Rapid Topic Review;

Local Government Leadership for Sanitation and Hygiene in West Africa

Published on 28 April 2021

This rapid desk-based study focused on local governments, given their increasing importance in ensuring improved access to Sanitation & Hygiene (S&H) in West Africa, and across the world.

It was conducted to identify local governments that could be considered champions in the West African region and that demonstrated strong leadership in S&H; to understand why they have prioritised S&H, the support they received, the stakeholders, the management of inequalities, and the gaps in sub-national governments’ efforts regarding S&H prioritisation.

It is also available to download in French via the link to the right.

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Wone, I. (2021) Local Government Leadership for Sanitation and Hygiene in West Africa, Rapid Topic Review, The Sanitation Learning Hub, Brighton: IDS, DOI: 10.19088/SLH.2021.005


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