SWA Partner since July 2010


SWA Focal Points

  • Government

  • Mahamat lamine Younous Kosso, Secretary general, Ministry of Environment and Water Resources

  • Issa Moustapha, Director, Water and Sanitation Department, Ministry of Rural and Urban Hydraulics


  • Development Partner

  • Moustapha Harouna, Chief of WASH, UNICEF Tchad


  • Civil Society Partner

  • Nadjiam Djirabaye, WASH Program Coordinator, Association pour la Défense des Droits des Consommateurs (ADC)


Key statistics

Access to improved drinking water in 2011 was estimated at


Access to improved sanitation in 2011 was estimated at


Out of the 88.3% which use unimproved sanitation, percent that practice open defecation:


For every dollar invested in sanitation,
the average economic return is $1.40**

For every dollar invested in water supply,
the average economic return is $3.50**

*WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation, 2014. **Global costs and benefits of drinking-water supply and sanitation interventions to reach the MDG target and universal coverage”. World Health Organization, 2012.


Chad WASH-Related Documents


SWA High Level Meeting Commitments

WASH sector data and analysis

Government policies, strategies and guidelines

Regional documents