Water, health and ecosystems: directory of resources


Advocacy and community participation

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    (The) ecosystem approach to water management. Gland, Switzerland, IUCN: The World Conservation Union, Water & Nature Initiative
    http://www.waterandnature.org/pub/EcoMan.pdf
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    Issue brief series: water and sanitation. Geneva, World Health Organization (WHO), Healthy Environments for Children Alliance.
    http://www.who.int/heca/infomaterials/en/water_sanitation.pdf
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    Kolesar R et al. Combining hygiene behavior change with water and sanitation: monitoring progress in Hato Mayor, Dominican Republic. Part II. Washington, DC, United States Agency for International Development, 2004 (Activity Report 137).
    http://www.ehproject.org/PDF/Activity_Reports/AR-137%20DR%20Hato%20Mayor%20Part%20II.pdf
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    Krieger L et al. The GESCOME difference: lessons learned from Gestion Communautaire de Santé Environnementale (GESCOME). The Environmental Health Project II. CESH Benin Activity. Washington, DC, United States Agency for International Development, 2002 (Strategic Report 5).
    http://www.ehproject.org/PDF/Strategic_papers/SR-5.pdf
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    MacDougall J, McGahey C. Urban environmental health strategies: three community-based environmental sanitation and hygiene projects conducted in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Washington, DC, United States Agency for International Development, 2003 (Activity Report 119).
    http://www.phishare.org/files/921_AR-119%20%20DRCongoReportFormatted.pdf
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    Makhweyane M, Dau S. Environmental health promotion takes priority in Mpumalanga. Paper presented at the 27th Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC) Conference, Zambia, 2001.
    http://wedc.lboro.ac.uk/conferences/pdfs/27/Makhweyane.pdf
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    Mukherjee N, van Wijk C eds. Sustainability planning and monitoring in community water supply and sanitation; a guide on the methodology for participatory assessment (MPA) for community-driven development programs. Washington DC, The World Bank, 2002 http://www2.gtz.de/ecosan/download/WSP-sustainability-planning-monitoring.pdf
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    Ockelford J, Reed B. Participatory planning for integrated rural water supply and sanitation programmes. Leicestershire,UK, Loughborough University, Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC), 2002.
    http://wedc.lboro.ac.uk/publications/pdfs/ppirws/participatory-planning.pdf
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    PHAST initiative (The): participatory hygiene and sanitation transformation: a new approach to working with communities. Geneva, World Health Organization, 1996 (WHO/EOS/96.11).
    http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/1996/WHO_EOS_96.11.pdf
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    PHAST [participatory hygiene and sanitation transformation] step-by-step guide: a participatory approach for the control of diarrhoeal disease. Geneva, World Health Organization, 1998 (WHO/EOS/98.3).
    http://www.who.int/water_sanitation_health/hygiene/envsan/phastep/en/
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    Pump aid. Guidance, training and support for community-based installation of very inexpensive water pumps made from locally-available materials and easy to maintain. UK-based agency in partnership with development agencies and other NGOs.
    http://www.pumpaid.org
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    Wardam BM. Rural women securing household water through installation of water cisterns. The Gender and Water Alliance: an associated Programme of the Global Water Partnership (GWP) funded by the governments of the Netherlands and United Kingdom. Delft, The Netherlands.
    http://www.genderandwateralliance.org/english/casestudies.asp
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    What's left to eat. Ecohealth, environmental change and our health. Science-based information for students and teachers on environment and health issues. University of Wisconsin, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and the World Health Organization/Pan American Health Organization.
    http://www.ecohealth101.org/whats_left/index.html
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