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Comparative performance of rural water supplies during drought
In Ethiopia, prioritising access to groundwater,...
Monitoring as an entry point for improving water supply maintenance services in Afar, Ethiopia
Rethinking rural water supply maintenance in Ethiopia: from fix-on-failure to comprehensive...
Global water policy and local payment choices in rural Africa
Higher payments for rural water services in Kwale...
WASH systems strengthening in the Central African Republic
The NGO Water for Good believes it is possible to...
A local systems analysis for rural water services delivery in South Ari and Mile, Ethiopia
This report summarises the strengths of the...
Sustaining rural water : a comparative study of maintenance models for community-managed schemes
Emerging trends and practical recommendations for...
WASH Systems strengthening in Rwanda - podcast
Keeping community managed handpump systems going
This paper proposes a framework of elements that...
Parts of the system : supply chains and operation and maintenance (O&M) in Amhara, Ethiopia
This paper summarises results of a study about...
Enhancing community participation in operation and maintenance of water and sanitation facilities : presentation for the First Northern Uganda Regio...
Enhancing community participation in operation and maintenance of water and sanitation facilities : presentation for the First Northern Uganda Region - presentation
Report on duty-travel to the Rahad Irrigation Scheme, Sudan September 27 - October 14, 1980
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Managing a small-scale piped water supply system as a business : part one: trainers notes
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Sanitation in peri-urban areas : 5 case studies based on research carried out by IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre
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Sanitation in Kibera : a case study outline and some future directions
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Water, sanitation and village health : a community organization and participation approach in the United Republic of Tanzania
Constraints and key approaches in water supply and sanitation for low income urban neighbourhoods
Case studies on community self-improvement
This paper reviews eighteen case studies of community/household self-improvement related to water supply, sanitation and environment.
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Key aspects of water and sanitation in emergencies
Report of first backstopping mission to the Netherlands-supported water supply and sanitation programmes in Namibia
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Operation and maintenance of sanitation systems in urban low-income areas in India and Thailand : report on a joint research programme, 1989-1993
This study reviews the performance, use and operation and maintenance requirements of sanitation systems in low-income areas in India and Thailand...
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Operation, maintenance and use of rural water supplies in the Indo-Dutch Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Programme : discussion paper
This paper is the third discussion paper on longer-term Indo-Dutch cooperation in the field of rural water supply and sanitation. It presents an...
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A manual on operation and maintenance for community water supply systems
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Water and sanitation 89 - a synthesis : cross-analysis of five evaluations concerning drinking water supply and sanitation projects
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On-site sanitation : building on local practice
This manual has been written to provide an insight into the cultural and social aspects which influence sanitation development. It also gives an...
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Comparative review of project experiences in Indonesia, Malawi, Sri Lanka and Zambia
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Ten years of experience : Community Water Supply and Sanitation Programme, Pokhara, Western Development Region, Nepal
The developments and achievements over a ten-year period of the Community Water Supply and Sanitation Programme, Pokhara, in hill areas of the...
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Draft guidelines on cost recovery in community water supply and sanitation.
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International training seminar on community water supply in developing countries : a compilation of papers presented during the seminar held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 6-10 September, 1976
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Participation of women in water supply and sanitation : roles and realities
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The local decade : men, women and agencies in water and development : report on the international symposium to support the International Drinking Water Supply and Sanitation Decade
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The environment of simple water supplies : a selected and annotated bibliography in support of Public Standpost Water Supplies
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Status report on community education and participation activities and recommendations : report on the First Meeting of Community Participation Advisory Group
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Financing and cost recovery
This TOP provides an overview on financing and cost recovery for the water supply and sanitation services sector in rural and low-income urban areas...
National workshop on community management of water supply and sanitation programmes, Livingstone, Zambia, July 1994
Volume I : final report ; Volume II : background paper and presentations on project experences.
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