Institutions for Sustainability
Children at a broken water pump – Photo: WaterAid
Why is it important to establish sustainable institutions in WASH?
Our key contributions and reserach in this area:
Our current projects in this area:
Full list of publications related to institutions for sustainability:
- Mathew K, Zachariah S, Shordt K, Snel M, CAIRNCROSS S, Biran A, Schmidt W-P. 2009. The sustainability and impact of school sanitation, water and hygiene education in southern India. Waterlines; 28(4):275-292. DOI:10.3362/1756-3488.2009.029
- CAIRNCROSS S, Shordt K, Zacharia S, GovindanBK. 2005. What causes sustainable changes in hygiene behaviour? A cross-sectional study from Kerala, India. Social Science & Medicine 61(10): 2212-20.
- Waterkeyn J, CAIRNCROSS S 2005. Creating demand for sanitation and hygiene through Community Health Clubs: a cost-effective intervention in two districts in Zimbabwe. Social Science & Medicine 61(9):1958-70.
- Shordt K, CAIRNCROSS S. 2004. Sustainability of Hygiene Behaviour and the Effectiveness of Change Interventions. 2 – Findings of a multi-country research study and implications for water and sanitation programmes. Delft, Netherlands: IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre.
- Bolt E, CAIRNCROSS S. 2004. Sustainability of Hygiene Behaviour and the Effectiveness of Change Interventions. 1 – Lessons learned on research methodologies and research implementation from a multi-country research study. Delft, Netherlands: IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre
- Bradley D.J., CAIRNCROSS S., Haines A., Stephens C. 2001 Health and sustainable development. World Summit for Sustainable Development Opinion. London: International Institute for Environment and Development.
- CAIRNCROSS S, Shordt K 2004. It does last! Some findings from a multi-country study of hygiene sustainability. Waterlines 22 (3): 4-7.