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Funding recurrent costs for improved rural water services

WASHCost global infosheet 3 narrates WASHCost's general findings on rural water services, which have led to the team's development of cost benchmarks of providing a basic service level. In particular, development of WASHCost cost benchmarks on water were based on findings on the level of service received by communities living in rural and peri-urban countries; user interaction with boreholes and handpump schemes; and user interaction with piped schemes. This infosheet concludes with a list of suggested actions to undertake in continuing WASHCost's work.

TitleFunding recurrent costs for improved rural water services
Publication TypeMiscellaneous
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsWASHCost
Secondary TitleWASHCost global infosheet
Volume3
Pagination5 p.; 2 tab.; boxes
Date Published12/2012
PublisherIRC
Place PublishedThe Hague
Publication LanguageEnglish
Keywordsbenchmarking, rural communities, rural supply systems, water supply
Abstract

WASHCost global infosheet 3 narrates WASHCost's general findings on rural water services, which have led to the team's development of cost benchmarks of providing a basic service level. In particular, development of WASHCost cost benchmarks on water were based on findings on the level of service received by communities living in rural and peri-urban countries; user interaction with boreholes and handpump schemes; and user interaction with piped schemes. This infosheet concludes with a list of suggested actions to undertake in continuing WASHCost's work.

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