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PhATS Newsletter 1: April 2015

This first issue of the PhATS newsletter explains what PhATS is, discusses good governance as part of the enabling environment for sanitation efforts, outlines the phased approach adopted by PhATS, shares the experience of religious leaders working together around WASH disaster risk reduction and maps out the progress with ‘zero open defecation’ (the equivalent of ODF) so far.
Date: 11 August 2016
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PhATS Newsletter 2: May 2015

The second issue of the PhATS Newsletter looks at participatory demand creation, elaborates on models of success for ‘zod’ (zero open defecation), highlights the role of community campaigns around events such as Global Handwashing Day and World Toilet Day, shares experiences with women’s involvement in improving village sanitation and further maps ‘zod’ progress in the Philippines.
Date: 11 August 2016
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PhATS Fieldnote: The Samaritan’s Purse SanMark Approach

The supply component of the Philippines Approach to Total Sanitation (PhATS) aims to strengthen local supply chains for sanitation and hygiene goods and services and encourage Sanitation Marketing (SanMark). Through SanMark, suppliers and service providers market their goods and services to rural households, with the aim of increasing demand, improving
supply and achieving greater sales and profits.

Date: 11 August 2016
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PhATS Technical Note: Sanitation Marketing -Low Cost Sanitation Products

The Philippines Approach to Total Sanitation (PhATS) seeks to sustain demand for sanitation products and services through Supply Side Intervention. Supply-side activities include the development and promotion of low cost sanitation products. Samaritan’s Purse (SP), in its role as backstopping partner to other NGOs has developed several low-cost sanitation options therewith further operationalizing the PhATS.
Date: 11 August 2016
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PhATS Technical Note: Demand Creation in Communities

Across Typhoon Yolanda-affected areas, the Philippines Department of Health (DoH) and Department of Education (DepEd), The League of Mayors and 46 LGUs are working in tandem with UNICEF and its 12 implementing NGO (Non-Governmental Organization) Partners to improve access to and use of sustainable sanitation through a strategy called the Philippines Approach To Total Sanitation (PhATS).

Date: 11 August 2016
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PhATS Field Note: Incorporating Human Centered Design Into Sanitation Marketing

This PhATS (Philippines Approaches to Total Sanitation) Field Note shares the experience of incoporating Human Centred Design into the Sanitation Marketing component of the PhATS programme. The approach focuses on the users’ needs rather than the product/service alone and enables both the target market and the entrepreneurs to actively feed into the design process loop.
Date: 11 August 2016
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CLTS is theme for Commonwealth Queens Baton Relay in Solomon Islands

World Vision helped to kick off the Commonwealth Queens Baton relay in the capital of Solomon Islands, yesterday together with UNICEF. The Honiara leg of the relay began outside of the capital at Kakabona beach where a number of children from a World Vision Area Program community, Lord Howe community, gathered together to sing with World Vision staff about improving health and sanitation around Honiara. Following the performance the children passed the baton over to officials and the relay commenced.

Promising flames for Karamoja- CLTS to transform behaviour

Community members show disgust and shock during CLTS triggering

World Vision is piloting CLTS in Northern Karamoja to address the dire sanitation situation in one of Uganda's poorest and remotest regions. The Kalimajong population were until recently living as pastoralists but now stay in more permanent settlements. However, the sanitation and hygiene behaviour has remained the same and open defecation is rife.

Read more about how World Vision is using CLTS to address the sanitation challenge in Karamoja.

Date: 29 August 2013
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