Globally there are many challenges to achieving Sustainable Developent Goal (SDG) targets focusing on water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH), including lack of funding, inadequate coordination across stakeholders and sectors, and week long-term oper
This four-part webinar series will demonstrate recent and innovative advances in approaches to operation and maintenance (O&M) of water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) infrastructure in developing countries by USAID partners and allied organiza
Globally, governments have set ambitious targets for universal access to safe drinking water and improved sanitation by 2030. Yet, most water utilities struggle from under-investment resulting in poor service quality.
In East Africa only 10 percent of fecal sludge is safely treated, and the problem worsening with increased urbanization and population growth. Despite the need, new treatment facilities are not coming online quickly.
This Water and Development Technical Brief provides an overview of the important factors to consider when designing a rural water activity and information on the strengths and weaknesses of various possible water service delivery models.