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dc.contributor.authorBeesley, Jane*
dc.contributor.authorFeeny, Emma*
dc.date.accessioned2016-04-08T12:04:57Zen
dc.date.available2016-04-08T12:04:57Zen
dc.date.issued2016-04-01en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10546/604840en
dc.description<p>Among residents of Lodwar in Turkana County, in Kenya&rsquo;s northern Arid and Semi-Arid Lands region, open defecation is common practice, and awareness of the importance of hygiene behaviours such as handwashing with soap, treating drinking water and using latrines is low.</p> <p>However, things have changed since local radio station Radio Maata (meaning &lsquo;greetings&rsquo;) began producing and broadcasting informative, interactive and locally relevant programmes and public service announcements which promote the adoption of good sanitation and hygiene practices.</p> <p>Read what Radio Maata presenter Elim Baasha has to say about what he&rsquo;s learned, the challenges he&rsquo;s faced, and how he&rsquo;s trying to promote accountability for WASH issues among local authorities and empower his listeners to demand better services.</p>en
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dc.language.isoEnglishen
dc.publisherOxfamen
dc.publisherTearfunden
dc.publisherOverseas Development Instituteen
dc.publisherSWIFT Consortiumen
dc.relation.ispartofseriesSWIFT Stories of Sustainable Changeen
dc.relation.urlhttp://policy-practice.oxfam.org.uk/publications/swift-story-of-sustainable-change-improving-hygiene-behaviour-through-local-rad-604840en
dc.subjectHumanitarian
dc.subjectApproach and methodology
dc.subjectGender
dc.subjectGovernance and citizenship
dc.subjectHealth
dc.subjectRights
dc.subjectWater, Sanitation and Hygiene
dc.titleSWIFT Story of Sustainable Change: Improving hygiene behaviour through local radio broadcasts in Turkana, Kenyaen
dc.typeCase studyen
oxfam.signoff.statusFor public use – can be shared outside Oxfamen
oxfam.subject.countryKenyaen
oxfam.subject.keywordCapacity building
oxfam.subject.keywordCivil society
oxfam.subject.keywordCommunity building
oxfam.subject.keywordHealth promotion
oxfam.subject.keywordLocal Government
oxfam.subject.keywordMaternal and child health
oxfam.subject.keywordMedia
oxfam.subject.keywordParticipation
oxfam.subject.keywordWater and sanitation
oxfam.subject.keywordSustainability
oxfam.subject.keywordSustainable development
oxfam.subject.keywordHumanitarian practice
oxfam.subject.keywordMDGs
oxfam.subject.keywordMillenium Development Goals
oxfam.subject.keywordDevelopment methods
oxfam.subject.keywordWASH
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