Bringing safe water to remote populations: an evaluation of a portable point-of-use intervention in rural Madagascar.

@article{Ram2007BringingSW,
  title={Bringing safe water to remote populations: an evaluation of a portable point-of-use intervention in rural Madagascar.},
  author={Pavani Kalluri Ram and Elaine Kelsey and Rasoatiana and Rabeantoandro Rado Miarintsoa and Oliver Rakotomalala and Chris Dunston and Robert Quick},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2007},
  volume={97 3},
  pages={398-400}
}
Rural populations disproportionately lack access to improved water supplies. We evaluated a novel scheme that employed community-based sales agents to disseminate the Safe Water System (SWS)--a household-level water chlorination and safe storage intervention--in rural Madagascar. Respondents from 242 households in 4 villages were interviewed; all used… CONTINUE READING