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Sanitation for All – Experiences, Challenges, and Innovations

“Achievement of ODF status is now recognised as only the first stage in a long process of change and sanitation improvement, with new challenges emerging every step of the way, such as how to stimulate progress up the sanitation ladder, how to ensure the poorest and marginalised are reached, or how to maintain and embed behaviour change.”

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Pits in India

Blog post by Robert Chambers on the Community Led Total Sanitation site describes the challenge of getting good information through to users and helping them understand what could really benefit them as opposed to normal practice (which does not). Read More...  ...

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RISE – Regulatory Indicators for Sustainable Energy

“Very simply, access to energy can help end extreme poverty and boost shared prosperity. That’s why the world committed to Sustainable Development Goal 7 (SDG7) to ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all as one of 17 goals for 2030, and to dramatically increase energy efficiency and the use of renewable energy sources.”

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