Improving Water, Sanitation, and Health: Itarchi Hakimabad, Afghanistan

The USAID-funded Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Project, Afghanistan (SWSS) project increases access to potable water and sanitation services in Afghan communities and decreases the prevalence of water borne diseases through household hygiene interventions. Led by the Association for Rural Development, in partnership with Management Sciences for Health, SWSS has led nearly 400 communities in Afghanistan to become Open Defecation Free.

Source: Management Sciences for Health 22nd June 2012

Date: 8 November 2012
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Afghanistan