Culture of Water Program

Title

Culture of Water Program

Country

Policy Start

2001

Sub Theme

Specific theme

Handwashing culture promotion; water purification infrastructure and technqiue diffusion

Lowi Policy Typology

Distributive

Policy Mechanism Category

Advocacy or education

Specific Mechanism

Handwashing, water purification technique diffusion

Stated objective of policy in publication

Raise awareness of water scarcity and promote its good use and preservation, promote water purification methods and handwashing with soap, along with infrastructural improvements

Target population of policy

Health outcome

Reduce rates of childhood diarrhea and increase water purification practices

Policy Evaluation included?

Collection

Tags

Citation

“Culture of Water Program,” Literature on Urban Health Policy in Latin America(LUHPLA), accessed June 14, 2024, http://luhpla.georgetown.domains/items/show/1799.

Geolocation