SPLASH research program on sustainable sanitation service chains in low-income urban areas in Sub-Saharan Africa

2011 - 2014 • SDC (Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation), SPLASH project


Five research projects in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Senegal, Ghana, Cameroon, Mozambique investigate aspects of sanitation service provision in urban areas, from the household to final disposal.


The SPLASH Sanitation Research Programme, led by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, is funding five research projects in sub-Saharan Africa investigating aspects of sanitation service provision in urban areas, from the household to final disposal.

The countries in which the research is being applied are Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Senegal, Ghana, Cameroon, Mozambique.


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The SPLASH Sanitation Research Programme is jointly financed by ADA (Austria), DFID (UK), MAEE (France), SDC (Switzerland), SIDA (Sweden) and BMGF (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation).

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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Cameroon Enabling environment and institutional strengthening Faecal sludge treatment processes Ghana Government-owned entity (not university or research) Kenya Mozambique Operation, maintenance and sustainable services Public awareness, advocacy and civil society engagement Rwanda Senegal Specific to one or several countries Sub-Saharan Africa Technology comparisons Treatment of faecal sludge Uganda Urban (entire city) Urban informal settlements (slums)


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