A handpump is to a safe water system what a propeller is to an airline: essential but not enough
We rely on complex systems, but we are "systems blind"
To celebrate World Toilet Day, let’s talk sanitation systems not just toilets.
The theme for this year is "Water, ecosystems and human development".
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Hygiene cost effectiveness study in Bhutan
IRC's WASHCost methodology was used to assess the costs and efficacy of WASH-related hygiene promotion interventions in Bhutan under the SSH4A programme.
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Information about the symposium.
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Early bird registration ends 2 November 2018. Abstract deadline 24 September 2018.
Study demands strong accountability mechanisms for countries to stay on track with WASH targets.
Tourism-related economic losses from inadequate sanitation are estimated to be US$ 266 million.
Empowering civil society with transparency tools to aid in the fight against lagging WASH budgets.
Delivering good water, sanitation and hygiene services not just to a few people for a while but to everyone forever requires a fundamental shift in the way we all think and work together.
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We support national governments to lead development processes and direct funding to where it is most effective and needed.
When we stop asking how much it costs to dig a well and start asking how much it costs to provide access to drinking water forever, everything changes.
No matter how good the infrastructure is, if it isn't hygienically used and operated, people's lives and health will not be improved.
Around the world, fewer than one in three people have access to adequate sanitation. We want to change that.
Water security is about ensuring that people have sustainable access to unpolluted water to meet their needs.
It's not just what you know, it's what you do with that knowledge that matters. Doing monitoring better and making it count is our focus.
41 timeless stories that showcase our complex relationship to water; a precious resource that unites us all.
This week's Weekly WASH Graph presents an infographic and a graph, the combination of which reflects what we think should be the core content of WASH...