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.

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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India Programme Overview

The Global Sanitation Fund-supported programme in India promotes sustainable sanitation in rural communities in the states of Assam, Jharkhand and Bihar (which has the highest population density in the country). The states covered have the highest levels of open defecation, the poorest people, and the most marginalized communities in India.

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GSF Information

Executing Agency: NRMC India Private Ltd
Grant Agreement signed: December 2010
Country Programme Monitor: KPMG

Key Results

Key Results

30 June 2015

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People with improved toilets
1.4 million
door
People living in open-defecation free environments
551,860
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People with handwashing facilities
2.73 million

Key Results

Key Results

30 June 2015

toilet
People with improved toilets
1.4 million
door
People living in open-defecation free environments
551,860
hand
People with handwashing facilities
2.73 million

Intermediate Indicators

31 December 2013
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Communities declared ODF
692
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Communities triggered
5,330

Financial Pipeline

31 December 2013
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GSF commitments
$6.2 million
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In-country awards to Sub-grantees
$2.7 million
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GSF disbursements
$5.1 million
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In-country grant disbursements
$2.48 million

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