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Over the past three decades, WSSCC has amassed significant knowledge and expertise about sanitation and hygiene programming and helped empower households and communities to change behaviors at the heart of their development. We have also been committed to bringing to the fore the unacceptable fact that millions of menstruators do not have information, products, or facilities to take charge of their periods.
|2017-2020 Strategic Plan Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)||CUMULATIVE
|Number of communities that achieved ODF status following national criteria||33,300|
|Number of people living in targeted administrative areas where ODF status has been verified using national systems||12.8 Million|
|Number of people that have access to a handwashing facility with soap/ substitute on premises||7.9 Million|
|Number of people that have access to an improved sanitation facility||7.4 Million|
Number of students in schools with basic sanitation AND handwashing facilities with water and soap as a result of GSF advocacy efforts
|Number of subnational administrations with a strategy or roadmap in place to achieve universal ODF and or SDG target 6.2. using collective behavior change approaches||227|
|Number of people reached with menstrual hygiene awareness messages||810,000|
|Number of public health facilities with improved sanitation facilities which are single-sex and usable handwashing facilities with water and soap (JMP: limited service levels) as a result of GSF advocacy||189*|
JMP: Joint Monitoring Programme
(*)Kenya, Madagascar, Senegal
Source: 2019, Reported by GSF Executing Agencies
Depending on the programme design and grant agreement. GSF programmes also measure other key performance indicators.
|The number of people reached with menstrual hygiene awareness messages||142.000|
|The number of students in schools with basic sanitation and handwashing facilities with water and soap||208.000|
|The number of public health facilities with improved sanitation facilities which are single-sex and usable and handwashing facilities with water and soap||148|
|Number of subnational administrations with a strategy or roadmap in place to achieve universal ODF and or SDG target 6.2, using collective behaviour change approaches||117|
Integrating Equality and Non-Discrimination into community sanitation programming
Our EQND Principles
Recognize differences between people
Recognize the contributions of different people, including people who may be disadvantaged and involve them throughout
Collaborate with organizations representing those most disadvantaged, seek their advice and engagement.
Ensure no harm, including inadvertent.
Promote confidence of those who are potentially disadvantaged through encouraging active participation in community decision-making, including sharing views and encouraging others to listen.