UNICEF Bangladesh

Implementation of Water and Sanitation for Health Facility Improvement Tool (WASH-FIT) in 16 HCFs in Bangladesh

Water, sanitation, hygiene (WASH), and waste management services in health care facilities (HCFs) are key components of infection prevention and control (IPC) practices for assuring patient safety and quality of treatment. Such services are also necessary for fostering an atmosphere that promotes the dignity and human rights of all caregivers, particularly mothers, babies, and children.

February 2024 to April 2024

3. Developing of National Compendium of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Technologies for Disaster Response

Developing of National Compendium of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Technologies for Disaster Response

The objective of this project is to develop a compendium of Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) technologies in emergencies in Bangladesh with technical detail & drawing (inclusive), geographic  & disaster specific,  costing including bill of quantities (BoQ)

Capacity Building Training on Systematic and Scientific Approaches for Targeting Poor and Unserved People in Arsenic Affected Areas for Arsenic Safe Water

Capacity Building Training on “Systematic and Scientific Approaches for Targeting Poor and Unserved People in Arsenic Affected Areas for Arsenic Safe Water”

The overall objective of this assignment is to improve the technical capacity of DPHE on arsenic screening and data management, and to use this data for allocating resources and for equity-based site selection through training and knowledge sharing.

December 2022 to February 2023

Development of Design, BoQs and product sheets (graphics design) of Climate-resilient and disabled-friendly inclusive latrine under GoB-UNICEF SDC supported SanMarkS II project

The overall objective is to develop design, BoQ and product sheets for selected climate resilient and disability inclusive latrine options for SanMarkS II project to support construction and market promotion of latrine options.

Preparation of City Service Delivery Assessment (CSDA) Reports for Chattogram and Rajshahi City Corporations

ITN-BUET (with the support from Unicef) conducted City Service Delivery Assessment (CSDA)  for Chattogram and Rajshahi City Corporations following the CWIS CSDA Guideline and prepared reports. CSDA outcomes recommend the actions needed for enabling, delivering, and sustaining sanitation services in an inclusive manner.

August 2021 to October 2021

Study on WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) Challenges in Slum areas of Dhaka City

Developing National Compendium of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Technologies in Emergencies, Bangladesh

ITN-BUET has been approached by UNICEF to create a national compendium of WASH technologies in Bangladesh for emergency response, as it is currently missing in the sector and is considered a top priority during emergencies. The compendium will feature technical details, drawings, materials specifications, quantities, and costs.

February 2021 to May 2021

Hygiene

Development of National Operation and Maintenance (O&M) Guideline for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in Bangladesh

Water and sanitation policy 1998 stated that O&M would be the responsibility of the user groups. But in case of higher-level services options like PSF, MAR, AIRP, piped water system […]

June 2020 to ongoing

Faecal Sludge Management

Dissemination of Institutional and Regulatory Framework for Faecal Sludge Management (IRF-FSM)

The approval of Institutional and Regulatory Framework for Fecal Sludge Management (IRF-FSM) in 2017 by the ministry of LGRD&C assigned primary responsibility for sanitation/FSM services to the LGIs within its […]

March 2018 to July 2019

Climate Change Bangladesh

Training on Facing the Challenges of Climate Change in Water and Sanitation Sector in Bangladesh

DPHE recruited a number of class-1 officers and they were working all over the country, especially at the field level. They had no special training to combat the challenges of […]

March 2014 to June 2014