This policy brief draws out the key lessons from both the reviews and concludes that the analysis shows that under certain circumstances community management of point sources can function, albeit with many challenges.
As its programme has evolved and with coverage levels increasing, WaterAid Timor-Leste (WATL) has recognised the pressing challenge of maintaining service levels in those communities who have gained first time access to water supply.
Aguaconsult worked in partnership with COWI of Denmark to assess the effectiveness and appropriateness of the ECs actions in the field of civil protection, in order to assess performance and improve future operations.
This evaluation found that despite constraints posed by the current budgetary frameworks and legal mandate, considerable progress on mainstreaming DRR activities has been made by a range of DG ECHO project partners.
During an almost 12 month period from March 2005, Aguaconsult provided technical input and advisory services to DFIDs disaster risk reduction team in the development of a dedicated policy.