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Toilet ECOSAN ARA (Adapted to the Reality of Africa), Burkina Faso - Urine diversion seat or squatting pan

It is a low cost, basic urine diversion (UD) pedestal that can be fitted to a pit latrine. This construction plan was kindly provided by Florian Erzinger and shows an EcoSan toilet (UDDT) adapted...

Erzinger Florian, Published on 2010

Raised and elevated latrines

If ground has rock or groundwater close to the surface, it may not be possible to dig a hole deep enough even for a twin-pit latrine. In such cases pits can be raised above the ground. This short...

Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC), Published by WEDC, Loughborough University, UK on 2017

How to build an ecosan toilet

This video presents details of the ecosan toilet and provides technical advice on how to construct an eco-san toilet.

Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published by Practical Action, Bangladesh on 2014

Charcoal Water Filtration

The following animation explains the process of developing charcoal filtration systems using sand. It is a simple process that helps to remove many, but not all, pollutants in water that can...

Scientific Animations Without Borders, Published by Scientific Animations Without Borders on 2014

साबुन पानीले हात धुने ६ चरणहरु

यस प्रविधि ज्ञानमा साबुन पानीले हात धुने ६ चरणहरुका बारेमा समावेश गरिएको छ। 

ENPHO;Practical Action, Published on 2011

हामीलाई चर्पी किन चाहिन्छ?

यस प्रविधि ज्ञानमा चर्पीको महत्व बारेमा समावेश गरिएको छ।

Practical Action;ENPHO, Published on 2011

व्यक्तिगत सरसफाई

प्रविधि ज्ञानमा व्यक्तिगत सरसफाई बारेमा समावेश गरिएको छ।

Practical Action;ENPHO, Published on 2011

साबुन पानीले हात घुने बानी

यस प्रविधि ज्ञानमा साबुन पानीले हात घुनेका फाईदा बारेमा समावेश गरिएको छ। 

Practical Action;ENPHO, Published by Practical Action, Nepal on 2011

चर्पीको प्रकार

यस ज्ञान सामग्रिमा चर्पीको प्रकार बारेमा समावेश गरिएको छ।

Practical Action;ENPHO, Published on 2011

Public Private Partnerships for Sustainable Sludge Management Services in Faridpur, Bangladesh

The safe management of sludge is not only a problem for Faridpur town rather considered as second-generation challenge in sanitation sector. To address this problem, Faridpur Municipality...

Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published on 2016

Poster on ICT based demand management system for transparent and responsive FSM service in Faridpur, Bangladesh

 ICT based demand management system for transparent and responsive FSM service in Faridpur, Bangladesh 

Uttam Kumar Saha;Rafiul Islam;Shahjahan Miah, Published on 2016

Faecal Sludge Management (FSM) campaign

A poster on Faecal Sludge Management (FSM) campaign

Hasin Jahan;Plaban Ganguly;Makfie Farah;Gunjan Barua;Abdur Rahman, Published on 2016

Practical solution to faecal sludge management

Practical Action Bangladesh has been supporting the effort towards establishing a comprehensive city-wide Faecal Sludge Management (FSM) service to the urban population of Faridpur through an...

Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published on 2017

Handbill on urban waste collection, transportation and treatment

Urban waste collection, transportation and treatment

Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published on 2017

Brochure on importance of Faecal Sludge Management (FSM) in Bangladesh

Through proper faecal sludge management, Bangladesh can save 300 billion taka every year. It is possible to turn these wastes in to wealth! Everyday 0.8 million kilograms of faecal sludge are being...

Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published on 2017

Sanitation sanity in Kibera slum:

Practical Action in partnership with community groups, Nairobi City Council and other agencies participated in design, construction and management of sanitation utility blocks (lavatories, showers...

Practical Action Eastern Africa, Published by Practical Action Eastern Africa on 2008

Ecological Sanitation

Traditional flush toilets have been unsuccessful in most areas of Sri Lanka. Not only are they unsuitable for various terrains and climates of the island, but also contribute to detrimental impacts...

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2010

පරිසර හිතකාමී සනීපාරක්ෂාව

This video is about eco-toilet models promoted by Practical Action Sri Lanka.

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

স্যানিটেশন, স্বাস্থ্যশিক্ষা ও নিরাপদ পানি সরবরাহ (শেওয়া-বি, আরবান প্রকল্প)

শেওয়া বি প্রকল্পের ব্রসিউর: স্যানিটেশন, স্বাস্থ্যশিক্ষা ও নিরাপদ পানি সরবরাহ (শেওয়া-বি, আরবান প্রকল্প)

Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published by Practical Action, Bangladesh on 2011

শেওয়া-বি প্রকল্পের নতুন উদ্যোগসমূহ

শেওয়া-বি প্রকল্পের নতুন উদ্যোগসমূহ; স্যানিটেশন, স্বাস্থ্যশিক্ষা ও নিরাপদ পানি সরবরাহ (জিওবি-ইউনিসেফ) প্রকল্প-আরবান কম্পোনেন্ট

Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published by Practical Action, Bangladesh on 2011

 

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