Delivery of 3 WASH training courses per year for MSF
|UK, with MSF staff participants from around the World||MSF (Medecins Sans Frontieres)||Since 2010 and ongoing||Over £200,000|
WEDC staff involved:
Summary of project activities and outcomes:
The following 2 week courses are delivered at WEDC for MSF staff each year, in conjunction with MSF:
- Water, Hygiene and Sanitation for Health (an introductory course run twice a year)
- Strategic approaches to Water, Hygiene and Sanitation
The course aim is: ‘to contribute to MSF’s strengthening of a cadre of water, hygiene and sanitation personnel who are able to interpret policy and successfully promote and implement MSF WHS strategies and actions across the full range of MSF-type situations; resulting in reduced WHS related mortality and morbidity’. These courses cover a full range of WASH related topics and are an important part of the continuing professional development of MSF staff engaged on WASH activities around the world.