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Module 2 wash services in your locality (presentation)


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Module 2 wash services in your locality (presentation)

  1. 1. WASH services in your locality Module Two
  2. 2. WASH status quo map <ul><li>Session 1 </li></ul>
  3. 3. Instruction for WASH Status Quo Map <ul><li>Each locality to prepare a Status Quo Map </li></ul><ul><li>Be creative </li></ul><ul><li>Draw your local area (it does not have to be exact) </li></ul><ul><li>Draw or write information onto the local area </li></ul><ul><li>Use different colours, symbols or pictures to share as much information as possible </li></ul>
  4. 4. Example of format for your map
  5. 5. What information is needed? <ul><li>Approximate size of area </li></ul><ul><li>Topography (mountains, valleys, etc) </li></ul><ul><li>The name of the local government entity </li></ul><ul><li>Location/s of government offices </li></ul><ul><li>Population, number of households </li></ul><ul><li>Settlements (communities, towns, villages, etc) </li></ul><ul><li>Water sources (rivers, springs, dams, etc) </li></ul><ul><li>Main roads </li></ul>
  6. 6. Report backs <ul><li>Think about the geographical and settlement challenges for each locality </li></ul><ul><li>What are some of the common challenges? </li></ul>
  7. 7. Session 2 WASH who’s who poster <ul><li>Understanding WASH services in your locality also means understanding who all the stakeholders are that impact on your locality. </li></ul><ul><li>It means understanding stakeholders’ roles and responsibilities within the WASH sector and how they link to each other. </li></ul>
  8. 8. WASH who’s who poster <ul><li>Draw a poster illustrating the WASH stakeholders for your locality and show how they link. For example: </li></ul><ul><li>Government Departments </li></ul><ul><li>District / local government </li></ul><ul><li>NGOs (local and international) </li></ul><ul><li>Donors </li></ul><ul><li>International NGOs </li></ul><ul><li>Community members </li></ul><ul><li>Councillors </li></ul><ul><li>Service provides </li></ul><ul><li>Community based organisations (CBOs), WATSAN committees </li></ul><ul><li>Private sector </li></ul>
  9. 9. Session 3 WASH challenges <ul><li>There are many challenges to achieving good governance and sustainable WASH services such as institutional, financial, infrastructure , operational, etc. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Write each of your WASH challenges onto a card <ul><li>Be specific about what the challenge or problem is </li></ul><ul><li>For example: </li></ul><ul><li>Avoid broad terms such as finance, institutional </li></ul>There is insufficient cost recovery to cover the operational and maintenance costs
  11. 11. Session 4 WASH governance challenges <ul><li>Many WASH problems are the result of poor WASH governance </li></ul>
  12. 12. WASH governance challenges <ul><li>Inadequate or no proper WASH policy </li></ul><ul><li>Lack of clarify of institutional arrangements </li></ul><ul><li>Poor WASH planning at the national or local level </li></ul><ul><li>Focus on infrastructure rather than on the provision of sustainable WASH services </li></ul><ul><li>Insufficient finance and poor cost recovery </li></ul><ul><li>Poor monitoring and absence of regulatory framework </li></ul>
  13. 13. WASH governance challenges <ul><li>Inadequate mechanisms for participation and accountability resulting in lack of transparency </li></ul><ul><li>Lack of mechanisms for communication and participation </li></ul><ul><li>Weak institutional capacity especially at the local level </li></ul><ul><li>This WASH governance training programme attempts to deal with many of these governance challenges. </li></ul>