Promoting Improved Sanitation and Hygiene: Beyond Infrastructure
The presentation contains examples from USAID's Hygiene Improvement Project between 2004-10 in Ethiopia and Madagascar. It elaborates the investments (both in hardware and services) that need to be made to improve access to water and sanitation. Major points include the 1)the Systems Approach 2)Hygiene Improvement Framework 3)Focus on Behavioural change 4)Prioritizing sustainability and 5) Increased Coverage at all levels to reach public impact.
Presentation given at: 4th African Water Week (AWW)
Session 8, Subtheme 1: "Water and Sanitation for Development" - "Sustainable sanitation and the role of hygiene in the value chain"