11.479 2005春季课程：发展中国家的水与卫生基础建设规划(Water and Sanitation Infrastructure Planning in Developing Countries, Spring 2005)
This course features a complete set of assignments, and an extensive list of related resources relevant to the subject matter.
This course examines the policy and planning for the provision of water supply and sanitation services in developing countries. It reviews available technologies, but emphasizes the planning and policy process, including economic, social, environmental, and health issues. The course incorporates considerations of financing, pricing, institutional structure, consumer demand, and community participation in the planning process. And it evaluates policies and projects in case studies from Asia, Africa, Latin America, and Central and Eastern Europe.