Can participatory behaviour change methods help limit the spread of cholera?

Themes: Behaviour change Faecal sludge management Health impact Hygiene
Countries: Zambia

Participatory Health and Sanitation Transformation (PHAST) is a behaviour change methodology designed to engage participants at every stage of the process of improving health, hygiene and sanitation behaviours. This Practice Note evaluates the early results of a Comic Relief-funded project that utilised PHAST in two neighbourhoods in Lusaka, and its integration into the response to cholera outbreaks in the city in 2016 and 2017-2018.