The training enhances the capacity of local decision-makers to make the most efficient, effective and equitable use of investments in sanitation. The emphasis of the course is not on technical solutions but on economical, financial and institutional aspects.
This e-Learning course is available in English and French.
The e-learning course consists of three modules. «Introduction to Governance & Sanitation» describes the background and highlights the importance of sanitation in general. There are also lessons about the role of sanitation in the fight against poverty and HIV and about the Sustainable Sanitation approach.
The «Economics, Pricing & Financing» module describes the financial considerations when planning for sanitation systems, such as costs, sources of financing, loans, tariffs and subsidies etc.
The final module «Institutional Aspects» shows roles and functions of the different stakeholders from the public and the private sector.
Senior managers and supervisors of water and sanitation utilities or from local, federal or national government entities, also from other water related associations, NGOs etc.
English and French.