|Title||System dynamics modelling as a tool for assessing rural water sustainability|
|Publication Type||Conference Paper|
|Year of Publication||2019|
|Authors||Chintalapati, P, Walters, J, Javernick-Will, A, Linden, K|
|Secondary Title||All systems go! WASH Systems Symposium, The Hague, the Netherlands, 12-14 March 2019|
|Pagination||7 p.: 5 fig.|
|Place Published||The Hague, The Netherlands|
|Keywords||causal loop diagram, rural water services, stock flow diagram, sustainability, system dynamic modelling|
System dynamics modelling is a tool that has been used for decades in business management and economics applications, but little focus has been applied to the WASH sector.
Specifically, this paper discusses the use of causal loop diagrams and stock flow diagrams as methods to better understand the systemic drivers affecting sustainability of rural water service delivery.