22 March 2013
In 10 countries – Cambodia, Ethiopia, India, Madagascar, Malawi, Nepal, Nigeria, Senegal Tanzania and Uganda – Global Sanitation Fund Sub-grantees have implemented sanitation and hygiene awareness-raising and promotion activities resulting in:
- 1.4 million people with improved toilets.
- More than 1 million people in nearly 4,000 communities now live in open defecation free environments.
- Almost 10,000 communities have participated in demand-creation activities.
- 3.8 million people have heard about the importance of good hygiene through community activities and communications campaigns.