The SuSanA secretariat is staffed by about 2.5 full-time person equivalents. These persons also work in the program "Sustainable Sanitation" within Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ
) GmbH in Eschborn, Germany. This arrangement for the secretariat was agreed to at the 5th SuSanA meeting
in Durban in 2008.
The following people work for the SuSanA secretariat: Shobana Srinivasan, Carola Israel, Doreen Mbalo, Annkathrin Tempel, Arne Panesar and several interns.
Some members of the secretariat in January 2017: