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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Madagascar Programme Overview

The national programme supported by GSF in Madagascar is known locally as the Fonds d’Appui pour l’Assainissement (FAA). It is one of the leading programmes in the sector and a driving force in the national movement to eliminate open defecation.

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GSF Information

Executing Agency: Medical Care Development International (MCDI)
Grant Agreement signed: March 2010
Country Programme Monitor: FTHM Consulting

Key Results

Key Results

30 June 2015

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People with improved toilets
330,270
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People living in open-defecation free environments
1.46 million
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People with handwashing facilities
2.98 million

Key Results

Key Results

30 June 2015

toilet
People with improved toilets
330,270
door
People living in open-defecation free environments
1.46 million
hand
People with handwashing facilities
2.98 million

Intermediate Indicators

30 June 2015
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Communities of declared ODF's
12,600
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Communities triggered
17,270

Financial Pipeline

30 June 2015
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GSF commitments
$12.9 million
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In-country awards to Sub-grantees
$7.39 million
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GSF disbursements
$8.98 million
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In-country grant disbursements
$4.27 million

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Technical Summary of Recent Studies in Madagascar

  Summary   This technical note summarizes the key features and findings of recent studies of interventions to improve sanitation and hygiene in Madagascar. WSSCC’s Global Sanitation Fund (GSF) currently supports the implementation of programmes in Madagascar and 10 other countries working with large numbers...