This proposal cites a lack of water, poor water quality, and lack of community awareness as challenges. The team recommends establishing partnerships, increasing accessibility to water and sanitation-related technologies, regional application, leveraging local networks to increase community awareness, and empowering local entrepreneurs to create demand and decrease cost of solutions.
HGCC Chinese University of Hong Kong
Challenges: Access to and Understanding of Technologies, Community Involvement, Empowerment, and Buy-In, Lack of Education and Awareness, Social, Cultural, and Political
Solutions: Partnership Building, Education and Awareness Campaigns, Behavior Change/Change Management, Community Level Solution, Water Credits, Micro-Finance Institutions and Loans, External Industry and/or Sector Model , Household Level Solution, Economic and Commercial, Business-Led, Financial, Social, Sanitation Focused, Water Focused, Gender Focused, Creation and Support to Water SMEs (Water Champs/Water Dreamers/Water Committee/Consultants, etc.