By Hoby Randrianimanana and Bakoarintsoa Randimbison ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar – Jean Ramaroson, a retired doctor, lives in a village of Madagascar’s Betsiboka region. A few years ago, he went blind due to diabetes and has been reliant on other people for most activities ever since. As a former professional, he finds the loss of independence painful. Until […]
By Hoby Randrianimanana ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar – Sanitation and hygiene partners are placing an increased emphasis on improving hygiene services as a first line of defense in curtailing the spread of coronavirus in Madagascar, where a surge in the number of cases is feared to overwhelm the public health care system. As of 1 May, 128 […]
ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar – Earlier in May, Clara Rudholm, East and Southern Africa Regional Manager for WSSCC and its partners in Madagascar spoke with Honorable Vonjy Andriamanga, Minister of Energy, Water and Hydrocarbons to discuss the new initiative that the minister has been advocating, expectations about eliminating open defecation in the country, and the partnership with WSSCC. […]
Through peer-to-peer learning, the Global Sanitation Fund is harnessing the immense amount of knowledge.
The GSF works with schools and the broader education sector to achieve sustainable sanitation and hygiene for all
Once we understand the complexities of slippage and the strategies to address it, how do we – as WASH practitioners – move forward?
When WASH practitioners understand the patterns and causes of slippage, they can devise innovative strategies to avoid it.
The Global Sanitation Fund has identified a number of slippage patterns, linked to factors that communities have significant, little or no control over.
In the second of a seven-part series for WASH practitioners, we explore the nuances of slippage and its impact on communities.
The analysis provides recommendations on the methodology that the GSF can use to better track VfM aspects within supported programmes.
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