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Sanitation

Looking at types of toilet, from the basic pit latrine to more sophisticated approaches, and at hygienic issues in sanitation.

Resources

A Practical Guide for Building a Simple Pit Latrine

A step by step guide to the construction and use of a simple

Sue Cavanna, Published by United Kingdom on 2014/12/10

Arma Su Propio Tippy Tap

Un dispositivo simple para el lavado de manos después de ir al

S.Somnath, Published by Indicorps on 2014/10/17

Bio-Latrines

This brief looks at the option of using bio-latrines, an on-site dry toilet technology which generates fertilising materials and fuel from the human

Amruta Khatavkar & Sarah Matthews, Published by United Kingdom on 2014/12/10

Bou Jou Eie Kentelkraan

A simple device for washing your hands after going to the

S.Somnath, Published by Practical Action on 2014/10/17

Breaking Barriers in Water and Sanitation Service Delivery to Informal Settlements

Case studies of the Mukuru model in

Practical Action, Published by Kenya on 2014/12/16

Breaking Barriers in Water and Sanitation Service Delivery to Informal Settlements (Simplified version)

Case studies of the Mukuru model in

Practical Action, Published by Kenya on 2014/12/16

Build Your Own Tippy Tap

A simple device for washing your hands after going to the

S.Somnath, Published by Indicorps on 2014/12/10

Building Toilets in Nepal

Raising awareness of health and hygiene through the use of a video produced by Ankhi

Mani Karmacharya, Published by Nepal on 2014/09/23

Collapsing Latrine Pits

A short summary of the options to prevent your latrine pit from

Bjorn Brandberg, Published by United Kingdom on 2014/12/10

Compost Toilets

This fact sheet describes a compost toilet that has proved to be most effective in water-logged areas where pit-latrines and septic tanks are

Paul Calvert, Published by United Kingdom on 2014/12/10

Construir Sua Própria Tippy Tap

A simple device for washing your hands after going to the

S.Somnath, Published by Indicorps on 2014/10/17

Contracting for Water Point Construction: Provisional and Final Acceptance Forms.

This manual lists the provisional and final acceptance forms for water point

Published by The Global Water Initiative - GWI on 2014/12/10

Eco-Toilet Preparation

Published by Bangladesh on 2014/12/16

Ecological Sanitation: A Concept

Ecological sanitation ('ecosan') is the reuse of human excrement, which contains the nutrients required to fertilise

Niall Boot, Published by United Kingdom on 2014/12/10

Effondrement des Latrines à Fosse

Résumé succinct des solutions offertes pour prévenir l’effondrement de votre latrine a

Björn Brandberg, Published by Practical Action Publishing on 2014/12/10

Fiches de suivi de points d’eau et de latrines

Ces check-lists ont été conçues afin de contrôler le développement des réseaux d'eau et d'assainissement dans les communautés rurales. Ces listes peuvent être utilisées comme guide de

The Global Water Initiative, Published by Practical Action on 2014/12/10

Guide Pratique pour la Construction de Latrine à Simple Fosse

Un guide étape par étape à la construction et à l'utilisation d'un simple

Sue Cavanna, Published by United Kingdom on 2014/12/10

Low-cost Technology for Sanitation

A combination of improved ecosan toilets, which are cheap and sustainable, and hygiene education can help to reduce the incidence of disease in Epworth, a peri-urban settlement on the outskirts

Published by Zimbabwe on 2014/12/10

Low-cost Technology for Sanitation - Zimbabwe

A combination of improved ecosan toilets, which are cheap and sustainable, and hygiene education can help to reduce the incidence of disease in Epworth, a peri-urban settlement on the outskirts

Published by Practical Action on 2014/12/10

Making the Right Choice: Comparing Your Rural Water Technology Options

This guide is intended for those planning the development of basic rural water supply systems and seeks to provide the key elements of information that will allow community people to make

Published by The Global Water Initiative - GWI on 2014/12/10

 

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