Women, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
Gender Tool Box
There are strong linkages between access to water, sanitation and hygiene, and gender equality. A gender approach to water and sanitation services refers to assuring that all people, regardless of gender, benefit from, and are empowered by improved water and sanitation services, and hygiene practices. This guide gives a brief overview on why and how to consider gender aspects in water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) development projects and programmes.