JICA considers that the main areas of support needed in WASH in relation to the COVID 19 crisis are as follows:
JICA is committed to respond timely to meet these needs through partnerships with other development partners including NGOs, comprehensive multi sector support, enhancement of handwashing awareness-raising activities, and knowledge creation.
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JICA has been implementing the following project research and survey. JICA will periodically update the information.
(1) Project Research "The COVID-19 Crisis Response and Lessons Learned in the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Sector"
Project Research Outline_ The COVID-19 Crisis Response and Lessons Learned in the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Sector (PDF/313KB)
Project Research Interim report_ The COVID-19 Crisis Response and Lessons Learned in the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Sector (PDF/1.46MB)
Projet Brief Note_ The COVID-19 Crisis Response and Lessons Learned in the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Sector (PDF/1.87MB)
(2) "Data Collection Survey on Improvement of Hygiene Behavior in Schools and Health Care Facilities in Collaboration with International NGOs"
Outline_ Data Collection Survey on Improvement of Hygiene Behavior in Schools and Health Care Facilities in Collaboration with International NGOs (PDF/174KB)
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|March 29, 2021||JICA Delivers Water Treatment Products To SEG To Fight Against COVID-19 And Ebola|
|January 28, 2021||"Achhi Aadat (Good Habit)" Campaign|
|August 26,2020||COVID-19 Emergency Support to the Water Sector in South Sudan - Provision of Water Treatment Chemicals and Fuel for Generator to the Water Service Provider -|
|August 12,2020||Water by the numbers: Providing "safe water" as a vital measure against COVID-19|
|July 31,2020||Chlorine Procurement for Water Supply in Palestine by JICA Urgent Support"Safe water supply for citizens under the COVID-19 emergency"|
|July 27,2020||Emergency Support for COVID-19 Infection Control Measure in Sudan- Provision of Chlorine for Water Sterilization to Water Facilities for Continuous Safe Water Supply -|
|July 20,2020||Continuing Supply of Disinfected Safe Water throughout Tajikistan- Assistance for Measures to Combat COVID-19 under the Project for Strengthening the Water Service Management of Pyanj and Khamadoni Vodokanals -|
|July 9,2020||COVID-19 Emergency Support to The Water Sector in Kenya - Provision of Water Treatment Chemicals to Nine Water Service Providers -|
|June 3,2020||Possible Countermeasures by Water Utilities against COVID-19|