Where does the 30% handpump failure statistic come from?
|Title||IRC Propeller Corporate Campaign : the facts|
|Publication Type||Fact Sheet|
|Year of Publication||2018|
|Place Published||The Hague, the Netherlands|
IRC's Propeller campaign highlights the unacceptable level of failure of the hand pumps used for many rural water supply schemes (itself an indicator of the high levels of failure of infrastructure across the WASH sector). This fast fact sheet explains where the 30% figure used in the campaign comes from.