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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 2015/02/4

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

Björn Brandberg, Published by United Kingdom on 2015/03/27

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 2015/03/6

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

Creuser, s’implanter et grandir : Introduire l’ATPC en Afrique

Cet article essaye de fournir une explication du processus d'introduction de l'assainissement total impulsé par la communauté à différentes parties d'Afrique, en incluant quelques aperçus sur

Kamal Kar, Kirsty Milward, Published by Community-Led Total Sanitation on 2015/03/6

Digging in, Spreading out and Growing up: Introducing CLTS in Africa

This paper attempts to give an account of the process of introducing Community-Led Total Sanitation to different parts of Africa, including some insights into what factors have contributed to

Kamal Kar, Kirsty Milward, Published by Community-Led Total Sanitation on 2015/03/6

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 2015/03/6

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

Handbook on Community-Led Total Sanitation

This handbook focuses on igniting a change in sanitation behaviour rather than constructing toilets. It is an attempt to bring together experience, diversified practice and local innovations

Kamal Kar, Robert Chambers, Published by Community-Led Total Sanitation on 2015/03/6

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

 

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