Global Sanitation Fund

The Global Sanitation Fund is a pooled global fund established by the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) and funded by its donors to gather and direct finance to help large numbers of poor people to attain safe sanitation services and adopt good hygiene practices.

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Key Results

Key Results

30 June 2015
People with improved toilets
8.2 Million
People living in open-defecation free environments
9.9 Million
People with handwashing facilities
13 Million

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Launching the national sanitation movement for an open defecation free Togo

The Government of Togo has officially launched the national movement to boost sanitation and...


The satisfaction of having your own toilet: Assana’s story

Assana Bapelim, who lives in the village of Kadjalla in the Kara region of...


Provoking emotions to boost sanitation: triggering local authorities in Togo

WSSCC’s Global Sanitation Fund (GSF)-supported programme in Togo is using ‘institutional triggering’ to mobilize...


Breakthrough for Obanliku, Nigeria: over 17,000 people now living in open d...

“Today is a glorious day. I’m so happy! From nowhere ODF has come to...


WSSCC partner delivers massive Global Handwashing Day campaign

Concern Universal, WSSCC’s implementing partner in Nigeria, and Carex, successfully concluded a massive Global...


WSSCC increases support to Swachh Bharat Mission

New Delhi, India – 30 October 2015 – Today, the Water Supply & Sanitation...


Visite touristique des toilettes en Ouganda : une plongée au cœur de l’ass...

Click here to read this article in English Patrick England, qui a récemment rejoint...


Toilet touring in Uganda: experiencing the true spirit of Community-Led Tot...

Cliquez ici pour lire la version française Patrick England, who recently joined the Global...



Togo Progress Report – Global Sanitation Fund

The GSF-funded programme in Togo supports the country’s national campaign to become open defecation free (ODF), known as ‘Togo SANDAL’. The aim of the GSF-funded programme is to increase the use of latrines and to encourage the adoption of...

Rapport d’avancement du Togo – Fonds Mondial Pour L’Assainissement

Le programme du GSF au Togo soutient le movement national visant à éliminer la pratique de la défécation à l’air libre (FDAL) d’ici à 2018 (Togo SANDAL). Le programme a pour vocation d’accroître l’utilisation des latrines et d’encourager l’adoption...

Fonds Mondial Pour L’Assainissement – Rapport d’Avancement 2014

En 2014, le Fonds Mondial Pour L’Assainissement (GSF) a soutenu des actions nationales dans 13 pays visant à étendre l’accès à des installations sanitaires améliorées et à encourager l’adoption de comportements hygiéniques. Au cours de l’année, ses programmes ont...