Influencing Tanzania’s Joint Water Sector Review
In our work there are recognizable 'accountability moments' when our evidence about water sector performance and how it can be improved gets aired in public debates and generates an immediate response from government 'duty bearers’.
We saw one such moment in Tanzania's 2016 Joint Water Sector Review meeting, where leaders, including the Minister of Water and Irrigation, were presented with our Water Sector Equity Report, which traced the funding shortfall for water management and its dire implications for the economy and communities.
Our analysis demonstrated that water resource management receives as little as 1% of the budget required, and drew commitments from the government and donors alike to provide 'adequate and sustainable financing' in the future.
Download the published report here