Title: Water, Sanitation and Gender, Gender and Development

Languages: English

Type: Document

Published: January 1, 2007

Region: Global

Country: Global / Non-Specific

Sectors: Water and Sanitation

Topics: Gender Impact

Keywords: Legal Framework


Document Details:

Briefing Notes, Gender and Development Group, The World Bank, March 2007

The publication explores why gender issues are important in the water and sanitation sector, how the World Bank is integrating gender in water supply and sanitation (WSS) activities and gives three examples of innovative approaches to integrate gender. One example shows how the private sector engaged women to make bricks for latrines in South Africa.

Related Information:

Mainstreaming Gender in Water Projects

Impacts of PPPs on Gender Inclusion

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Updated: February 5, 2022