Events

Communication for difficult stakeholders in urban water projects

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08 December 2017

Slum dwellers, rural poor, and migrant populations are seen as difficult stakeholders in water and electricity projects. Governments see providing utility services for informal settlers as legitimizing the settlements. The Dhaka Water Supply Sector Development Program used behavior change communication to break the myths about difficult stakeholders and bring clean water to the city.

Venue: 
Philippines
ADB Organizer: 
Department of External Relations,
South Asia Department
Topics: 
Social Development and Protection,
Urban Development,
Water,
Capacity Development
Program and Learning Materials: 
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
08 Dec 2017 Communication for difficult stakeholders in urban water projects discussion highlights and presentation
Slum dwellers, rural poor, and migrant populations are seen as difficult stakeholders in water and electricity projects. Governments see ...
Manoj Sharma, Engr. Taqsem Khan