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The Toilet Trade: How to Sell Sanitation Successfully and to Scale You are invited to join a SuSanA webinar on Wednesday 22nd August, 15:00 BST (London time) Market-based approaches, like sanitation marketing, have become an accepted way to increase WASH impacts at...read more
Rotary clubs from the US and Tanzania worked together to develop a holistic program addressing water, sanitation and hygiene. Their story is shared in this YouTube video.read more
Published by Practical Action, this new book on CTLS in urban environments can be downloaded as a pdf for free:read more
Re-launching the world’s most used water and sanitation knowledge platform www.sswm.info after a complete and thorough overhaul!
Today's DEVEX bulletin includes an interesting opinion piece on the benefits of dialogue in international sustainable development. Read more....read more
Transform's solar expert, Joanna Gentili, gave a TEDx talk in Llilongwe, Malawi on ways to rapidly bring solar to the country: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AdvyIEqC2fkread more
The importance of mentoring and training over time. Read More...read more
"When we look at Africans, we often talk about what they don’t have. 60% of Ugandans lack access to clean water. 90% of Malawians don’t have electricity, yet the majority of Malawian adults do have a cell phone (BIF Malawi)." Read...read more
"Waste management is one of the biggest challenges confronting many African countries. The issue of collection, management and disposal of solid waste still features highly in major towns and cities across the region. Failure to correctly manage waste disposal has...read more