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close this bookPHAST Step-by-Step Guide: A Participatory Approach for the Control of Diarrhoeal Disease (PHAST - SIDA - UNDP - WB - WHO, 2000, 137 p.)
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close this folderPurpose and overview of the guide
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View the documentWhat are participatory methods?
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View the documentPHAST and empowerment
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View the documentPrepare before you start
View the documentMake your toolkit
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close this folderSome necessary background concepts
View the documentDiarrhoeal diseases and disease transmission
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View the documentAll participants are equal
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close this folderPart II: Step-by-Step Activities
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View the documentActivity 1: Mapping water and sanitation in our community
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View the documentActivity 1: Blocking the spread of disease
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View the documentActivity 1: Choosing sanitation improvements
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close this folderPart III: Making a toolkit
View the documentGuidelines for PHAST facilitators and programme managers
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PHAST
Participatory Hygiene and Sanitation Transformation Series


World Health Organization
Geneva


Sida
Swedish International Development Agency


UNDP-World Bank
Water and Sanitation Program

WHO/EOS/98.3
Original: English
Distr: General

Prepared by Ron Sawyer, Mayling Simpson-Hrt, Sara Wood

Illustrated by Regina Faul-Doyle and Victoria Francis

This guide is a collaborative effort of the Rural Environmental Health Unit, the Global Task Force on Cholera Control and the Cholera Sub-Regional team in Harare.

Reprinted 2000

© World Health Organization, 1998

This document is not a formal publication of the World Health Organization (WHO), and all rights are reserved by the organization. The document may, however, be freely reviewed, abstracted, reproduced or translated, in part or in whole, but not for sale or for use in conjunction with commercial purposes. Please acknowledge the source of material taken from this document in the following way: Wood S, Sawyer R, Simpson-Hrt M. PHAST step-by-step guide: a participatory approach for the control of diarrhoeal disease. Geneva, World Health Organization (unpublished document WHO/EOS/98.3).

The views expressed in this document by named authors are solely the responsibility of those authors.

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PHAST Step-by-Step Guide: A Participatory Approach for the Control of Diarrhoeal Disease
1998, ix + 126 pages [E]
WHO/EOS/98.3
Sw.fr. 16.–/US $14.40; in developing countries: Sw.fr. 11.20
Order no. 1930131