The FINISH approach has a track record of success in India (since 2009) and Kenya (since 2013)

Over 5 million people enjoyed the benefits of safe sanitation.

Thanks to nearly 1 million toilets and the creation of 10 million workdays in construction alone.

Local public private collaboration contributes to healthier and economically empowered communities.

Households have invested € 150 million in sanitation improvements, including € 60 million through support by partnering financial institutions and € 65 million from results-based financing by local governments.

Financial inclusion Of women

About half of sanitation loan clients are first time bankers, and more than half are women. (source: Kenya financial partner SIDIAN Bank)

FINISH has been able to leverage significant local financing for safe sanitation. In India, less than 5% of the initial FINISH funding came from Dutch grants.