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Vietnam - Scaling up rural sanitation : strengthening demand creation and supply chain - synthesis report (English)

This report concerns two streams of Technical Assistance provided by the World Bank Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) to the Government of Vietnam. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS17727 APR 26, 2016

Nguyen,Hang Diem Disclosed

Vietnam - Scaling up rural sanitation : enabling environment, capacity building system, evidence based learning and lesson sharing - synthesis report (English)

This report concerns two streams of Technical Assistance provided by the World Bank Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) to the Government of Vietnam. ... See More +

Working Paper ACS17722 APR 26, 2016

Nguyen,Hang Diem Disclosed

Nudging and habit change for open defecation : new tactics from behavioral science (English)

Open defecation (OD) remains a critical global health challenge, affecting almost 1 billion people around the world and contributing significantly to the estimated 842,000 people who die each year because of poor sanitation, hygiene practices, and unsafe water supplies (WHO, 2014). ... See More +

Working Paper 104328 MAR 01, 2016

Neal, David; Vujcic, Jelena; Burns, Rachel; Wood, Wendy; Devine,Jacqueline Disclosed

Senegal - Do hygiene and handwashing make for better brain development? (English)

Poor hygiene is a particular problem when it comes to children because they are more susceptible to diarrhea and repeated or severe episodes can harm their health and development. ... See More +

Brief 104787 MAR 01, 2016

Marcus,Aliza; Berman,Daphna Disclosed

Tanzania - Do campaigns to get people to wash hands and use (improved) toilets work? (English)

The World Bank is committed to providing opportunities for healthy child development, and ensuring safe sanitation and good hygiene is critical to achieving that. ... See More +

Brief 104142 FEB 01, 2016

Marcus,Aliza; Berman,Daphna Disclosed

What’s so hard about improving access to water and sanitation? (English)

Globally, some 630 million people lack access to safe drinking water and some 2.4 billion people—about one third of the world’s population, do not have access to a toilet. ... See More +

Brief 104143 FEB 01, 2016

Marcus,Aliza; Berman,Daphna Disclosed

The costs of meeting the 2030 sustainable development goal targets on drinking water, sanitation, and hygiene : summary report (English)

This study assesses the global costs of meeting the water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH)-related targets of SDG 6. It is intended to serve as a vital input to determining the financing needs to achieve them. ... See More +

Working Paper 103172 JAN 01, 2016

Hutton,Guy; Varughese,Mili Chachyamma Disclosed

The costs of meeting the 2030 sustainable development goal targets on drinking water sanitation, and hygiene (English)

A goal dedicated to clean water and sanitation was recently endorsed by the United Nations General Assembly as part of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) framework for 2015–2030 that has followed the UN’s Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). ... See More +

Publication 103171 JAN 01, 2016

Hutton,Guy; Varughese,Mili Chachyamma Disclosed

Multisectoral approaches to improving nutrition : water, sanitation, and hygiene (English)

Water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) was recognized in the report as a key sector for maximizing nutritional impact, but was not covered in depth as part of the self-contained guidance notes originally produced. ... See More +

Working Paper 102935 JAN 01, 2016

Chase,Claire; Ngure,Francis Muigai Disclosed

Sanitation, health, and hygiene in World Bank : rural water supply and sanitation projects (English)

Every year, millions of the world's poorest people die from preventable diseases caused by inadequate water supply and excreta disposal, or sanitation, services. ... See More +

Working Paper 24686 JAN 01, 2016

Klees,Rita; Godinho,Joana; Lawson-Doe, Mercy; Abdulin,Stephanie D. Disclosed

Changing behaviors to scale up rural sanitation : lessons from learning laboratoriesin the Philippines (English)

In the Philippines, only 71 percent of the rural population or approximately 72 million people have access to safe or improved sanitation. This leaves around 10 million people practicing open defecation (OD) (10 percent), while 1 million continue to use unimproved toilets (1 percent), and 18 million people rely on sharing facilities (18 [percent). ... See More +

Brief 104129 JAN 01, 2016

Galing,Edkarl M.; Gabe,Vida Zorah S. Disclosed

India - Swachh Bharat Mission Support Operation Project : chair summary (English)

Board Summary 102120 DEC 15, 2015

Disclosed

India - Swachh Bharat Mission Support Operation Project (English)

India has been one of the fastest growing economies during the last decade. Between 2004 and 2011, Gross Domestic Product (GDP) expanded at a rate of 8.3 percent per year while poverty declined by an average of 2.5 percentage points per year, a pace significantly faster than earlier periods. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document 93632 NOV 16, 2015

Disclosed

Can intense exposure to hand-washing and hygiene information campaigns affect children's socio-emotional skills ? evidence from Senegal (English)

Hygiene information and practices play a critical role in preventing diseases, particularly among children. Hygiene behaviors practiced in the household have been linked to development outcomes such as socio-emotional skills. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7472 NOV 05, 2015

Borja-Vega,Christian; Briceno,Bertha; Garcia Vicente,Fernando Disclosed

Cost-efficiency of rural sanitation promotion : activity-based costing and experimental evidence from Tanzania (English)

Journal Article 104047 NOV 03, 2015

Briceño,Bertha; Chase,Chase Disclosed

Vietnam - Results-Based Scaling up Rural Sanitation and Water Supply Program Project (English)

The development objective of the Results-Based Scaling up Rural Sanitation and Water Supply Program Project for Vietnam is to improve hygiene behavior, increase and sustain access to rural sanitation and water supply in rural areas in the participating provinces. ... See More +

Program Document 100485 OCT 21, 2015

Disclosed

Vietnam - Results-based Scaling-up Rural Sanitation and Water Supply Program : technical assessment (English)

The Government of Vietnam gives high priority to development of rural water supply and sanitation. The National Rural Clean Water Supply and Sanitation Strategy to 2020 (developed in 2000 and updated in 2011) have set the overall vision and goals for the sector. ... See More +

Working Paper 102046 OCT 09, 2015

Disclosed

India - Swachh Bharat Mission Support Operation Project (English)

Program Information Document PID19929 OCT 07, 2015

Ghosh Moulik,Soma Disclosed

Sierra Leone - Ebola Emergency Response Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Environmental social management framework and environmental management plan validation workshop (English)

The development objective of the Ebola Emergency Response Project for Sierra Leone Some of the negative impacts and mitigation measures include: (1) building designs must be in compliance with national standards for energy efficiency, water and sewerage, and healthcare waste management; (2) demolition debris shall be kept in controlled area and sprayed with water mist to reduce debris dust; (3) during operations the engine covers of generators, air compressors, and other powered mechanical equipment shall be closed, and equipment placed as far away from residential areas as possible; (4) waste collection and disposal pathways and sites will be identified for all major waste types expected from demolition and construction activities; (5) adequate provision for storage of sufficient volumes of water should be provided to ensure continuous availability of water within the building; and (6) construction vehicles and machinery will be washed only in designated areas where runoff will not pollute natural surface water bodies. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG1347 SEP 01, 2015

Atkins,Yvette M. Disclosed

Vietnam - Red River Delta Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Project (English)

Implementation Completion Report Review ICRR14644 JUL 01, 2015

Disclosed

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Vietnam - Scaling up rural sanitation : strengthening demand creation and supply chain - synthesis report (English)
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APR 26, 2016 ACS17727 Working Paper
Vietnam - Scaling up rural sanitation : enabling environment, capacity building system, evidence based learning and lesson sharing - synthesis report (English)
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APR 26, 2016 ACS17722 Working Paper
Nudging and habit change for open defecation : new tactics from behavioral science (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 104328 Working Paper
Senegal - Do hygiene and handwashing make for better brain development? (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 104787 Brief
Tanzania - Do campaigns to get people to wash hands and use (improved) toilets work? (English)
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FEB 01, 2016 104142 Brief
What’s so hard about improving access to water and sanitation? (English)
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FEB 01, 2016 104143 Brief
The costs of meeting the 2030 sustainable development goal targets on drinking water, sanitation, and hygiene : summary report (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 103172 Working Paper
The costs of meeting the 2030 sustainable development goal targets on drinking water sanitation, and hygiene (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 103171 Publication
Multisectoral approaches to improving nutrition : water, sanitation, and hygiene (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 102935 Working Paper
Sanitation, health, and hygiene in World Bank : rural water supply and sanitation projects (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 24686 Working Paper
Changing behaviors to scale up rural sanitation : lessons from learning laboratoriesin the Philippines (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 104129 Brief
India - Swachh Bharat Mission Support Operation Project : chair summary (English)
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DEC 15, 2015 102120 Board Summary
India - Swachh Bharat Mission Support Operation Project (English)
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NOV 16, 2015 93632 Project Appraisal Document
Can intense exposure to hand-washing and hygiene information campaigns affect children's socio-emotional skills ? evidence from Senegal (English)
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NOV 05, 2015 WPS7472 Policy Research Working Paper
Cost-efficiency of rural sanitation promotion : activity-based costing and experimental evidence from Tanzania (English)
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NOV 03, 2015 104047 Journal Article
Vietnam - Results-Based Scaling up Rural Sanitation and Water Supply Program Project (English)
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OCT 21, 2015 100485 Program Document
Vietnam - Results-based Scaling-up Rural Sanitation and Water Supply Program : technical assessment (English)
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OCT 09, 2015 102046 Working Paper
India - Swachh Bharat Mission Support Operation Project (English)
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OCT 07, 2015 PID19929 Program Information Document
Sierra Leone - Ebola Emergency Response Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Environmental social management framework and environmental management plan validation workshop (English)
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SEP 01, 2015 SFG1347 Environmental Assessment
Vietnam - Red River Delta Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Project (English)
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JUL 01, 2015 ICRR14644 Implementation Completion Report Review