Innovative Approaches to Implementing CLTS in an Urban Setting in Ghana

Lessons, challenges and opportunities from piloting CLTS in a small town of Lekpongunor in the Dangme West District of Ghana. A paper by Nii Lantei Wellington, Eugene Larbi and Joyce Appiah, presented at the 22nd Mole Conference under the theme: Towards Decentralised WASH Services Delivery: Challenges and Lessons. (August 2011)

Date: 21 September 2011

Combining CLTS with an Essential Family Practices programme and using performance bonus for facilitators and Natural Leaders

Evaluation of CLTS in Vatambe and Emagnevy Mahatalaky Rural Commune, Anosy Region, Madagascar

In 2010 Azafady started piloting CLTS with 2 communities in Mahatalaky Rural Commune. This evaluation report documents organisational lessons learnt from the initiative – for example the challenges of triggering during a peak labour period. The evaluation looks at the period October 2010 to June 2011.

Date: 20 September 2011

Hope out of conflict – How sanitation plays a vital role in protecting women and children from sexual violence in DRC

Working in the North-Kivu province of DRC, the Programme de Promotion de Soins Santé Primaires is using an integrated and holistic approach that includes CLTS to address the linked problems of sexual violence and sanitation which affect women and children. Adopting a CLTS approach, and working in schools and health clinics, maternal and child health in the area has improved, and the increase in household latrines have reduced the vulnerability of women. In addition, through establishing community protection committees, survivors of sexual violence are able to speak out, receive counselling and seek justice.

Date: 8 September 2011


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