Location Within Country: Patuakhali & Barguna
|Duration of assignment (months): 2 Months approximately
|Name of Client: Max Foundation, Bangladesh Country Office
Contact Person: Mohammad Irfan, Program Manager
|Start date (month/year): December 2020
Completion date (month/year): January 2021
|Narrative description of Project:
Max TapWater is a service for piped water supply by Max Social Enterprise, offered to poor and middle-income families living in Bangladesh. Their mission is to provide safe water to all, linked to Max Foundation’s mission to save as many children’s lives as possible most effectively and sustainably. Access to clean drinking water significantly reduces the spread of diseases like Cholera, causing many deaths, especially among children below five years.
The main purpose of the study is to better understand households’ willingness-to-pay for delivery of safe, running water at home, and to check how this compares to the current tariff.
The specific objectives of the study are:
Understanding the social potential of future water tariffs.
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