Selection of tools and methods; guides and manuals; resource materials; and links to other relevant WASH in Schools web sites.
This is an adapted plan for a water and general hygiene course developed in Yemen and based on the book Life skills-based hygiene education . This plan can create some ideas for support and help to schools in developing countries. It has been drawn up by Nadeem Al-Murshedi, a teacher trainer and researcher from Yemen.
Thanks to decades of advocacy work, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in School (WinS) is moving up on political agendas, leading to more programmes and the involvement of a more diverse range of partners. This paper represents the first formal attempt to analyse the engagement of private sector actors in WinS multi-sector partnerships.
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This paper presents an attempt towards developing a typology of WinS partnerships, which shall help practitioners step back from programme implementation to assess key characteristics of their partnerships, improve their design and enhance the sustainability of their interventions.
This resource guide includes reports, academic studies, manuals and guidelines, toolkits, and organisations working on WASH and MHM. The guide can serve as a tool for implementers and advocates in the WASH and MHM sectors looking to pursue and promote integrated programming. The guide has been compiled by WASH Advocates.
Although not exhaustive, this resource guide serves as a tool for implementers and advocates in the WASH and education nexus to pursue and promote integrated programming. This document contains summaries of manuals and reports, mapping resources, and a list of organisations working on WASH in Schools. This guide was compiled by WASH Advocates.
Adjusting toilets for children
Toilet use by young children is often scary for both parents and children. One deterrent to use is a large opening. Yet there are few specific papers on making child-friendly toilet designs. Those available usually deal with school toilets.
- Final reports from the USAID WASHplus Project
- The Dawn of a Sanitation Revolution in India – World Bank
- Sundara Fund: Attacking Hygiene Inequality Through Innovative Hand-Washing
- 22nd Meeting of the Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA)
- Links to selected 2015 WEDC conference papers on sanitation
- Last issue of the WASHplus Weekly