Keep It Simple, Sanitation – experiences of app development

July 24, 2019  |  by  |  Add a comment»

By Rosie Renouf, Research Officer, Water & Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP) Going to the toilet hasn’t changed much over the last few millennia and the nuts and bolts of the biological side of it are unlikely to change anytime soon. What has changed over the last 20 years of so, though, is our ability…

Building Long-Term Sanitation Solutions

May 13, 2019  |  by  |  Add a comment»

Around the world, one in two people live in an urban area. And, between now and 2050, three countries—India, China, and Nigeria—are expected to account for 35 percent of the growth in the world’s urban population, with India adding the most to this, a projected 416 million urban dwellers. Managing human feacal waste in India…

Moving Beyond Just Building Toilets

February 19, 2019  |  by  |  Add a comment»

Though the statistics and numbers from the Swachh Bharat Mission indicate success, there are still gaps within the programme that need to be examined. This story was originally pubished by IDR, to view the original article, click here. By Pratima Joshi  One of the most laudable initiatives of the current government’s regime is the Swachh…