Water Supply & Sanitation/Hygiene

Preliminary results from a Water Economy and Livelihoods Survey (WELS) in Nigeria and Mali, sub-Saharan Africa: Investigating water security across a rainfall transect

Report - 2011

In 2010 the Department for International Development (DFID) commissioned a BGS-led team to undertake a one-year study aimed to improve understanding of the resilience of groundwater in Africa to climate change and links to livelihoods. As part...


Using road works to enhance community water supplies in Mozambique

Report - 2011

Access to water supply is poor in rural Mozambique particularly in the dry season. Efforts are being made by the Government of Mozambique to increase access to water supply in the rural areas. At the same time, the government is also striving...


Gouvernance Locale, la delivrance de quatre biens publics dans trois communes nigeriennes. [Local governance: the delivery of four public goods in three communes in Niger]

Bulletin/Report - 2011

Le présent rapport, rédigé en mai 2010, propose une synthèse des résultats provisoires obtenus par les chercheurs du LASDEL travaillant au Niger sur la délivrance de quatre « biens publics » (accouchement sans risque, sécurité, marchés, eau et...


L’accès à l’eau et à l’assainissement pour les populations en situation de crise : comment passer de l’urgence à la reconstruction et au développement ?

Study/Research - 2011

Face au constat du manque de capitalisation de l’expérience des humanitaires, ce rapport a pour objectif de contribuer à la réflexion sur les stratégies et les pratiques à adopter afin d’améliorer l’efficacité des interventions WaSH (en anglais :...


Lake Victoria Environmental Management Project—PID

Report - 2011

APL2 of LVEMP II is part of a regional project involving five EAC Partner States. The higher development objective of the LVEMP II is to contribute to the East African Community (EAC) Vision and Strategy Framework for Management and Development of...


Water and Development - Taking Lessons from Evaluation - Summary of Discussions at 2011 Berlin Conference

Report - 2011

The overarching goal of evaluators is to strengthen the work of their institutions by facilitating accountability and lesson learning. Taken together, these permit evaluation results to enhance local processes of social and economic...


African Infrastructure Intelligence Report

Report - 2011

The ICA has partnered with leading financial information group PEI to produce the African Infrastructure Intelligence Report. The report provides an objective and substantive overview of Africa's infrastructure needs, giving those engaged in...


Using Road Works to Enhance Community Water Supplies in Mozambique

Reserach Report - 2011

Access to water supply is poor in rural Mozambique particularly in the dry season. Efforts are being made by the Government of Mozambique to increase access to water supply in the rural areas. At the same time, the government is also striving to...


Services d’eau et secteur privé dans les pays en développement

Study/Research - 2011

À l’occasion d’un travail de synthèse de cinq années de recherche à l’AFD sur les partenariats public-privé (PPP), il nous a donc semblé nécessaire de croiser les analyses portant sur diverses périodes et géographies et issues de différents acteurs...


Guidelines for Water Loss Management - Focus on Pressure Management

Guidelines - 2011

One of the major objectives of these guidelines is to reduce water loss by improving the management of existing water supply networks, with a special focus on the method of pressure management. The guidelines have been prepared within a development...