In early May 2013, a team of 39 Public health workers, Provincial administrators, Community health Extension Workers, Natural Leaders, Community Health Workers and Plan Kenya staff from Kilifi and Kwale Programme Units visited Nambale ODF District. The purpose of the visit was to learn about the experiences, challenges, strategies and practices that helped Nambale to become ODF.
From the 9th to the 12th April 2013, IRC hosted a symposium on Monitoring Sustainable WASH Service Delivery in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. More than 400 participants from international institutions and NGOs (46%) and from (African) governments (25%), as well as a smaller presence of multilateral agencies, academics and consultants, attended the event. The aim of the symposium was to
Plan Kenya has been providing consultancy services in CLTS training to a number of partners who are implementing WASH activities both at national and regional levels. As part of this , from 10th -14th December, 2012 a five day CLTS training workshop was organized, targeting the frontline staff (Public Health Officers and Community Health Workers - CHWs) who work at level one in Katilu Division, Turkana South District. CLTS was introduced in the wider Turkana County by Government of Kenya/UNICEF WASH programme which also targeted another 20 counties in Kenya.
Plan Kenya has been providing CLTS capacity support to interested partners to accelerate rural sanitation in and outside Kenya. As a part of this initiative, a five day training of trainers (ToT) was conducted for Catholic Relief Services (CRS) from 18th -22nd March, 2013 in Karatu, Tanzania.
This statement presents the main conclusions and recommendations from the National Workshop on Community-Led Approaches to Sanitation in the context of Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan held at the Uttarakhand Academy of Administration, Nainital from the 16th to 18th April 2013.
Short write up about a week-long CLTS training workshop in the capital of Bomi County; Tubmanberg, Western Liberia.
From the 8th to the 11th December 2012, the Government of Jharkhand, the CLTS Foundations, WSP South Asia and WSSCC jointly organised an international workshop on 'Sustainability of rural sanitation initiatives in India' in Ranchi, Jharkhand, India.
The Pan African CLTS Programme ‘Empowering self-help sanitation of rural and peri-urban communities and schools in Africa’ aims to (1) to reduce infant and child morbidity and mortality in 8 African countries and (2) to empower rural and peri-urban communities through the use of CLTS/ School Led Total Sanitation (SLTS) and Urban Community Led Total Sanitation (UCLTS).