Projects that integrate water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH interventions, climate resilience and fresh water conservation are more efficient and sustainable.
|Title||Connecting water, sanitation and hygiene with fresh water conservation and climate resilience : the need to facilitate integration in development assistance|
|Publication Type||Briefing Note|
|Year of Publication||2014|
|Secondary Title||NRDC issue brief|
|Pagination||12 p. : photogr., map|
|Publisher||Natural Resources Defense Council|
|Place Published||New York, NY, USA|
This issue brief argues the case that projects that integrate water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH interventions, climate resilience and fresh water conservation are more efficient and sustainable. It examines barriers to and opportunities for project integration with a specific focus on those funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). In particular the development and use of indicators that encourage integration are stressed. Examples of successful integrated USAID projects are provided.