Financing communal toilets: the Tchemulane project in Maputo

Themes: Finance Public finance Public/shared toilets Sanitation
Countries: Mozambique

This Practice Note examines the financing of communal toilets in Maputo, Mozambique, carried out in conjunction with municipal level capacity building and citywide sanitation planning. It argues that in high density, low income communities, communal toilets serving small groups of families can be an effective sanitation solution.