A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Tamil Nadu Urban Sanitation Improvement Plans

Publication | July 2021

The world has made great strides in improving sanitation conditions in recent decades, but there are still several obstacles to achieving the sanitation-related Sustainable Development Goals.

The world has made great strides in improving sanitation conditions in recent decades. However, despite these achievements, there are still several obstacles to achieving the sanitation-related Sustainable Development Goals.

This case study demonstrates how cost-benefit analysis can be used to assess the economic and social viability of sanitation improvement projects, using the example of a city-wide fecal sludge management project implemented in the state of Tamil Nadu, India.

DEVELOPMENT CASE STUDY NO: 2021-2

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  • Health
  • Social development and protection
  • Water
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  • India