PhATS PILLARS

PARTICIPATORY DEMAND CREATION IN COMMUNITIES: Triggering

WaSH service improvement is hindered by low household demand for sanitation and hygiene, primarily due to misunderstanding of costs associated with household latrines. This perspective leads to a lack of initiative in communities to improve sanitation facilities and increased risk of disease.

Triggering, a socio-ecologic model, implements varied approaches to sanitation and hygiene demand creation at community and household levels:


Click below to learn more about PhATS Demand Creation best practices:

Click below for resources such as technical guides on Demand Creation/Triggering in the Philippines and around the world:

Click below for Zero Open Defecation progress mapping: