This is the response to a DEWPoint helpdesk enquiry. It covers: WASH
facilities costs - ensuring value for money; Alternative models for
operation and maintenance of school WASH (discussed in relation to water
supply, hand washing and water treatment, and latrines); Impact of
school WASH on absenteeism; and Scaling up effective school WASH.
This report was produced by DEW Point, a Resource Centre for
Environment, Water and Sanitation, that was funded by DFID and managed
by a consortium of companies led by Harewelle International Limited.
Rheingans, R.; Freeman, M. Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in schools. Final Report, March 2010. DEW Point, Blisworth, UK (2010) 13 pp.