Can an ambitious public-private partnership lead to the successful delegation of rural water supply management to small businesses for an entire country in sub-Saharan Africa? Benin offers a test case.
Challenge 1: All over the world, including in India, transgender individuals are targets of discrimination and often lack legal recognition of their gender identity and access to essential services such as education, employment, a
DESUWACO supplies water to over two million Nigerians in Delta state. The utility employs 445 people, but only 15 percent are women. When women serve as leaders and employees, businesses benefit and company performance improves.