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TitleProyecto Yacupaj : analysis de dos anos de experiencias de los proyectos demonstrativos
Publication TypeMiscellaneous
Year of Publication1993
AuthorsSara, J, Vera, R, Soto, B, Quiroga, M
Pagination2 vol. (61, 7 p.): fig., tab.
Date Published1993-01-01
PublisherWorld Bank
Place PublishedPotosi, Bolivia
Keywordsappropriate technology, bolivia, bolivia potosi, community participation, costs, demonstration projects, evaluation, extension, health education, information gathering, maintenance, man7, operation, sanitation, scattered communities, water supply

Under the Yacupaj Project water and sanitation demonstration projects were implemented in Potosi department. These projects included innovative aspects: involvement of government institutions at provincial level in the execution, monitoring, and evaluation of the projects; community self-management; intervention as a response to the demand generated at community level; the establishment of a financial policy ensuring effective contributions from the community aiming at the sustainability of the facilities and a better distribution of finances; the promotion of the role of women at decision making level; the promotion of hygiene behaviour change through health education; the use of appropriate technology developed in the country; ensuring improved monitoring, evaluation and documentation system; capacity building at community, NGO, and government level; ensuring sustainability of installations through capacity building in operation and maintenance. The report also presents quantitative data on project achievements.

NotesContents: 1. Evaluation report. - 2. Summary of the Yacupaj project implementation policies and strategies
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Translated TitleYacupaj project : analysis of two years of experiences with demonstration projects

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