Enabling Environment and Water Governance: A Conceptual Framework

Brief English / French Authors: Alejandro Jiménez , Hélène Le Deunff , Pilar Avello , Dr. Cecilia Scharp
Published: March 2016 Publisher: Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI)

As part of the ongoing UNICEF efforts to enhance WASH governance programming, the Accountability for Sustainability Programme developed a conceptual framework to unpack the concept of Enabling Environment for effective and sustainable WASH service delivery, linking it to the core water governance functions.

enabling environment featureThe Enabling Environment for WASH services consists of underlying structural factors, such as the economy and geography, and institutional factors, all of tremendous importance for how WASH service are delivered. Most of the actions that External Support Agents can undertake to influence this environment will focus on core WASH governance functions.



March 2016


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