Gender in WASH partnerships, workforce and impact assessment

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Cambodia

Partnered with iDE Cambodia and Thrive Networks Cambodia Water for Women Projects

Nepal

Partnered with SNV Nepal Water for Women Project

Timor-Leste

Partnered with WaterAid Timor Water for Women Project

Indonesia

Partnered with Plan Indonesia Water for Women Project

Team and partners

Professor Juliet Willetts

Professor Juliet Willetts

Research Director
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Naomi Carrard

Naomi Carrard

Research Principal
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Diana Gonzalez Botero

Diana Gonzalez Botero

Senior Research Consultant
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Melita Grant

Melita Grant

Research Principal
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Avni Kumar

Avni Kumar

Research Consultant
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Jess MacArthur

Jess MacArthur

Research Consultant and Doctoral Candidate
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Selected Project Components

Inclusive WASH Workforce

qualKit: Exploring GESI Change

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Research outputs

Water, Sanitation and Hygiene:

Through a critical review of academic empirical studies, this paper explores the last decade of WASH-gender literature (2008–2018). It was developed as part of ISF’s work on impact assessment in the water for women program.

Gender equality and women in WASH enterprises in Cambodia: A synthesis of studies

This synthesis of recent studies compiles literature and practical experiences of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) working with women in WASH enterprises in Cambodia.

Intersectionality: Ask the other question

The international development sector is aware that multiple sources of disadvantage and discrimination impact peoples’ lives, and that marginalisation is magnified when these overlap and intersect.

Women’s empowerment: Sharpening our focus

To meaningfully contribute to women’s empowerment, development programs need to support transformation of the economic, political and social structures within which women in all their diversity live.

Leadership and voice: More than ‘add women and stir’

Transformative development requires women in all their diversity to have opportunities to lead and have their voices heard.

WASH-GEM Summary

This summary document introduces the WASH-GEM – a quantitative measure to assist practitioners and researchers in assessing in changes gender outcomes associated with water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) programmes for women and men.

Gender equality and women in WASH enterprises in Cambodia: Summary Overview

This summary provides an overview of the “Gender equality and women in WASH enterprises in Cambodia” synthesis of studies.