The Toilet Board Coalition brings together some of the most forward-thinking organisations in the sanitation space: Firmenich, Kimberly-Clark, LIXIL Corporation and Unilever represent the business sector; Dr Val Curtis of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and Barbara Evans of the University of Leeds bring academic rigour to the table; and a number of development sector and governmental bodies bring their one-of-a-kind resources and specialist knowledge: Agence Française De Développement; the Asian Development Bank; the UK’s Department for International Development; Stone Family Foundation; WaterAid; Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP); Water Supply & Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC); the World Bank’s Water and Sanitation Programme; the World Toilet Organization; Water and Sanitation for Africa; and UNICEF.
- Re: Innovations and Private Sector: Can They Solve the Sanitation Problem? - by: cecile February 14, 2016Dear Diane, When I read your working hypothesis, I do not recognize the situations I have encountered in the countries I have worked in (Central and easter Africa, Balkans, Asia and Middle East) although the situation was very different from one country to another. About the suspicion of governments towards private companies making profit. I have met governm […]
- Re: Innovations and Private Sector: Can They Solve the Sanitation Problem? - by: CompostEra February 14, 2016I agree with staying clear of government interaction ... better to offer something that works equally good for the user and the environment so users want it for them ... their preference ... not someone else's
- Re: Innovations and Private Sector: Can They Solve the Sanitation Problem? - by: CompostEra February 14, 2016Diane, try this www.smarttoilet.se for an entirely new strategy to solve the problems created by human waste without creating waste ...
- Re: Innovations and Private Sector: Can They Solve the Sanitation Problem? - by: CompostEra February 14, 2016The technicality has been solved, even solved easily when you know how, see www.smarttoilet.se ... the problem is this: what will it take to overcome the HABIT of putting the ICONIC WC on top. It got to be something that users experience as better and tell others.
- Re: Innovations and Private Sector: Can They Solve the Sanitation Problem? - by: DianeKellogg February 13, 2016Or.....give me plenty of reading for a long airplane ride tomorrow. I've downloaded this bonanza of information to my drive, and you have my thanks for all the time you invested.
- Re: Innovations and Private Sector: Can They Solve the Sanitation Problem? - by: cecile February 14, 2016
- Bum deal: is access to a toilet a human right or a privilege? January 29, 2016Adequate sanitation is a human right, recognised by the UN.petra
- Rural Indore free from open defecation January 26, 2016Whistle-blower kids have done it for Indore district.petra
- Swachh Bharat campaign: More money down the drain? December 11, 2015Subsidy-driven Swachh Bharat is a failed, old idea. What is needed to stop open defecation is a community-driven approach that has worked wonders in Bangladesh.petra
- Webinar on Engaging Local Actors in Sanitation Behavior Change: Case Studies of CLTS (Plan/UNC) December 9, 2015Join UNC and Plan for a webinar on Thursday, December 17th from 10:00 – 11:00 am (EST) as they shpetra
- CLTS Sharing and Learning workshop at SACOSAN VI in Dhaka December 8, 2015On Sunday 10th January 2016, the CLTS Knowledge Hub at IDS, UNICEF and WSSCC are co-convening a CLTS Sharing and Learning Workshop as part of the SACOSAN VI Conference in Dhaka, Bangladesh.petra
- Bum deal: is access to a toilet a human right or a privilege? January 29, 2016
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