Citywide Inclusive Sanitation: Responsibility

Themes: Container-based sanitation Faecal sludge management Market development Public/shared toilets Regulation Research Sanitation Sewerage Utilities WASH

For urban sanitation systems to function safely, at scale, over time, and inclusively, they must be organized to support three functions: responsibilityaccountability, and resource planning and management.

This short publication looks at the function of responsibility: the extent to which sanitation authorities are clearly mandated.

Click for a longer version of this publication, which explains the responsibility function in more detail, on the basis of specific case studies.