West Africa Water Sanitation and Hygiene Program (WA-WASH)

Project Summary

The primary goal of the USAID West Africa Water Supply, Sanitation Hygiene Program (WA-WASH) is to increase sustainable access to safe water and sanitation and improve hygiene in West Africa. This four-year (2011-2015) program will accomplish its objectives by introducing innovative and low-cost water and sanitation technologies and promoting adequate hygienic behaviors at community level; by developing practical models of sustainable WASH service delivery; by facilitating cooperation and creating synergies between WA-WASH and other relevant USAID/West Africa programs and priorities in the region; by increasing the capacity of national and regional institutions to replicate these approaches and models throughout the region; and by facilitating knowledge sharing among the WA-WASH countries and beyond.

Ghana, Africa
Burkina Faso, Africa
Niger, Africa