Where it has been introduced, CLTS has been integrated with other development initiatives. Besides ending open defecation, the focus is on a more comprehensive package which includes wastewater management, solid waste disposal, overall hygiene and more. The approach has also been modified in some countries to ‘School-led Total Sanitation (SLTS)’, whereby schools are the prime drivers in achieving ODF status. This has widened the spread of CLTS and its impact, both among adults and children. Plan, Water Aid and UNICEF have become important disseminators and champions of CLTS. Today, it is present in many countries in Asia, Africa, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa. In sub-Saharan Africa, it has taken root in 28 countries and gained the support of decision makers and professionals, who have recognised it as a successful, cost-effective approach and have issued a declaration to urge governments to take more decisive steps to ensure ODF environments among local communities.
- Sanitation Research for the 21st Century, 18th Nov, London - by: AParker October 30, 2014Tuesday 18th November 2014, 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Royal Opera Arcade Gallery, Pall Mall, London SW1Y 4UY Staged within the WSUP “My Toilet” photography exhibition space, this exciting event will offer an opportunity to catch up on the multi-faceted sanitation research currently being carried out by WSUP and Cranfield University: find out what we and our partners a […]
- Help fund the 25$ portable washing-machine from India - by: JKMakowka October 30, 2014Found this pretty interesting innovation from India: trak.in/tags/business/2014/10/29/portabl...ne-priced-rs1500-25/ www.indiegogo.com/projects/unique-bucket...mini-washing-machine Interestingly they also specifically mention it as saving water compared to regular hand-washing and also being more hygienic when washing things separately. Sadly no solar powere […]
- Re: Survey to help with final year product design project on sanitation within a developing country. - by: BStalker October 30, 2014Was this the one at the prison? I was there for that, was funny to see
- Re: Survey to help with final year product design project on sanitation within a developing country. - by: JKMakowka October 30, 2014Ah, by the way: Future FSM entrepreneurs at work in Kampala (was taken on the World Water Day earlier this year).
- Re: Questionnaire on Inclusive WASH in schools in low income countries - by: darao October 30, 2014Dear Mughal, thank you very much for sharing the link and documents. "Fit for school" provide good example to understand current progress, approach and practice of school hygiene as part of collaborative effort to improve all health related practices of school children. It will be very interesting when " Future collaboration with the water and […]
- Sanitation Research for the 21st Century, 18th Nov, London - by: AParker October 30, 2014
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