Tricia’s snippets 2015-11-25

 

A couple of interesting items:

The ‘drinkable books’ that are saving lives (IWA WaterWiki October 15th 2015)

http://www.iwawaterwiki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Blog/The+’drinkable+books’+that+are+saving+lives

Open access article from Water Resources Research (50th anniversary)

Understanding handpump sustainability: Determinants of rural water source functionality in the Greater Afram Plains region of Ghana

Authors
Michael B. Fisher, Katherine F. Shields, Terence U. Chan, Elizabeth Christenson, Ryan D. Cronk, Hannah Leker, Destina Samani, Patrick Apoya, Alexandra Lutz, Jamie Bartram
First Published:
26 October 2015
Vol: 51
Pages: 8431-8449
DOI: 10.1002/2014WR016770

KEY POINTS:

  • Nearly 80% of water sources studied were functional
  • Water source functionality depended on management team presence and quality
  • Management variables interact synergistically to affect functionality

 Open Access

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NBER Working paper series VOL 21521; (2015) pp.ALL-ALL TIOLETS CAN WORK:SHORT AND MEDIUM RUN HEALTH IMPACTS OF ADDRESSING COMPLEMENTARITIES AND EXTERNALITIES IN WATER AND SANITATION Duflo, Esther; Greenstone, Michael; Guiteras, Raymond; Clasen, Thomas

SOCIAL SCIENCE AND MEDICINE VOL 139; (2015) pp.80-89 Sanitation-related psychosocial stress:A grounded theory study of women across the life-course in Odisha, India Sahoo, K. C.; Hulland, K. R.; Caruso, B. A.; Swain, R.; Freeman, M. C.; Panigrahi, P.; Dreibelbis, R

Economic development and cultural change VOL 64; NUMB 1 (2015) pp.1-30 Nature’s Call:Impacts of Sanitation Choices in Orissa, India Dickinson, Katherine L.; Patil, Sumeet R.; Pattanayak, Subhrendu K.; Poulos, Christine; Yang, J

Environmental science & technology VOL 49; NUMB 19 (2015) pp.11604-11611 Estimates of Nitrogen, Phosphorus, Biochemical Oxygen Demand, and Fecal Coliforms Entering the Environment Due to Inadequate Sanitation Treatment Technologies in 108 Low and Middle Income Countries Fuhrmeister, Erica R.; Schwab, Kellogg J.; Julian, Timothy R.

PLoS ONE Vol. 10; No. 11 (2015) Sanitation, Stress, and Life Stage:A Systematic Data Collection Study among Women in Odisha, India Hulland, Kristyna R. S.; Chase, Rachel P.; Caruso, Bethany A.; Swain, Rojalin; Biswal, Bismita; Saho

PLoS ONE Vol. 10; No. 11 (2015) Perceptions of Health Communication, Water Treatment and Sanitation in Artibonite Department, Haiti, March-April 2012 TongHuAndersonKaplanTongHuLiuAndersonKaplanWilliams, Xia-JingZhitaoDorianJoshua MXia-JingZhitaoYuDor

national medical journal of India VOL 28; NUMB 2 (2015) pp.70-73 Health issues of sanitation workers in a town in Karnataka:Findings from a lay health-monitoring study Rangamani, Sukanya; Obalesha, Kannamedi Bheemappa; Gaitonde, Rakhal

Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical VOL 48; NUMB 5 (2015) pp.573-579 Basic sanitation, socioeconomic conditions, and degree of risk for the presence and maintenance of malaria in a low-transmission area in the Brazilian Amazon Monteiro, Thais Hetierre Abreu

From Sanitation Updates:

Australia helps carry the can on World Toilet Day

Posted: 23 Nov 2015 08:00 AM PST

Making the link: Community initiatives for sanitation and health – webinar on 26 Nov. at 10:00 (UTC/GMT) London time

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Testing CLTS Approaches for Scalability: Nepal Learning Brief

Posted: 19 Nov 2015 01:32 PM PST

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Water, Sanitation, Hygiene, and Nutrition in Bangladesh:

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Unilever unveils new film and rural programme about handwashing with soap for newborn survival

Posted: 05 Nov 2015 07:51 AM PST

University of Maryland celebrates Global Handwashing Day 2015

Posted: 30 Oct 2015 08:38 AM PDT

Toilet touring in Uganda: experiencing the true spirit of Community-Led Total Sanitation

Recent WASH studies on NTDS, shared sanitation, detection of E. coli

Posted: 29 Oct 2015

Shared sanitaion for the urban poor: understanding what works

Posted: 28 Oct 2015 08:00 AM PDT

Thematic Discussion: Private sector engagement in sanitation and hygiene

Evaluation of Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor’s DFID-funded Programme 2012-2015

Posted: 27 Oct 2015

How can research drive public finance? PF4WASH session at UNC, Thursday 29th Oct 1030!

Posted: 26 Oct 2015 02:56 AM PDT

WASHplus Weekly: Lessons Learned in Sanitation

Posted: 23 Oct 2015 06:21 AM PDT

Sarphati Sanitation Awards 2015 – Get to know the Nominees

Posted: 21 Oct 2015 03:13 AM PDT