Report of the Joint Evaluation of the GSF Programme in Togo

The GSF-supported programme in Togo works to improve sanitation and hygiene for 1,650,000 people living in the Regions of Savanes, Kara and Plateaux nearly 40% of Togo’s rural population. It is a key contributor to the ‘Togo SANDAL’ national movement for an ODF Togo by 2030.

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Authors: Robert Martin Publication Date: September 2017 Publisher: WSSCC No. of Pages: 83

Le programme soutenu par le GSF au Togo vise à améliorer l'assainissement et l'hygiène pour 1 650 000 personnes vivant dans les régions de Savanes, Kara et Plateaux - près de 40% de la population rurale du Togo. UNICEF Togo a été choisi pour gérer le programme dans un premier temps, avec pour objectif de confier la gestion du programme au ministère de la Santé et du Bien-être social (MSPS). Une évaluation conjointe du programme a été lancée en 2016 pour identifier les réalisations et les défis de la mise en œuvre et d’en tirer des leçons permettant d’orienter la phase d’extension du programme afin d’atteindre les objectifs dans les délais. Il couvre la période de septembre 2013 à mars 2017, tout en cherchant à tenir compte des développements en cours dans le programme et les institutions concernées, en particulier le MSPS et le GSF.

Authors: Robert Martin Publication Date: Septembre 2017 Publisher: WSSCC No. of Pages: 69

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