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.
- Sanitation and health evidence: request for input into a consensus meeting - by: arno June 25, 2018An excellent review by colleagues at Tufts. They reviewed some 15,000 relevant documents. Yates et al. 2018. Water, sanitation, and hygiene interventions in outbreak response: a synthesis of evidence. Waterlines 37(1):5-30. Practical Action Publishing. www.developmentbookshelf.com/doi/pdf/10....5OR5R,GWCQAS,M4SV2,1 From the paper: "We found that WASH in […]
- INTRODUCING NEW GROUP TAP HAND WASHING FACILITY FIT FOR SCHOOLS - by: muench June 25, 2018Dear Kennedy, Thanks for this information and the nice photos. My questions: - I couldn't quite figure out how the soap is dispensed? - Also I couldn't see the openings in the water pipe for each students? Are they just small holes in the pipes? - How much does your device cost? - What funding source did you have to set up the installation that is […]
- Pit latrine liners - documented examples - by: JKMakowka June 25, 2018Maybe not what you are looking for, but I think this might be a pretty good pit-latrine liner as well: www.crestanks.co.ug/product/permawell/ (It's designed by this Ugandan plastic molding company for hand-dug wells)
- Latest SuSanA News - how do you like the new format? - by: JKMakowka June 25, 2018Thanks for sharing this. Took a bit to figure out the RSS feed URL for it (all 2018 newsletters will be syndicated under this URL: www.susana.org/en/?option=com_content&vi...format=feed&type=rss ), but it works fine. I have also added it to my automated WASH news aggregator here: news.watsan.eu
- Menstrual Hygiene Webinar Series – recordings and post-webinar discussions - by: sbaeurle June 25, 2018Menstrual Hygiene webinar series 4: Infrastructure Solutions for Menstrual Hygiene Thematic presenter: Bella Monse, GIZ Topic presenter 1: Hashim Khan, GIZ Topic presenter 2: Arundati Muralidharan Moderator: Thérèse Mahon, WaterAid The presentations are also available for download below. Looking forward to the post-webinar discussion. The next webinar will b […]
- Sanitation and health evidence: request for input into a consensus meeting - by: arno June 25, 2018