In 2011, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WSH) team partnered with USAID’s Development Innovation Ventures to establish WASH for Life, a $17 million pool of dedicated funding for innovative water, sanitation, and hygiene projects with the potential to scale.
Water and Sanitation
Our evaluations of interventions related to water and sanitation assess program impacts on health knowledge and behavior outcomes, in addition to improved access to information and inputs for improvements in household sanitation.
Process Evaluation of the WASH for Life Partnership Between the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene Team and USAID’s Development Innovation Ventures
Cabo Verde: Improving Performance in the WASH Sector
This project aims to increase access, utilization, and quality of services and facilities in Cabo Verde while reducing consumer costs by supporting national policy reform, promoting the corporatization of utilities, and creating a funding mechanism for infrastructure projects.
Indonesia: Total Sanitation/Sanitation Marketing Study
Mathematica conducted a retrospective implementation study of the Total Sanitation and Sanitation Marketing program in Java, Indonesia. The program strengthened the supply of and demand for sanitation and improved the enabling environment for sanitation interventions.