For Global Handwashing Day 2012, this Weekly issue contains a literature review of 2012 handwashing studies that was compiled by the Global Public-Private Partnership on Handwashing. The review summarizes studies on the health impacts of handwashing, handwashing behavior, hand contamination and provides recommendations for implementers of handwashing programs.
- Re: Toilettes sèches en République Démocratique du Congo - by: canaday September 23, 2014Dear Myango, Thank you for sharing your Powerpoint presentation. (Just a comment on the numbers)... If 24% have access to latrines and 60% practice open defecation, what about the other 16%? About UDDTs in schools in the DRC, I would like to invite you to see my suggestions on this thread: forum.susana.org/forum/categories/27-tra...handwashing-stations Pleas […]
- Re: Health information on Wikipedia is going from strength to strength - can we do the same for sanitation (together with others)? - by: WikiDocJames September 23, 2014Wikipedia will not pay people to edit Wikipedia but other organizations are allowed to pay people to edit Wikipedia as long as that editing is not in conflict of interest. So for example the NIH is allowing a few staff to edit Wikipedia's articles on women's health on paid time. They are not for obvious reasons editing the articles on the NIH as th […]
- Re: Health information on Wikipedia is going from strength to strength - can we do the same for sanitation (together with others)? - by: muench September 23, 2014Dear James, I thought your posting above was excellent. I liked in particular this part: So I am going to be a little controversial and argue that e-compendium and AKVOpedia are the duplication of effort. Writing something only matters if those who need the information can and do read it. I would love to see Wikipedia's sanitation content improved. And […]
- Re: questions about Wikipedia for sanitation information dissemination - by: WikiDocJames September 23, 2014The new editor is available now. You can turn it on after you have created an account under beta features at the top right. The new editor was difficult to make. I do not think it has effect editor numbers much. Sanitation does fall into the thematic area of many areas. We see pit toilet is part of 4 wikiprojects en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talk:Pit_toilet J
- CDD Society is holding a DEWATS Engineers Training in December - by: cddsociety September 23, 2014Dear all, CDD Society will be conducting a DEWATS engineers training from December 8th to 12th at our premises in Bangalore, India. Please see attached information brochure and registration form for details and application process. Looking forward to welcoming you in Bangalore! CDD Society
- Re: Toilettes sèches en République Démocratique du Congo - by: canaday September 23, 2014
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