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.
- Looking for implementing partners and funds to trial 'Poop-chart' to increase take-up of water purification tablets - by: akibkhan January 22, 2018Dear all, Ali (Akram) from Pakistan and I are looking for research funds to team up with NGOs that work in WASH and are eager to partner w/ researchers to trial new and innovative solutions. Would really appreciate any leads! Context: We are looking to test Ali's Info-tool (aka 'poop chart') in a new context. Put very crudely, Info-tool enable […]
- Re: Key documents for the sub-category on nutrition and WASH - by: Jona January 22, 2018Dear Mr. Mughal, I'm always looking for WASH-Nutrition publications But currently, we are revisiting the 5 so-called "best readings" to allow people to easily enter this subject by giving recommendations what to read first to get a good overview in the respective sub-categories. Every now and then, those best readings need to be updated. In ou […]
- Methane Gas Explosion at Kansas City Wastewater Treatment Plant - by: nyamokopeter January 22, 2018Hi, F H Mughal, For such a respected platform its not appropriate to stereotype and demean people by claiming everyone in developing country has low knowledge and careless. That is a baseless assumption . Lets maintain the professionalism of this site
- Power of Dog’s Poop - by: F H Mughal January 22, 2018Dear Ms. Cecile, I had a look at both the websites, you mentioned. They look interesting, but as you said, they are in French. I wish I could read French!! It is a bit surprising that in Egypt, you have workshop on climate innovations. Seems like Egypt is catching up on climate change scene. I can understand the gaps, you refer to. Your posts are interesting […]
- Power of Dog’s Poop - by: cecile January 22, 2018Dear M. Mughal, The French company ecosec ( www.ecosec.fr ) has designed and developped several innovations of this type, some of them requiring subtantial R&D and capital investment such as public toilets producing struvite or reusing urine to fertilise vegetated walls and others which are really simple (such as adapting a urinal to the rain collection […]
- Looking for implementing partners and funds to trial 'Poop-chart' to increase take-up of water purification tablets - by: akibkhan January 22, 2018