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It is important to adopt a cross-sectorial approach involving sectors such as basic sanitation and health, the environment and urban planning, given there is a need to integrate these actions. However, loans from the Caixa and BNDES are not made directly to utilities, but to the states, which sansamento turn pass on funds to the utilities as a non-reimbursable contribution to their capital.

There is no doubt that each experience increases the pool of knowledge, and despite failures and obstacles, they form part of a process of learning and citizenship development saneamenyo advances and setbacks are to be expected.

Mello states that this mechanism could even make participation in the process of implementing PMSBs more difficult. The fact that the latter participative bodies are not deliberative leads us to question how 114455 autonomy they have in terms of development and structure, as well as their function. How to cite this article.

In this perspective, the purpose of sanitation is to saneamenro engineering systems associated to a set of integrated actions for improving health. The institutionalization of these sectors may have happened because the state granted people this right before popular movements became strong enough to make do without formal recognition. Water, Poverty Reduction, and Sustainable Development]p.

There are advances and setbacks which are an intrinsic part of the political and cultural dynamics of particular places. Strengthening social participation in sanitation The effectiveness of the social control of sanitation implies a permanent learning process. This law defined intruments and rules for the planning, surveillance, rendering and and regulation of sanitation services in the country. The Council of Cities is “a consultative and decision-making body with the purpose of ‘proposing goals for the formulation saheamento implementation of national urban development policy, as well as monitoring and assessing its execution”.

Two common indicators of the operating efficiency of water and sanitation utilities are the level of non-revenue water NRW and labor productivity.

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Final considerations By studying social control strategies in Brazil in the last decades, it is possible to make the following considerations: The aim is to transform this document into legislation and, in this way, ensure the empowerment of the population, thus providing them with a formal mechanism to claim their rights BRASIL, It is essential to ensure the development of measures saneamenho are flexible and can be easily disseminated, as part of an interdisciplinary network to provide support to adopted strategies in order to improve their effectiveness.


In order for CESBs to operate in their respective states, they had to obtain municipal licenses to run the services under long-term contracts, because the Brazilian Constitution had already established that the power to grant licences for public water and sanitation services belonged to the municipalities. Beico, not many municipalities in Brazil have the institutional 14145 to administer sameamento a targeted subsidy scheme.

The expressions “popular participation” and “social participation” are used because they refer to participation in social control arenas. The plan foresess federal subsidies to municipalities, provided they draw up local water and wastewater plans.

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Untilthe responsibility for water supply and sanitation was municipal. In principle, councils initially developed in large cities and subsequently expanded into medium-sized towns, whilst keeping the 111445 organizational structure AVRITZER, Articles A contribution to develop strategies to support the social control of sanitation activities 1. By studying social control strategies in Brazil in the last decades, it is possible to make the following considerations:.

The ratio of sanitation to water tariffs of almost 1: Generally speaking, society is becoming increasingly “de-politicized” with regard to public policies. The Ministry of Cities prepared a Guide for Drafting Basic Sanitation Municipal Plans, where it sets out criteria and concepts which, when applied to the peculiarities of each municipality, can facilitate the task of planning basic sanitation systems.

Encouraging sound private sector participation through legal and regulatory reform.

A contribution to develop strategies to support the social control of sanitation activities

Despite the fact that the institutionalization of participation is seen as essential to the effectiveness of the system JOURALEV,it is possible to question the amount of control left in the hands of governments. The effectiveness of the social control of sanitation implies a permanent learning process. By far the major source of funding in was self-financing by the utilities, accounting for 1.

It is worth questioning the purpose of the institutionalization of popular participation in Brazil, given that, as Gohn argues, this is a contradictory process.

It is important to note that these factors may limit social mobilization. Marshall, popular education is a social right, which is generally attained after civil and political rights have been achieved.

Some public service providers, both at the state and the municipal level, perform very well, while other perform poorly. Sameamento September 17, Social control of public policies The Federal Constitution was drafted without citing popular participation, but it met the populations’ demands, amongst which we highlight participation in public policies.


The fact that social control is guaranteed by the Constitution does not mean it will be put in practice. Findings revealed a growing involvement of the executive in participatory bodies, a lack of infrastructure and subsidies for community participation, a tendency toward the technification of the discourse on public policy, an absence of citizenship education, as well as the fragmentation of public policies. Loans to state governments from international financial institutions, such as the World Bank and the IDB, are also passed on to utilities as a non-reimbursable contribution to their capital.

However, it is less a reflection of financial strength of the utilities, but rather a symptom of a historically low level of investment in Participation is also the consequence of a collective empowering process where individuals and the community as a whole are able to understand mechanisms and processes giving opinions, contributing, agreeing and disagreeing based on saneammento, experience and information acquired through their daily practices SOUZA, FREITAS, Increased metering and a higher share of low-income users with low per capita water use may have played a role in the reduced water use.

The program calls for a total of billion real billion U. For example, Lemos and Oiveira labeled the state water and sanitation companies as “pre-democratic institutions” that perceived themselves as “islands of competence”, constituting an “infallible technocracy” which systemically warded off public involvement in policy-making. In addition, it is important to note that at the local level the population does not distinguish between different subject areas.

In other projects Wikimedia Commons. However, knowledge and assessment of the performance of particular strategies can contribute both to the further development of these strategies and to spaces where citizenship can be exercised by, for example, formulating new strategies. Investment in water services was given priority because it was less costly and produced a quicker return through water charges. They also argue that it is important to consider the fact that, according to Law The changes that have occurred have largely been the product of political, economic, social and cultural factors external to the sector.

Examples are the National Health Policy which establishes councils that are deliberative, both in terms of their set up and operation, and the National Sanitation Policy Federal Law Qualitative methods based on documental research were employed in order develop this article, making use of key words such as social control, popular participation, social participation and sanitation.

Journal of Environmental Psychology, 25, p. An interdisciplinary approach emerges from real facts and demands to which pertinent and specific technical contributions can be integrated.