WASH stands for water, sanitation and hygiene. The term WASH is an abbreviation introduced around 2001 to emphasise the importance of looking at water, sanitation and hygiene services in an integrated way to achieve health impact. WASH, in fact, consists of sub-sectors, each often with their own independent set-up. [See: Wikipedia - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WASH]
Sharing experiences of a joint initiative supporting CSOs in India to improve their technical capacities and enhancing their involvement in tracking decentralised WASH budgets as well as improving their utilisation.