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SHARE contributes to achieving universal access to effective, sustainable and equitable sanitation and hygiene by generating evidence to improve policy and practice worldwide

Some of our key research locations


WaterAid/Jason Larkin

Malawi is one of the smaller countries in Sub-Saharan African and home to 16 million people. An estimated 35% of the Malawian population doesRead more


WaterAid/Areeb Hashmi

A middle-income country with a population of over 1 billion, poverty in India is a complex issue with just under a third of the populationRead more


Sustainable sanitation/Foter/CC BY

Kenya is among the top ten richest countries in Africa (IMF, 2015), but just under a third of its population has access to improved sanitationRead more


WaterAid/Anna Kari

Zambia is situated in Southern Africa and has a population of over 14 million people. Although the country has made great strides in improvingRead more

New resources

Synthesis Report

This report synthesises the breadth of work undertaken by SHARE during its first phase of work that ran 2010 to 2015. It presents some of SHARE's key successes, particularly highlighting the impact its innovative research, capacity development activities and research into use efforts have had in...
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Risk Perceptions of Wastewater use for U

This paper draws on SHARE PhD Student Prince Antwi-Agyei 's PhD study into wastewater use in urban agriculture. This study sought to assess the knowledge and awareness of wastewater use for crop production, its related health risks, and adoption of health protective measures by farmers, market...
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Some of our projects

National Sanitation Campaign Evaluation

LSHTM/Elisa Roma

Poor sanitation and hygiene conditions remain a public health concern in Tanzania and cost the country 1% of its annual GDP. Recent estimatesRead more

Sanitation Vulnerability

The last in a series of four SHARE-WSSCC co-funded studies , this project aimed to ascertain whether gendered violence is symptomatic of powerRead more

WASH & STH Systematic Review

The second in this series of SHARE-funded studies exploring the impact of WASH on NTDs, this systematic review compiled and analysed evidenceRead more

Weaning Food Hygiene - The Gambia

Building on lessons learned from earlier SHARE-funded work on food hygiene and behaviour change, including the successful SuperAmma campaignRead more

Latest Updates

SHARE is delighted to welcome, Emily Balls, as our new Monitoring & Evaluation Officer. We asked Emily to tell us a little more about herself and her hopes for the role. Tell us a little bit about yourself Most recently...
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14 Mar 2016
In the run up to International Women’s Day, SHARE set about reflecting on the far-reaching impact of several of its gender-related outputs. We were specifically interested in considering the contribution that the Menstrual Hygiene Matters resource (co-published by 18 organisations)...
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29 Feb 2016