There is no national plan of action for WASH in Schools, but there is a national budget allocation for WASH in Schools programming.
The Ministry of Education is the lead agency for the implementation of WASH in Schools programming.
Partners that assist in the implementation of WASH in Schools programming include Local Non-Governmental Organizations, such as Aung Yadanar Association.
Quality and Coverage of WASH in Schools Programming
WASH in Schools guides and toolkits are not available, but the curriculum provides enough space for hygiene promotion.
There is no functional Educational Management Information System (EMIS) that monitors WASH in Schools access.
There is a national standard for WASH in Schools. The government standard for pupils per latrine is 50 pupils to 1 latrine. 50.7% of schools meet the standard of pupils per latrine.
67.8% of schools have access to sanitation facilities. 81.5% of schools have access to an improved water source on site throughout the year. 26.7% of schools provide soap for hand washing on a daily basis.