Durban to host 2012 World Toilet Summit

South Africa will host the 12th annual World Toilet Summit in Durban from 3-6 December 2012. The South African Toilet Organization (SATO) is co-organsing this annual World Toilet Organization (WTO) event.

The main theme of the Summit is African Sanitation: Scaling Up – Dignity for All.

There will be two programme tracks, each with two sub-themes:

Track 1: Sanitation & Human Rights

  • UN 2010 Declaration. Water & Sanitation as a Human Right
  • Gender & Sanitation

Track 2: CLTS, Health & Hygiene

  • The importance of sustainable health and hygiene practises (both domestic and schools)
  • The importance of Community Led Total Sanitation mobilization.

Abstract deadline: 22 June 2012

The summit organisers further aim to launch the African Toilet Design Competition on the April 1st,  2012.

Over 1000 delegates and exhibitors are expected to participate  in the Summit.


You can also follow the World Toilet Summit on Facebook and  Twitter @satoilet

One response to “Durban to host 2012 World Toilet Summit

  1. Pingback: Durban to host 2012 World Toilet Summit | NEPAD Southern African Network of Water Centres of Excellence

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