', published in October 2018 and written by WaterAid,
A Guide to Strengthening the Enabling Environment for Faecal Sludge Management: Experience from Bangladesh, Kenya and Zambia
This guide presents an introduction to conceptualising and strengthening the enabling environment for faecal sludge management (FSM) services in low-income urban areas.
Water and Development Alliance (WADA) 2.0 - Madagascar
The Water and Development Alliance (WADA) Madagascar project will lead to better health and cleanliness through improved access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) services.
USAID and Coca-Cola Launch Partnership Improving Access to Water and Sanitation Services for 450,000 Malagasy People
The Water and Development Alliance (WADA) Madagascar project will lead to better health and cleanliness through improved access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) services Tuesday, April 25, 2018
Sanitation Service Delivery
USAID/West Africa’s Sanitation Service Delivery (SSD) Program seeks to dramatically scale-up sanitation services delivery through market-based approaches that strategically complement the recent policy shifts and massive demand generatio
Clean Kumasi: Digital Tools to Transform Urban Waste Management
In the fall of 2012, IDEO.org partnered with Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor to tackle the issue of open defecation.