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Delivering Water Supply and Sanitation in Fragile States: The Transition from Emergency to Development

Delivering Water Supply and Sanitation in Fragile States: The Transition from Emergency to Development
  • World Bank Water and Sanitation Program (WSP). February 2012
  • This note captures the main points and messages from a conference held in Nairobi, Kenya, on 3-5 May 2011 under the same title that initiated a community of practice bringing together water supply and sanitation (WSS) actors with actors involved in building core country systems. The conference aimed to initiate a platform for knowledge sharing and learning by giving: - Water and sanitation sector actors a better understanding of 'core' government systems/functions; - Core government systems actors a better understanding of the needs of the water sector; - Fragile state water sector ad core systems actors an opportunity to chart a transition pathway from emergency to development from the sector. The note is available in English and French.
  • Geographical coverage: Africa, Ethiopia, Liberia, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Uganda
  • Main themes: Emergency situations, Infrastructure, Sanitation, Water supply
  • Main target audience: Governments, National administrations, Water managers
  • Main purpose: Advocacy
  • Type of resource: Proceedings, Recommendations
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Published in 2015