The Global Sanitation Fund is a pooled global fund established by the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) and funded by its donors to gather and direct finance to help large numbers of poor people to attain safe sanitation services and adopt good hygiene practices.

The Global Sanitation Fund is a pooled global fund established by the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) and funded by its donors to gather and direct finance to help large numbers of poor people to attain safe sanitation services and adopt good hygiene practices.

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Kenya Programme Overview

The Kenya Sanitation and Hygiene Improvement Programme (KSHIP) works to reduce the disease burden resulting from poor sanitation and hygiene, while helping to improve health outcomes. KSHIP works in 11 sub-counties across 11 counties, through county government leadership with support of local NGOs and community-based organizations. Through behaviour change programming and advocacy targeting local governments and stakeholders, KSHIP helps drive the national sanitation movement.

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GSF Information

Executing Agency: AMREF Kenya
Programme duration: 2014-2020
Programme Coordinating Mechanism: Sub-group of NSH inter-Agency, Chaired by the Ministry of Health
National Coordinator: Alex Manyasi, hosted by the Kenya WASH Alliance

Key Results

Key Results

31 December 2019

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People living in ODF environments [1]
0.93 Million
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Communities declared ODF [2]
1,300
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People with improved sanitation facilities [3]
0.67 Million
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People with handwashing facilities with water and soap/substitute
0.93 Million

[1] Number of people living in targeted administrative areas where ODF status has been verified using national systems.

[2] Number of communities that achieved ODF status following national criteria.

[3] Number of people with access to an improved sanitation facility (JMP: limited, basic and safely managed sanitation service levels).

Key Results

Key Results

31 December 2019

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People living in ODF environments [1]
0.93 Million
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Communities declared ODF [2]
1,300
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Financial Pipeline

31 December 2017
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GSF commitments to country programmes
$123.18 Million
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GSF disbursements to country programmes
$104.76 Million

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