Why Financial Lending Institutions Are Not Willing to Provide Services to the Private Sector for Rural Sanitation and Hygiene

This paper summarises the findings of a SHARE-funded study that examined why lending institutions are unwilling to provide financial services to small scale (prospective) operators of sanitation and hygiene delivery within Nkhata Bay District, a low income rural district in northern Malawi. It also offers recommendations on how investment in sanitation in Nkhata Bay and other similar districts could be promoted.

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BUILDING KNOWLEDGE. IMPROVING THE WASH SECTOR.

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