DISTRICT ODF BRIEF
Biakoye District has about 317 communities out of which 20 had been declared ODF as at July 2018. Mainly supported by UNICEF, the districts is implementing the Community Led Total Sanitation (CLTS) approach in order to end open defecation by the end of 2019. In addition to CLTS, Environmental Health staff in the district also engage in the formation of Village Savings Loan Associations (VSLA) in some communities to promote savings towards household latrine construction. Enforcement of Environmental Health Laws and the District bye-laws are other strategies aimed at helping communities to stop open defecation.