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We generate evidence around what does and doesn’t work for achieving sustainability across the water sector. We carry out evaluations to help our partners refine their strategies, and work with partners to improve their monitoring, data systems and feedback loops for reaching outcomes.

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Evaluating Menstrual Hygiene and Health Development Impact in Ethiopia

We are carrying out an impact evaluation of the french Development Agency's Menstrual Hygiene and Health Development Impact...

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Providing MEL support to the UK government’s Knowledge, Evidence and Learning for Development Programme

Itad is the monitoring, evaluation and learning partner to The Knowledge, Evidence and Learning for Development Programme...

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Three ways digital data is helping UNICEF make decisions for WASH programming

Understanding the impact of COVID-19 on urban water and sewerage utilities is critical to managing potential emergent and...

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Maximising the value of third party monitoring

COVID-19 has brought greater challenges and complexity to delivering aid, particularly in insecure settings. An external...

Washing hands with running water and soap. For hygiene and covid-19 prevention concepts.
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Monitoring progress towards the SDGs and providing digitally-driven solutions for UNICEF’s COVID-19 WASH response

Sustainable Development Goal 6 aims to achieve universal access to safe and sustainable water, sanitation and hygiene. The...

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Mid-term review of IFAD’s Adaptation for Smallholder Agriculture Programme

Smallholders are on the frontline of climate change. Their livelihoods rely on natural resources that are already affected by...

African Girl Washing Hands with Soap and Water
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How regular outcome monitoring makes WASH programmes more effective

Measuring progress towards WASH outcomes is more difficult and more expensive than reporting outputs, but it is a valuable...

News

Delivering sustainable WASH outcomes: Insights from the WASH Results Programme

New series of learning briefs from this large-scale programme share data on outcome achievements, insights on designing...

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Outcome achievements in the WASH Results Programme: data and insights

WASH Results Programme learning brief #1

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Setting and monitoring outcome targets in WASH programmes

WASH Results Programme learning brief #2

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Reaching the vulnerable and working in fragile contexts

WASH Results Programme learning brief # 3

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Experiences in WASH systems strengthening

WASH Results Programme learning brief #4

girl reading material about handwashing
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Handwashing and COVID-19: The role of data in improving hygiene promotion

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought the importance of thorough handwashing to the fore in global efforts to curb the spread of...

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Recovering better from COVID-19: Lessons from WASH and protracted crises

Globally, people living in protracted crises represent the ‘last mile’ in terms of reaching the SDGs — they are the most...

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Global Evaluation of UNICEF’s WASH Programming in Protracted Crises, 2014–19

This Global Evaluation of UNICEF’s WASH Programming in Protracted Crisis (WiPC) is the first UNICEF global thematic...

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Designing effective verification systems for Payment by Results contracts

New series of publications shares practical guidance for third-party verification services based on learning from the WASH...