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Field and market insights: the case for decentralized, community-based water systems.

Sector Engagement | Ghana | Assessment

Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage: Measurement and Private Sector Participation

This report describes an assessment of household water treatment and safe storage (HWTS) promotional activities carried out by the Government of Ghana and UNICEF, in collaboration with Safe Water Network, in an effort to identify strategies and guidelines, the skill capability of HWTS promoters, and private-sector participation in HWTS promotion.

Sector Engagement | India | Policy Recommendation

Policy and Enabling Environment for Urban Small Water Enterprises

This Report focuses on the policy and enabling environment for safe/small water enterprises (SWEs) for the urban poor in India.

Sector Engagement | | Event

2017 India Beyond the Pipe Forum

The Forum was part of an ongoing effort to convene and initiate the advancement of sector knowledge and engagement of sector participants to chart a roadmap and advance the scaling of Safe Water Enterprises.

Field Implementation | Ghana | Sector Review

Ghana Sector Review (2017)

This report examines the state of Ghana’s water sector and the necessary financial steps to achieve universal safe drinking water access. Small Water Enterprises (SWEs) have been a successful tool for increasing access to safe water but there is still work to be done to ensure that they reach their full capacity.

Sector Engagement | India | Policy Recommendation

Har Ghar Jal by 2030: Current Status and Next Steps

This report puts forth a framework and policy guidelines to help achieve "Har Ghar Jal" (water for every home) by 2030, and address emerging issues by shifting the country's heavy dependency on groundwater sources to surface water, improving service delivery standards, and encouraging a paradigm shift towards metered, household piped water connections for all.

Sector Engagement | Global |

Spare Parts Supply Chain Study for Piped Water Systems

This report, developed in partnership with Safe Water Network and UNICEF, seeks to strengthen the operational sustainability of water systems by examining the supply chain of spare parts.

Sector Engagement | Ghana | Spotlight Report

Ghana Water Enterprise Trust | Structuring for Growth and Sustainability

This report describes our continued work to develop a Ghana Water Enterprise Trust (the “Trust”) to address the need for long term sustainability and scale of small water enterprises in Ghana.

Field Implementation | Ghana | Field Insight

Improving Station Viability with Solar

During Ghana’s 2017 energy crisis, solar power offered a financially viable solution to enhance affordability and reach more consumers.