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Water, Engineering and Development Centre

Equity and Inclusion in Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

*New* Accessibility and safety audits

Specific themes

General Inclusion resources


WEDC Conference papers

Click here to view a selection of WEDC Conference papers from the 36th International Conference held in 2013 in Kenya, which have a particular focus on Inclusion.

Essential reading

This list is regularly updated but please let us know if there is a document that should be added.

Mainstreaming disability and ageing in water, sanitation and hygiene programmes A mapping study carried out for WaterAid UK

Inclusive WASH – What does it look like? Checklist for WASH practitioners

Water and sanitation for all – article in Municipal Engineer – Themed issue on Diversity & Inclusion.

Infrastructure for All: Meeting the needs of both men and women in development projects. A practical guide for engineers, technicians and project managers. Reed, B., Coates, S., & Parry-Jones, S. (2007) WEDC.

Developing Engineers and Technicians: Notes on giving guidance to engineers and technicians on how infrastructure can meet the needs of men and women. Reed, B. & Coates, S. (2007) WEDC.

Water and sanitation for disabled people and other vulnerable groups: designing services to improve accessibility. Jones, H. & Reed, R.A. (2005) WEDC.

Inclusive design of school latrines: how much does it cost and who benefits? Jones, H. (2011) WEDC Briefing Note #1.

Inclusive design for WASH services – An annotated bibliography (categorises and describes over 50 documents related to access to WASH for women and girls, disabled adults and children, and schoolchildren).

Inclusive WASH and disability (adapted from the above but focuses on access for disabled people).

 

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