Cote d'Ivoire

SWA partner since 2010

SWA Focal Points

 

  • Government

  • Métongnon Firmin Dijgbenou, Directeur Général, Direction Générale de la Construction, de l’Assainissement, de la Maintenance et de l’Architecture

  • Development Partner

  • Suzanne Gbaguidi, WASH Specialist, UNICEF Cote d'Ivoire

  • Daniel Spalthoff, Manager WASH, UNICEF Cote d'Ivoire

  • Civil Society Partner

  • Ange Baimey, Executive Director, JVE Cote d'Ivoire

Key statistics

 

Access to improved drinking water in 2012 was estimated at

80,2%*

Access to improved sanitation in 2012 was estimated at

21.9%*

Out of the 78,1% which use unimproved sanitation, percent that practice open defecation:

27,5%*

For every dollar invested in sanitation,
the average economic return is $3**

For every dollar invested in water supply,
the average economic return is $1.5**

* 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.

 

Cote d'Ivoire WASH-Related Documents

 

SWA High Level Meeting Commitments

WASH sector data and analysis

Government policies, strategies and guidelines

Regional documents