• Brief
    This brief is part of 
  • Resource Collection
    SWS is developing a body of knowledge about the cost of different systems approaches, their benefits, and what is needed to sustain them; how to effectively apply these approaches to new or existing activities; the conditions that support and inhi
  • Video
    Improving WASH Evidence-Based Decision-Making (IWED) is a program under Water for Africa through Leadership and Institutional Support (WALIS) that supports demand-driven initiatives identified by se
  • Video
    Improving WASH Evidence-Based Decision-Making (IWED) is a program under Water for Africa through Leadership and Institutional Support (WALIS) that supports demand-driven initiatives identified by se
  • Interagency Story
    The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation has partnered with the U.S. Geological Survey and the Brazilian National Water Agency (ANA) since 2016, providing training and technical assistance for water resources management.
  • Interagency Story
    Countries that face challenges with water quality, quantity, and accessibility cannot begin to address these issues without effective governance frameworks.
  • Activity Collection
    View and filter USAID activities & projects with a governance and/or finance focus. Check out USAID Water's overview of governance & finance.
  • Resource Collection
    In order to improve water security and public health, it is vital that water and sanitation utilities practice good governance and stand on strong financial foundations.
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    Sound governance is essential to achieving water security. USAID seeks improvements in water governance and financing by promoting best practices that strengthen WASH service provision and countries’ transition away from donor assistance.
  • Resource Collection
    Reliable financing is critical to helping countries transition away from donor assistance in the water and sanitation sectors, which is one of the reasons that improved governance and finance are core objectives of the U.S.