Case Studies are short records of individual Community Health Club Projects. Each Case study has a 2 page summary print out and a powerpoint presentation which can be downloaded.
Zero Open Defecation (ZOD)
See how one small NGO in Zimbabwe with 30 staff trained 430 Community Based facilitators resulting in 44,444 community health clubs members in one year, achieving Zero Open Defecation (ZOD) in most areas improving the lives of 171,445 people at S$5 pp.
Real 'community led total sanitation'
In 2012, Zim AHEAD in partnership with ACF aimed to achieve blanket coverage of members in a CHC in two districts of Zimbabwe (Gutu and Mberengwa) and after less than a year achieved some of the highest levels of behaviour change across a raft of hygiene practices.
Sanitation Self Supply in Zimbabwe
Chimanimani District in Zimbabwe has responded to CHCs like no other areas, constructing an unprecedented number of latrines i this mountainous border area, without subsidy, lining pits with rocks. This needs to be seem to be believed!
Reducing diarrhoea with CHCs in Asia
If you are wondering if CHCs can work in Asia, check this paper to see how Vietnamese responded to the CHC Model, singing their way to better home hygiene.
Solid Waste control in Slums
Water self supply in Rural S. Africa
The rural areas of Kwa Zulu Natal provide an indication as to how CHC would be ideal for improving hygiene and sanitation even in relatively well off south Africa.
Sanitation uptake in IDP camps
The IDP Camps in Northern Uganda were some of the most challenging areas to achieve sanitation until we started 120 CHCs in 15 IDP Camps in 2003. Within 8 months over 11,000 latrines were constructed and much more!
Cholera is a public health threat that needs high levels of community cooperation to control. In a high density suburb of Mutare, Zimbabwe cholera was contained by 50 CHCs with over 5,000 members who cleaned up the place and left the Council speechless!