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 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 people to attain safe sanitation services and adopt good hygiene practices.

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Madagascar Programme Overview

As one of the leading programmes in Madagascar’s WASH sector, ‘Fonds d’Appui pour l’Assainissement’ (FAA) engages tens of thousands of actors in the national movement to eliminate open defecation and improve sanitation in communities. The FAA works in all 22 regions of the country through 27 Implementing Partners, and it is also part of the broader Diorano WASH coalition.

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GSF Information

Executing Agency: Medical Care Development International (MCDI)
Programme duration: 2010-2020
Programme Coordinating Mechanism: Chaired by an independent scholar and member of the Diorano WASH coalition

Key Results

Key Results

31 December 2016

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People with improved toilets
3.61 million
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People living in open defecation free environments
1.95 million
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People with handwashing facilities
3.61 million

Key Results

Key Results

31 December 2016

toilet
People with improved toilets
3.61 million
door
People living in open defecation free environments
1.95 million
hand
People with handwashing facilities
3.61 million

Intermediate Indicators

31 December 2016
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Communities of declared ODF
16,295
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Communities triggered
23,122

Financial Pipeline

31 December 2016
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GSF commitments
$14.60 million
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GSF disbursements
$12.79 million
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In-country awards to Implementing Partners & for direct procurement
$9.58 million
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In-country grant disbursements to Implementing Partners & for direct procurement
$9.49 million

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Resources

Gender and Community-Led Total Sanitation – CLTS engagement, outcomes ...

In order to better understand the link between gender dynamics and the impact of its Community-Led Total Sanitation (CLTS) interventions, the GSF supported a study in a small number of communities in Madagascar in 2015. These communities are in...

A gender case study of the experience and outcomes of Fonds D’Appui po...

This study explores the role that gender plays in shaping the experience and outcomes of the Fonds D’Appui pour l’assainissement (FAA) Community-led Total Sanitation (CLTS) interventions in Madagascar.

Catalytic programming for scale and sustainability: Conversations, ref...

This publication explores the conversations, reflections & lessons that emanated from the sessions, workshops & presentations at the GSF Learning Event in Madagascar.

Follow-up MANDONA: A field guide for accelerating and sustaining open ...

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