DISTRICT ODF BRIEF
The Sissala East District has a total of 59 communities out of which five had succeeded in ending open defecation as at May 2018. The district, like most others in the country, is currently implementing the Community-led Total Sanitation (CLTS) approach in an attempt to stop open defecation and promote the use of household latrines. Currently being supported by the World Bank and UNICEF, district authorities have set June 2020 as the target date for an end to open defecation.
MAJOR SANITATION PARTNERS
The World Bank and UNICEF are currently the main partners supporting the Sissala East District to eradicate open defecation by 2020.