Global Sanitation Fund Progress Report 2012


2012 was the year in which the Global Sanitation Fund (GSF) built upon initial accomplishments to achieve tangible progress in a significant number of countries. Between 2008 and 2011, WSSCC worked intensively to design and implement the GSF model globally and at country level. Through the Global Sanitation Fund, WSSCC had committed US$ 65 million by 31 December 2012 in ten national programmes to ensure that by 2016, 16.28 million people have improved sanitation and that 24.58 million people live in healthy and safe environments which are free of open defecation. That commitment rapidly yielded results in villages and communities across Africa and Asia. It is a commitment shared by national partners, the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) and Global Sanitation Fund donors.

2012 was the year in which the Global Sanitation Fund (GSF) built upon initial accomplishments to achieve tangible progress in a significant number of countries. Between 2008 and 2011, WSSCC worked intensively to design and implement the GSF model globally and at country level. Through the Global Sanitation Fund, WSSCC had committed US$ 65 million by 31 December 2012 in ten national programmes to ensure that by 2016, 16.28 million people have improved sanitation and that 24.58 million people live in healthy and safe environments which are free of open defecation. That commitment rapidly yielded results in villages and communities across Africa and Asia. It is a commitment shared by national partners, the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) and Global Sanitation Fund donors.

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Authors: WSSCC Publication Date: March 2013 Publisher: WSSCC No. of Pages: 52

Fonds Mondial pour l’Assainissement - Rapport d’avancement 2012 - En 2012, le Fonds Mondial pour l’Assainissement (GSF) s’est appuyé sur ses réalisations initiales pour accomplir des progrès tangibles dans un nombre significatif de pays. Entre 2008 et 2011, le WSSCC a travaillé sans relâche pour concevoir et mettre en œuvre le programme du GSF aux niveaux national et international. Par le biais du Fonds Mondial pour l’Assainissement, le WSSCC s’était engagé à verser 65 millions de dollars US à dix programmes nationaux au plus tard le 31 décembre 2012, afin de garantir que, d’ici 2016, 16,28 millions de personnes aient accès à un assainissement amélioré et que 24,58 millions de personnes vivent dans des environnements salubres et sécurisés, exempts de défécation à l’air libre. Cet engagement portait rapidement ses fruits dans les villages et les communautés d’Afrique et d’Asie. C’est un engagement que partagent les partenaires nationaux, le Conseil de concertation pour l’approvisionnement en eau et l’assainissement (WSSCC) et les donateurs du Fonds Mondial pour l’Assainissement.

Authors: WSSCC Publication Date: March 2013 Publisher: WSSCC No. of Pages: 52

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