Leave no one out. Reaching people with disabilities and leprosy with water, sanitation and hygiene: WaterAid Ethiopia's experience.

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TitleLeave no one out. Reaching people with disabilities and leprosy with water, sanitation and hygiene: WaterAid Ethiopia's experience.
Publication TypeReport
AuthorsTesfu M
Year of Publication2013
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsDisabilities, Ethiopia, Leprosy, Sanitation
Abstract

This paper shares WaterAid Ethiopia ’s experience of mainstreaming the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) needs of marginalised and excluded people, including those with disabilities, in its work and that of its partners. It will establish the links between WASH and disability and leprosy by presenting cases from a WaterAid Ethiopia supported project. To strengthen its work on equity and inclusion and ensure the WASH rights of all, including people with disabilities, WaterAid started to mainstream the WASH needs of marginalised and excluded people in its program Me and policy work in 2010. One such initiative is partnering with specialised organisations working on disability

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