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Costing improved water supply systems for low-income communities : a practical manual

Author: Fabrizio Carlevaro; Cristian Gonzalez
Publisher: London : IWA Publishing, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This manual and the free downloadable costing tool is the outcome of a project identified by the Water, Sanitation and Health Programme (WSH) of the World Health Organization (WHO) faced with the challenge of costing options for improved access, both to safe drinking water and to adequate sanitation.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Fabrizio Carlevaro; Cristian Gonzalez
ISBN: 9781780407227 178040722X
OCLC Number: 921176123
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 237 pages)
Contents: Table of contents: About the authors, Foreword, Preface and Acknowledgements. Chapter 1 --
Background and objectives: Water and health --
Social valuation of water supply projects --
Costing method --
Target audience. Chapter 2 --
Conceptual framework: Identifying locally appropriate technologies --
Costing a drinking-water supply technology. Chapter 3 --
Improved drinking-water supply technologies for low-income communities: Drinking-water supply systems --
Objectives of drinking-water supply --
Improved drinking-water supply technologies. Chapter 4 --
Locally appropriate technologies: Concept of locally appropriate technology --
Criteria for the identification of constraints and risks --
Assessment of water supply needs --
Selection of locally appropriate water supply technologies. Chapter 5 --
Costing method: Rationale and issues --
Typology of costs --
Sources of data on costs --
Costing questionnaires --
Social costing of water supply projects. Chapter 6 --
Costing implementation: The process of costing a water supply project --
The Water Supply Costing Processor (WSCP) --
An introduction to the use of the WSCP. Annexes: Drinking-water supply technologies --
Project questionnaires --
Inputs of improved water supply technologies --
Costing questionnaires --
Time profiles of a beta distribution function --
Costing case studies in Peru.
Responsibility: Fabrizio Carlevaro and Cristian Gonzalez.

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