Sectoral Perspectives on Gender and Social Inclusion: Water Supply and Sanitation

Publication | December 2012

The provision of water supply and sanitation services needs to move beyond technical solutions towards a more gendered and inclusive approach.

This publication assesses the current situation of gender equality and social inclusion (GESI) in Nepal's water supply and sanitation (WSS) sector. It identifies the barriers faced by different groups in accessing WSS services and how the various policies, sector modalities, and project mechanisms have worked to address them.

Contents 

  • Preface
  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction and Overview
  • Gender Equality and Social Inclusion - Making it Happen in Water Supply and Sanitation
  • Checklist for Mainstreaming Gender Equality and Social Inclusion
  • Annexes

Additional Details

Type
Series
Subjects
  • Gender
  • Social development and protection
  • Water
  • Sanitation
  • Water Resource Management
  • Water sector development
Countries
  • Nepal
ISBN
  • 978-9937-8-5922-6 (Print)

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