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: Introducing Sanitation in Floating Communities - by: muench February 27, 2015Dear Taber, Thanks for this update. I am a little bit confused, is this presentation from the FSM3 conference about the same system?: A constructed wetland system for flood resilient sanitation: John Allen, Wetlands Work, Royal University of Agriculture, Dongkor District, Cambodia www.susana.org/images/documents/07-cap-d...-1/2-1-4-3-Allen.pdf I have to say […]
- Re: Self Sustained eToilet for households/ Urban-semi urban Public/ Community Sanitation (Eram Scientific, India) - by: joeturner February 27, 2015There is also this more recent story in The Hindu: www.thehindu.com/news/national/telangana...aign=RSS_Syndication These toilets, developed by a private company – Eram Scientific, will be set up at three arterial junctions in the city – two cabins each (for men and women) at Central Bus Station and near pilgrim amenities complex – Vishnu Nivasam i.e., opposi […]
- Re: Self Sustained eToilet for households/ Urban-semi urban Public/ Community Sanitation (Eram Scientific, India) - by: joeturner February 27, 20151 lakh is 100,000 - and 100,000 Indian rupees is about 1500 Euro or 1600 USD.
- Re: Self Sustained eToilet for households/ Urban-semi urban Public/ Community Sanitation (Eram Scientific, India) - by: muench February 27, 2015Dear Bincy, The eToilets that you are implementing were actually quoted as an example for a failed toilet project here: www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-nationa...s/article4764796.ece Raichur city fails to wake up to e-toilets The article says: The e-toilets at three vital spots in the city — near the CMC, Ambedkar Circle and Teen Kandeel circle — were the f […]
- Re: When is SuSanA going to move to open access for its publications? - by: JKMakowka February 27, 2015As for pictures under a separate non open access license: it is possible to state something like "all content, unless otherwise explicitly noticed, is available under the CC-by" and have a separate copyright notice in the caption of the photos. But obviously having them available as open access too would be much preferable.
- Re: Introducing Sanitation in Floating Communities - by: muench February 27, 2015
- Delhi: Achieving ODF status February 25, 2015With the fact that nearly 35% of Delhi slum dwellers still practise open defecation, most of community and public toilets in the capital remains non-functional; the present scenario doesn’t seem to meet the goals of Delhi Master Plan for making the city Open Defecation Free (ODF) by 2015. In this article, Ajay Sinha, Chief Operating Officer, Feedback Foundat […]6
- Webinar on gender, violence and access to WASH/ Webinaire Genre, violence et accès aux services EAH February 10, 2015On Tuesday 17th March 2015 at 13.30 GMT (English) and 16.00 GMT (French), RWSN and WaterAid will6
- In Ekiti, it’s war against open defecation February 10, 2015Owners of houses without toilets in Ekiti are now in a heated rush to meet the deadline set for t6
- Nigeria: Rescue From Diseases Through Water, Sanitation, Hygiene February 6, 2015The Guardian visited some of the Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Community Led Total Sani6
- Winners of the CLTS Photo Competition February 2, 2015We have chosen the winners of our Picturing CLTS photo competition. Thank you to everyone who submitted photos. It was great to see such diverse depictions of CLTS in action and of many related aspects like handwashing, inclusive WASH and monitoring.6
- Delhi: Achieving ODF status February 25, 2015
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