Vision & Mission

The Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA) is an open international alliance with members who share a common vision on sustainable sanitation and are dedicated to understanding viable and sustainable sanitation solutions.

Knowledge Hub

The Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA) has an open source library home to more than 2200 publications revolving around the topic of sustainable sanitation. This knowledge resource continues to grow thanks to the contributions from the SuSanA partner organisations. Please contact the SuSanA secretariat if you want to contribute.

Community & Collective Learning

The Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA) supports open dialogue through the open discussion forum where shared learning can take place with questions, answers, opinions and experiences being shared among the community members.

Upcoming Events

27th August - 1st September 2017 • Stockholm
Stockholm World Water Week 2017
Stockholm, Sweden

1st September - 30th November 2017 • Online
Sanitation Wikipedia Project for World Toilet Day 2017

22th October - 26th October 2017 • Nantes
S2Small 2017 IWA conference
Nantes, France

30th October - 3rd November 2017 • Amsterdam
Amsterdam International Water Week
Amsterdam, Netherlands

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SuSanA Newsmail - June 2017

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Recent forum posts

Application of slurry from toilet linked biogas plants for agricultural

New topic by pkjha (20.09.2017)

best dry solution i have seen up to now

Reply by NancyGilbert (19.09.2017) , further replies by: canaday, christoph
(total 6 replies)

Reply: Launch of new research network on built environment and insect-borne diseases

New topic by Ayo (19.09.2017) , further replies by: bovanetwork,
(total 2 replies)

Looking for PhD scholarship!

New topic by mem341 (19.09.2017)


Recently added projects

2017 - 2018
Ankur Scientific Energy Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Set up of Omni Processor Pilot in India

2017 - 2019
Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology (CAWST)
Scaling up capacity building in non-sewered sanitation


New partners

APPLICATIO Training & Management GmbH

APPLICATIO is an independent, international consulting company focused on assisting people, organizations and companies as well networks and regions worldwide in their sustainable development. APPLICATIO stands for demand-driven, socially responsible and environmentally conscious "Capacity Development" with special experience and focus in developing and transition countries. To cover this range of services APPLICATIO is divided into three divisions, which interact depending on the project task due to its international orientation and many technical aspects: - International Management & Marketing Academy (I.M.M.A.) - Training - International Development Consult (I.D.C.) - Consulting - eAcademy - eLearning APPLICATIO sees itself as a customer-oriented service provider who supports its partners - people, organizations and societies - with tailored solutions for their own sustainable development in order to successfully adapt to constantly changing framwork conditions. APPLICATIO has over 25 years of experience in the sensitive, intercultural, sustainable planning, implementation and evaluation of development cooperation projects with emphasis in economic development, education, rural development and environmental topics.

Ziongate Geospatial and Research Services

Vision: Engaging people, technology and resources for sustainable development We undertake environmental sustainability based programs/projects/research in the area of health, sanitation, conservation, forestry and natural resource management e.t.c through the implementation and application of spatial analytical technologies and sustainable development strategies. We are also motivated to collaborate with various environmental management stakeholders including Government Institutions and Non-Profit Organizations in strengthening human resource capacity for environmental resource management and creating healthy society. We work in the following sectors  Water resource  Physical Planning  Health  Forestry  Education  Sanitation  Technology The services we provide include the following: GIS & REMOTE SENSING SERVICES We provide the following state-of-the-art remote sensing and geographic information system services to our clients. a. Cadastral Data Creation b. Infrastructure and Utility Mapping c. Data Capture and processing d. Cartography e. Drone Mapping/Virtual Surveying f. Environmental Mapping and Analysis ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES We provide a comprehensive range of environmental management services such as a. Nature Conservation Programs We protect critical and endangered ecosystems. We design and implement long term conservation programs for wise use of natural resources. b. Environmental Impact Assessment We measure anticipated effects on the environment of a proposed physical development. We assess and measure anticipated effects on people of a proposed policy or social intervention c. Sustainable Sanitation and Water Project We design and implement community sanitation and water system We create awareness and campaigns on water and sanitation related issues We protect and promote human health d. RESEARCH SERVICES We use spatial social science technology to explore the complex relationships between society and nature, and the causes and consequences of environmental change. We provide the following services a. Data Collection using digital method b. Data Analysis e.g spatial epidemiology analysis, sanitation needs assessment and analysis c. Research Survey Instrument Design 5. TRAINING In appreciating the challenge of individuals and organizations in understanding GIS and handling geospatial project, our customized short-term, self-paced and long-term course curriculum have been specially designed to equip participants with the needed GIS skill-set in different areas of expertise.


Sindhi Adhikar Manch Association is Registered as NGO in 2012 . Our has been recognized by Social & Economic Council UNITED NATIONS New York USA. It got Special Consultative Status in 2016 from United Nations USA. OUR GOALS are : 1. Clean Nation & Sustainable Sanitation. 2. Advocacy with Government of India. 3. Women Empowerment 4. Protection of Environment 5. Organ Donation 6. Promotion of Yoga Around 1.2 billion or a sixth of the Earth's human population lives in India and about half of this billion defecates in the open After Government of India declared Swatch Bharat mission. We are actively working in villages in field of Sanitation . We are promoting Public Limited companies to Build Toilets in their CSR activities. Nothing could perhaps be a more befitting tribute to our Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhiji, than to ensure a Swachh Bharat or Clean India by 2019, when the nation marks his 150th Birth Anniversar


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SuSanA Newsmail

Stay informed about the activities of SuSanA and its SuSanA partners. The SuSanA news mail is sent out once every two months and contains information about the latest news, events, new partners and publications of the SuSanA network.

SuSanA partners are welcome to send us news items for inclusion in the SuSanA news mails.

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24thSuSanA meeting

The 24th SuSanA meeting will take place in Stockholm, Sweden on Saturday 26 August 2017 prior to the Stockholm World Water Week. It is organised by the SuSanA Secretariat together with SEI.

The 24th SuSanA meeting will take place on 26 August 2017 (Saturday, full day) at the SEI headquarter in Stockholm: Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) Linnégatan 87D, 115 23 Stockholm, Sweden

It is intended to have a live stream of the meeting for the members of the SuSanA community who are unable to attend.

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Resources & publications

Get access to the global sanitation library which has a constantly growing number of publications, drawings, flyers etc. For other resources, see below.

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The project database is a database for all sanitation projects - be it research, awareness raising, market development, upscaling, pilot demonstrations etc. It contains sanitation projects of SuSanA partners and of other organisations and allows you to find information for sanitation projects worldwide. Read more about the purpose of this project database »

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Trainings, conference and events materials

Missed out on important sanitation events? Keep yourself updated with materials that are kindly made available SuSanA partners and training institutions here.

Regional Chapters

SuSanA provides you with various knowledge products suited to your region or country. Click on a region or look up for a specific country below to see a list of resources, learn about upcoming events, and get in touch with other active partners.

Shit flow diagrams (SFDs), excreta flow diagrams

SFDs are a way of visualising excreta management in cities and towns, with a promise to improve the understanding of urban sanitation. Find out more about the SFD promotion initiative.




Discussion Forum

The SuSanA Discussion Forum is an open discussion forum on all topics related to sustainable sanitation. It’s a platform where professionals and various stakeholders interact, share knowledge, exchange experiences, discuss challenges and begin topic-specific conversations amongst each other. Read more »

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SuSanA Meetings


SuSanA Partners

As a partner, SuSanA will help your organisation keep in touch with other active international and local organisations concerned with sustainable sanitation all over the world.
This networking will help you keep updated with all the news in the sustainable sanitation field. Get more information »

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Integrated Content

SuSanA is hosting contents from several other communities of practice and information-sharing portals.

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Individual Membership

Register yourself as an individual member of SuSanA. This membership is free of charge. Being a member will keep you informed about news, events, updates, publications and jobs. Find out more »

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Within SuSanA several thematic working groups have been established in order to cover a variety of different sanitation aspects and to provide outputs that underline the problems and opportunities of these aspects. By joining a working group you can work with other experts on several issues to promote sustainable sanitation. You can also be active by hosting SuSanA meetings and/or by organising activities/events to promote sustainable sanitation.

Individuals who are not yet registered, but are interested in joining the thematic working group, are very welcome. Please register as a member and choose the respective working group(s) you wish to join.

You are already registered, but wish to join another or more working group(s) or change contact details, you can easily change the details by clicking ‘Join a working group’ below.

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We got more than just a new look!

Welcome to the new website of

On 1 September we relaunched our website, using a new menu concept to improve the user experience. However, some functions are not working yet but we are working on those now. If you have any comments or suggestions please post them here on the SuSanA discussion forum. Thank you.

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