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 local NGOs, private companies, 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: 2014-2019
Programme Coordinating Mechanism: Chaired by the Director of Public Health at the Division of Environmental Health, Ministry of Health

Key Results

Key Results

31 December 2017

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Number of wards verified as ODF
4
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People living in ODF environments
263,687
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Communities declared ODF
559
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People with improved toilets
172,826
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People with Handwashing facilities with water and soap or soap substitute
263,687

*Kenya’s national definition of ODF adheres to the WSSCC definition of ODF.

Key Results

Key Results

31 December 2017

toilet
Number of wards verified as ODF
4
door
People living in ODF environments
263,687
hand
Communities declared ODF
559

Financial Pipeline

31 December 2016
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GSF commitments
$7.44 million
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GSF disbursements
$3.60 million
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In-country awards to Implementing Partners & for direct procurement
$1.65 million

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