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- DocumentChurch World Service, 2016The CWS Water for Life program has had transformative impacts in East Africa. Water for Life has benefitted 182 communities across the drylands of Kenya -- Kitui, West Pokot, Baringo and Turkana counties – and rural households in Gairo, Tanzania.Document
The importance of water, sanitation and hygiene for lymphatic filariasis and leprosy care and inclusionWateraid, 2016Lymphatic filariasis (LF) and leprosy are neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) representing a significant global burden of disease morbidity. Like most NTDs, LF and leprosy are most prevalent in poor, rural and marginalised populations. NTD prevalence is becoming known as a ‘proxy for poverty and disadvantage’.DocumentSaciWATERs / The South Asia Consortium for Interdisciplinary Water Resources Studies, 2016The southern Indian city of Hyderabad has seen unprecedented growth and is an emerging megacity. Some processes in its rapid urbanisation and development have had serious repercussions and are proving to be a threat to the city and its environs.OrganisationSaciWATERs, the South Asia Consortium for Interdisciplinary Water Resources Studies, is a policy research institute based in Hyderabad, India.DocumentArsenic Knowledge and Action Network, 2016An honest effort was attempted against Arsenic in Madhusudan Kathi village in North 24 Pargana district of West Bengal. That effort is now reciting a success story today.OrganisationTrisanita is a platform for journals of environmental sanitation.Organisation
University of Malawi (UNIMA)Teaching and research university. Departments include:DocumentInternational Initiative for Impact Evaluation, 2012This briefing, the second issue of the Evidence Matters series, distills policy relevant evidence from a recent 3ie systematic review ‘Willingness to pay for cleaner water in less developed countries". The review summarises research from Bangladesh, Ghana, Kenya and Zambia. Some of the lessons learned include:DocumentUNDP - World Bank Water and Sanitation Program, 2009Unimproved sanitation and hygiene have a wide array of impacts, which can be categorized into impacts on health, water, time use, and tourism. This study shows that a significant number of people living with unimproved household sanitation impose a large financial and economic loss on the Lao PDR economy; not only to private individuals but also to the public and commercial sectors.Document
Mainstreaming gender into Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) programmes: a training manual for water professionalsGender and Water Alliance, 2009The training manual on mainstreaming gender into Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) programmes is an integrated approach to both gender and WASH issues. It aims to provide participatory gender-sensitive training to water professionals at the policy, project and administrative levels through building their capacity for mainstreaming gender into WASH programmes.