Skip to main content
TitleA decade of water point mapping
Publication TypeWebinar
Year of Publication2015
AuthorsSugden, S, Sitolo, T, Byrns, S, Pearce, J, Greggio, E, Stephens, E
Date Published01/2015
Type of WorkWebinar report
Publication LanguageEnglish

This webinar organised by RWSN on 30 September 2014 reviewed the development of WPM over the past decade, focusing on Malawi, the first country in which the practice was introduced. The key presenters provided dual perspectives of NGO and government actors, which demonstrated the varied methodologies for reporting water supply data, the extent to which data monitoring has impacted decision making and its role in extending equitable and sustainable service delivery. Presentations and discussion assessed the practice, policy, tools and technologies of monitoring and WPM, following its evolution and bringing to question whether WPM is currently a practical and sustainable solution given the reality of resources and government capacities.[authors abstract]

Citation Key81554



The copyright of the documents on this site remains with the original publishers. The documents may therefore not be redistributed commercially without the permission of the original publishers.

Back to
the top