Community-Led Total Sanitation: A Mixed-Methods Systematic Review of Evidence and Its Quality

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Community-led total sanitation (CLTS) is a widely applied rural behavior change approach for ending open defecation. However, evidence of its impact is unclear. UNC (Vidya Venkataramanan, Jonny Crocker, Andrew Karon, and Jamie Bartram) conducted a systematic review of journal-published and gray literature to assess evidence quality, summarize CLTS impacts, and identify factors affecting implementation and effectiveness which was published in Environmental Health Perspectives DOI:10.1289/EHP1965

Date: 19 February 2018