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Water and Sanitation Assessment of Home-Based Care Clients in Malawi 

Results of an assessment that CRS conducted for the World Health Organization (WHO) in Malawi and Zambia on the water and sanitation situation of home-based care clients. The WHO objectives were to promote HBC and develop guidance for the health and water and sanitation sectors.

Kathryn Lockwood, Kwame Msapato, Shannon Senefeld, Jill Nogi, Paul Perrin and Martin Mtika

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Executive Summary 7
Introduction 13
Water and Sanitation in the context of HIV/AIDS 13
Malawi and Water & Sanitation 16
Methodology 17
District and National Level Interviews 17
Community Focus Group Discussions (FGDs) 18
Household Surveys 18
Data Analysis 18
Results 19
National Level Interviews 20
District Level Interviews 21
Community FGDs 22
Household Survey 26
Recommendations 32
Conclusions 36
Works Cited 37
Annex 1. Household Survey 41
Annex 2. Community Focus Group Discussion Guide 53
Annex 3. National & District Level Interview Guide 55

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