Handbook on community-led total sanitation

Kar, K., Chambers, R. (2008)

Published in: 2008

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Prepared with the support of Plan International (UK), Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

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Kar, K., Chambers, R.

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This handbook has been developed from experiences with Community-Led Total Sanitation (CLTS) since December 1999. These have been in Bangladesh, India, Cambodia, Indonesia, Mongolia, Nepal, China and Pakistan in Asia; in Uganda, Zambia, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Kenya and Sierra Leone in Africa; in Bolivia in South America; in Yemen in the Middle East; and in other countries. Users of this handbook must feel free to use its guidelines the way they find best. The methods described are not the only ways of implementing CLTS. Users are encouraged to use their own best judgments at all times and innovate locally appropriate approaches and tools to achieve and enhance community participation and empowerment leading to total sanitation and beyond.

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Kar, K., Chambers, R. (2008). Handbook on community-led total sanitation. Prepared with the support of Plan International (UK), Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

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