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10.50
0.66 - 1
Good
0.33 - 0.65
Some
0 - 0.32
Little or none

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31
Aug.
2017
The progress on Drinking Water, Sanitation and Hygiene report produced by the Joint Monitoring Programme in 2017 povided a baseline of da...
31
Aug.
2017
The Joint Monitoring Programme released an MDG assessment in 2015 providing statistics on access to water and sanitation globally. 
29
Aug.
2017
Sanitation and Water for all have reported on the progress of commitments made at the 2014 SWA high level meeting. 
03
Feb.
2016
The conference secretariat in Bangladesh will invite all the relevant ministries (Health, Education, Finance) to participate in SACOSAN V...
03
Feb.
2016
ICWG has in principle have agreed to the participation of women, children, Persons with Disabilities, elderly people in SACOSAN VI. ICWG ...
03
Feb.
2016
CSOs that represent Person with Disabilities, elderly people, women and children are part of the pre SACOSAN VI process and regularly tak...
03
Feb.
2016
Private sector players are investing in new products with assistance and support from CSOs and donors. Example can be given of SaTo pan a...
03
Feb.
2016
DPHE, GoB has established 11 feacal sludge management systems in 11 secondary towns. Also GoB study(16) on Research and Development Fund ...
03
Feb.
2016
DPHE has invested in establishing Feacal Sludge Management systems in 11 towns with ADB Support and another 31 municipality will come und...
03
Feb.
2016
Hygiene issues are integrated into the Strategic Plan for Health, Population and Nutrition Sector Development Programme (HPNSDP) as well ...
03
Feb.
2016
The National Hygiene Promotion Strategy for Water Supply and Sanitation Sector in Bangladesh 2012 has explicitly stated in Strategy 2 the...
03
Feb.
2016
There are intermittent engagement with the media for promote sanitation especially during the ‘day observation’ and sanitation month. CSO...
03
Feb.
2016
The initial sanitation promoting activities would not have been possible if the private sector ‘ring-slab’ builders/entrepreneurs. Still ...
03
Feb.
2016
The Water, Sanitation and Hygiene sector operates in a collaborative manner with participation of government entities, Civil Society Orga...
03
Feb.
2016
0.07% budget was allocation spent on hygiene and Behavioral Change Communication (BCC) in 2014-15 and it was 0.29% in 2013-14.
03
Feb.
2016
National Hygiene Promoting Strategy for Water Supply and Sanitation Sector in Bangladesh 2012 has in its scope personal hygiene (Menstrua...
03
Feb.
2016
National Hygiene Promoting Strategy for Water Supply and Sanitation Sector in Bangladesh was developed in 2012. The government in collabo...
03
Feb.
2016
BNBC includes accessible facilities for Persons with Disabilities in buildings which also encompass health clinics. Local Government Eng...
03
Feb.
2016
Ministry of Education has given a circular for keeping separate toilets for girls, children with disabilities and also the schools have b...
03
Feb.
2016
Bangladesh National Building Code (BNBC) 2006 has elements of building being disable friendly i.e. accessible. Public buildings having MH...
03
Feb.
2016
Various Non-Governmental Organizations are working to provide sanitation services to the urban slum dwellers in Metropolitan cities as we...
03
Feb.
2016
National 3R Strategy for Waste Management 2010 has specific sections on domestic waste, hazardous waste, medical waste, waste from agricu...
03
Feb.
2016
Working group for preparation of Institutional and Regulatory Framework for Feacal Sludge Management has been developed with representati...
03
Feb.
2016
The Government of Bangladesh in its ‘Persons with Disability Rights and Protection Act 2013’ has ensured the accessibility of Person with...
03
Feb.
2016
Ministry of Education has given a circular for keeping separate toilets for girls, children with disabilities and also the schools have b...
03
Feb.
2016
The Standing Order on Disaster (SoD 2010) has specifically described the necessity to meet the sanitation needs after various types of di...
03
Feb.
2016
The National Strategy for Water Supply and Sanitation 2014 has mentioned the various strategic directions for the strategic themes.
03
Feb.
2016
The National Strategy for Water Supply and Sanitation 2014 has been developed after SACOSAN V.
03
Feb.
2016
Ministry of Education has given a circular for keeping separate toilets for girls, children with disabilities and also the schools have b...
03
Feb.
2016
Only Rural, Urban, City Corporation and Municipality related disaggregated data is available for sanitation coverage.
03
Feb.
2016
In FY 2013-14 99% of the allocation was spent and in FY 2014-15 91% of the allocation was spent. (Source HDRC/WAB analysis)
03
Feb.
2016
There was an increase in budget allocation of 26.61% from FY 2013-14 to FY 2014-15 and 18.78% increase from FY 2014-15 to FY 2015-16 for ...
03
Feb.
2016
The Sector Development plan (2011-2025) for WASH has been developed before SACOSAN V (in November 2011) where key performance indicators ...
20
Jan.
2016
The FANSA and WaterAid team developed scoring guidelines to all the SACOSAN countries to help them carry out this TRAFFIC LIGHTS PAPER (T...
14
Jan.
2016
The Heads of Delegation from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka participating in the 6th Sou...
25
July
2015
The Ministry of Education, Bangladesh, has issued a circular on July 24, 2015 ordering decent sanitation facilities in every secondary an...
24
April
2015
This publication by Amnesty International and WASH United gathers the evidence of the universal recognition of the human rights to water ...
08
Dec.
2014
The United Nations Office of the High Commission for Human Rights (UN OHCHR) in consultation with diverse stakeholders has proposed the f...
31
Oct.
2014
Hi, I'd like to make this comment in reference to the adequacy of using a country's voting decision for the UN General Resolution as a me...
24
July
2014
At SACOSAN IV in 2011, 13 commitments to end the sanitation crisis in the South Asia Region were made by participating governments. This ...
18
Aug.
2014
The following piece of evidence provides details of the proceedings for the General Assembly adoption of the human right to water and san...