Components Pro-poor Market-based Solutions for Faecal Sludge Management project

February 2018

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The 4-year project aims to improve the living environment of more than 1 million people. By developing faecal sludge management services, the project aims to reform human waste management, building government capacity to develop and implement waste management services and policy, and increase the productivity and protect the health and dignity of people working in this vital sector. With backing from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID), the Pro-poor Market-based Solutions for Faecal Sludge Management in Urban Centres of Southern Bangladesh project is piloting new strategies for faecal sludge management in Khulna city, and two smaller towns - Kushtia and Jhenaidah.