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

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A Practical Guide for Building a Simple Pit Latrine

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

Sue Cavanna;Jean Philippe Debus;L Z P Nikiema, Published on 2011

An orientation module on Formation and Operation of Monitoring Team (Adolescent Girl)

The training module was developed for sanitation and hygiene education and safe water supply of adolescent girl

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

Arma Su Propio Tippy Tap

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

S. Somnath;J. Buono, Published by Indicorps on 2011

Baseline Survey Report IUD-II: Faridpur Municipality

The document describes on baseline survey report of IUD-II Faridpur Municipality

Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published by Practical Action, Bangladesh on 2012

Baseline Survey Report IUD-II: Jessore Municipality

The document describes on baseline survey report IUD-II Jessore municipality

Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published by Practical Action, Bangladesh on 2012

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 excreta.

Amruta Khatavkar, Sarah Matthews, Published on 2013

Bou Jou Eie Kentelkraan

A simple device for washing your hands after going to the toilet.

S. Somnath;J. Buono, Published on 2012

Breaking Barriers in Water and Sanitation Service Delivery to Informal Settlements

Case studies of the Mukuru model in Kenya

Practical Action, Published on 2010

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

Case studies of the Mukuru model in Kenya

Practical Action, Published on 2010

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

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Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published on 2017

Build Your Own Tippy Tap

A simple device for washing your hands after going to the toilet.

S. Somnath;J. Buono, Published by Indicorps on 2011

Building Toilets in Nepal

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

Mani Karmacharya, Published on 2009

Collapsing Latrine Pits

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

Björn Brandberg, Published on 2002

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 inappropriate.

Paul Calvert, Published on 2014

Construir Sua Própria Tippy Tap

A simple device for washing your hands after going to the toilet.

S. Somnath;J. Buono, Published by Indicorps on 2011

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

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

Published by The Global Water Initiative - GWI on 2013

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 quels...

Kamal Kar, Kirsty Milward, Published by Community-Led Total Sanitation on 2011

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 its...

Kamal Kar, Kirsty Milward;Kirsty Milward, Published by Community-Led Total Sanitation on 2011

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

Ecological Sanitation: A Concept

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

Niall Boot, Published on 2007

 

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