On 24 February 2012, WaterSHED-Cambodia joined representatives from the Maddox Jolie-Pitt Foundation and local government authorities in Battambang Province’s Samlout District to launch a joint program that will replicate WaterSHED’s innovative WASH marketing approach in their district. The purpose of the S.H.I.T. (Samlout Hygiene Improvement Team) program is to rapidly increase access to, and appropriate use of, improved latrines by households in the Maddox Jolie-Pitt Foundation’s target areas by leveraging the resources and capabilities of both organizations and by working closely with local government. With priority given to Samlout District, the collaboration aims to expand sanitation marketing to all districts in Battambang Province by December 2014.
WaterSHED has published the findings from its comprehensive review of rural consumer sanitation adoption in Cambodia. The study evaluates WaterSHED’s Hands-Off sanitation marketing program, which was designed to catalyze the market for improved sanitation in rural Cambodia by stimulating household demand and improving … Continue reading Continue reading