Engaging Citizens in the Regulation of Water and Sanitation Services in Honduras

In Honduras, control and regulation of the water and sanitation sector is complex due to several factors, including the large amount of service providers that exists and the fact that they are geographically dispersed, as well as the conditions in…

WASHing Down Corruption: Using OGP to Deliver Water

Roughly a quarter of the Netherlands – what’s in a name? - lies below sea level. In the 13th century, as the population grew and land was increasingly drained for agriculture, managing water levels became a priority. At first, people…

El papel de OGP en la lucha contra la corrupción en el sector agua

Cerca de la cuarta parte de los Países Bajos se ubica por debajo del nivel del mar (de ahí su nombre). En el siglo XIII, debido al crecimiento de la población y la necesidad de utilizar agua para la agricultura,…

Uruguay Water Impact Story

Uruguay: Giving Citizens a Say in Clean Water

Crossposted from Citizengage. Access to drinking water and basic sanitation for all citizens has been a long-standing goal in Uruguay,  but the most vulnerable citizens have repeatedly experienced service gaps due to poor coordination between privately-owned water and sanitation services. In…

OGP en Paquistán: Una guía para el desarrollo sustentable

En Paquistán habitan 200 millones de habitantes, dispersados a lo largo de montañas, desiertos, costas y ecosistemas áridos y semi-áridos. El cambio climático es un tema relativamente nuevo para el marco de gobernanza y está tomando importancia en el ámbito…