Achieving universal access to adequate, sustainable and equitable sanitation services (Babati Town, Tanzania)

2016 - 2018 • WaterAid

Purpose

This project aims to identify which service delivery model to apply where and at what scale for universal access to sanitation in an urban location.

Activities

A cross-sectional study using both qualitative and quantitative methods will be applied to understand: 1) what motivates and drives people (households) to invest in and improve sanitation and hygiene practices in an urban context; 2) what drives institutions (government, donors, NGOs, authorities), and private sectors to invest and/or improve sanitation and hygiene practices in an urban context; 3) the main economics, social, political and institutional determinants of success for urban authorities to design and implement an inclusive sanitation and hygiene plan; and 4) the risks and potential factors (including public health hazards) that drive hygiene and sanitation behaviour change.

In addition, the study will contribute to development of Babati town-wide sanitation and hygiene adaptive master plan that promotes inclusive, sustainable and affordable hygiene and sanitation services for all. It will also contribute to the development of the ongoing of the Town Master Plan led by the Babati Town Council.

Location

Detailed location of main activity  Countries of activity

Objectives

This study therefore aims to contribute to answering the largely unanswered question in urban sanitation - how to identify which service delivery model to apply where and at what scale? The research project aims to contribute to the sector's understanding of how to achieve sustainable universal access to sanitation services in Babati Town, with a view to eventually up-scaling this lessons on sanitation in other urban areas of the country. Secondly, the study aims to demonstrate the conditions under which municipalities and citizens can co-produce and implement a town-wide sanitation plan that can deliver inclusive and sustainable sanitation services to all.

Contact information

Connie Benjamin
Login to see the e-mail-adress of the contact person.

Filter tags

Behaviour change Cities Enabling environment and institutional strengthening International NGO Operation, maintenance and sustainable services Other funding source or unspecified Political processes and institutional aspects Politicians and local decision makers Specific to one or several countries Sub-Saharan Africa Tanzania, United Republic of Urban (entire city)

Links

WaterAid
London
United Kingdom


International NGO focused on water, sanitation and hygiene in low-income countries

view profile page

Share this page on    


Follow us on    

SuSanA Partners  currently 328 partners

Show all partners »

Sanitation events

SuSanA newsmail

Stay informed about the activities of SuSanA and its partners. The SuSanA newsmail is sent out around four times per year. It contains information about news, events, new partners, projects, discussions and publications of the SuSanA network.

Subscribe to newsmail »

Latest tweets mentioning SuSanA

Tweets mentioning SuSanA »

Stockholm World Water Week 2018!

World Water Week is organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place in Stockholm, Sweden. It has been the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues since 1991. Individuals from around the globe also present their findings at the scientific workshops.

More information can be found on the SWWW website »

SuSanA meetings

Jobs

 


close  

 

Resources and publications

Our library has more than 2300 publications, factsheets, presentations, drawings etc. from many different organisations. It continues to grow thanks to the contributions from our partners.

Add item to library »

The three links below take you to special groups of items in the library for more convenient access:

Projects

The project database contains nearly 400 sanitation projects of many different organizations dealing with research, implementation, advocacy, capacity development etc. Advanced filtering functions and a global map are also available. Information on how and why this database was created is here.

People working for SuSanA partners can add their own projects through their partner profile page. You might need your SuSanA login upgraded for this purpose. Please contact us if you would like to add a project.


Trainings, conference and events materials

Missed important conferences or courses? Catch up by using their materials for self study. These materials have been kindly provided by SuSanA partners.

Regional chapters

Use the map or the search tool to access the most relevant information and knowledge products for your region or country. This includes relevant resources, events, partners or projects.

Shit flow diagrams (SFDs), excreta flow diagrams

Shit flow diagrams (SFDs) help to visualize excreta management in urban settings. Access SFDs and more through the SFD Portal.

 


close  

 

Discussion forum

Share knowledge, exchange experiences, discuss challenges, make announcements, ask questions and more. Hint: Your discussion forum login is the same as your SuSanA login. More about the forum's philosophy »


Integrated content

We are hosting content from some other communities of practice and information-sharing portals. This section also provides a link to SuSanA's Sanitation Wikipedia initiative.

Suggest content to add »

SuSanA partners

Not yet a SuSana partner? Show your organisation's support to SuSanA's vision and engage in  knowledge sharing by becoming partners.

Apply to become a partner »


Individual membership

Register as an individual member of SuSanA free of charge. As a member you can interact with thousands of sanitation enthusiasts on the discussion forum.  You can also get engaged in one of our 13 working groups and our regional chapters. Our FAQs explain the benefits further.

By getting a SuSanA login you can fully participate in the SuSanA community!

Register as a member

Login


Forgot your password?

 


close