New Delhi promised to build hundreds of public toilets for the 2010 Commonwealth Games. Only 9 were built, and none of them are functioning. This short report from Al Jazeera’s Sohail Rahman highlights the fact that over 50 per cent of Indians have no access to clean toilets. It focuses on the lack of facilities in India’s growing cities and in schools. The report features rural development minister Jairam Ramesh, the inevitable Bindeshwar Pathak of Sulabh International and UNICEF India’s Suzanne Coates.
- Sustainable Waterless Sanitation and Waste Management Solutions - South Africa - by: ECOlaTRINE May 21, 2018Because the units are built from wood (sturdy, and control cold/heat) it can be built in any size to fit the requirements of the user. Anybody can build a toilet - and I've seen some elaborate designs. My dad used to say: "It you design something - make sure it is Full Proof - any fool must be able to use it". Old people just want to make, and […]
- Sustainable Waterless Sanitation and Waste Management Solutions - South Africa - by: ECOlaTRINE May 21, 2018Hi I've attached a picture of ECOlaTRINE Units - 5MB. It may not go through. www.ecolatrine.co.za
- Sustainable Waterless Sanitation and Waste Management Solutions - South Africa - by: muench May 21, 2018Dear Henriette, Could you tell us more about this?:Our business started in Johannesburg - mainly to provide accessible sanitation to athletes/people with disabilities at events. (Another long discussion)Sounds interesting. Also could you post some photos of your units? Regards, Elisabeth P.S. By the way, feel free to add a link to your website into your foru […]
- FSM Pilot Project in south Brazil - by: vitorhfdiogo May 21, 2018Hi Alexandra! Thanks a lot for your reply! Certainly did help a lot! Have you done any tests on nutrients or pathogens? Looking at the results, do you think the raw sludge was less concentrated than expected? Did you run tests on the faecal sludge before designing the DTF? I would expect a higher BOD and COD, based on the literature (and some of our results) […]
- SuSanA Behaviour Change Global Webinar Series: Part 1 (13th of March 13:00 GMT London time) - by: conniebenjamin May 21, 2018Part 2 of the webinar series will be on the 30th of May at 13:00 (London time). Register here: www.susana.org/en/behaviour-change-global-webinar-series-part-2 Find more information and updates here: forum.susana.org/146-webinars-and-online...3-00-bst-london-time
- Sustainable Waterless Sanitation and Waste Management Solutions - South Africa - by: ECOlaTRINE May 21, 2018