Tricia’s snippets 2016-08-17

A fairly brief Snippets this time!

From Sanitation Updates:

The ‘perennial hope’: private sector investment in WASH in Nigeria

John Oldfield: How to Get Ahead of Zika – and the Next One

SuSanA monthly webinar: Understanding the role of learning and donor-implementer relationships, Thursday August 25th 2016, 12:00 BST (London time)

Posted: 16 Aug 2016

Margaret Batty/WaterAid – Poor globally being failed on sanitation

These Grampound loos are twinned with another toilet block – in Sierra Leone

Posted: 15 Aug 2016

USAID Sanitation Working Group Webinar

Rio’s waste pickers: ‘People spat at us but now we’re at the Olympics’

Posted: 12 Aug 2016

Mainstreaming Waste Pickers in City’s Solid Waste Management System -Swachh Bharat Urban

Take responsibility for electronic-waste disposal

CLTS in Post Emergency and Fragile States Settings

A Cheap, Easy Fix to Rio’s Sewage Problem

Posted: 10 Aug 2016

Approaches to Capital Financing and Cost Recovery in Sewerage Schemes Implemented in India

Posted: 09 Aug 2016 11:09 AM PDT

2016 WEDC conference presentations on fecal sludge management

WaterAid – Caught Short: how a lack of access to clean water and decent toilets plays a major role in child stunting

2016 WEDC conference presentations on CLTS

Recent sanitation studies

Posted: 05 Aug 2016

Global Waters Radio: Emily Rand on Improved Child Feces Management

Posted: 03 Aug 2016 06:43 AM PDT

Neurocysticercosis: Leading Cause of Acquired Epilepsy Worldwide

4th International Faecal Sludge Management Conference

2 years of Swacch Bharat Mission – Thematic online discussion on the SuSanA Forum

Posted: 01 Aug 2016

From email alerts:


ISSN 0920-4741

VOL 30; NUMB 10 (2016)


From The Water Network Newsletter 02 Aug 2016:

Graphene Oxide and Sunlight for Water Purification
Scientists at Washington University have found a way to purify drinking water using graphene oxide and sunlight. The approach combines bacteria-produced cellulose and graphene oxide – to form a bi-layered biofoam for water purification.

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