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Dubois, A. (2017)

Up-scaling Basic Sanitation for the Urban Poor (UBSUP) in Kenya

This case study describes the Upscaling Basic Sanitation for the Urban Poor (UBSUP) programme, which is a country-wide up-scaling intervention aimed at providing access to basic household sanitation in urban low income areas of Kenya. UBSUP is anchored at the Water Sector Trust Fund with technical support from GIZ and funding from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the German Government …

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Dubois, A. (2014)

Gestion des déchets solides et assainissement de base Lokossa, département du Mono, Bénin (in French)
Case study of sustainable sanitation projects: Combined solid waste management and basic sanitation in Lokossa, Mono region, Benin

Type de projet: Petite échelle, projet pilote en zone semi-urbaine
Période: Démarrage des constructions: Juin 2013
Fin des constructions: Mars 2014
Démarrage des activités : Janvier 2014
Fin du projet: Août 2014 (Coordination terrain de la GIZ)

Objectif et motivation du projet:
-Contribuer à une gestion améliorée des déchets solides et introduire des solutions d’assainissement …

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Sayali, J., Pallavi, P. (2015)

Wastewater Treatment and Reuse in Indradhanushya Center, Pune, Maharashtra, India (NaWaTech)
Case study of sustainable sanitation projects

The main motivation for this project is to demonstrate that polluted water flowing through any stream and river can be treated and recycled for flushing of lavatories in adjacent complexes, for watering the plants in nearby gardens, etc. The recycling of this treated water will help to reduce the load on the fresh water supply in order to cope with water shortages in urbanized areas of …

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Garfí, M. (2015)

Wastewater Treatment and Reuse in Dayanand Park, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India (NaWaTech)
Case study of sustainable sanitation projects

Dayanand Park is a multi-utility public garden spread over seven acres of land. It is the one of the well maintained parks of the Nagpur Improvement Trust (NIT), the responsible Development Authority of Nagpur. About 1,500-2,000 People use the garden daily for recreational and leisure activities, (such as yoga, laughter club, jogging) and as play area for children. The water requirements to …

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Labhasetwar, P. (2015)

Wastewater Treatment and Reuse at the Ordnance Factory Ambajhari, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India (NaWaTech)
Case study of sustainable sanitation projects

The Ordinance Factory Ambajhari (OFAJ) estate holds residential quarters for the staff and employees of the factory. Currently, the untreated sewage is directed towards the wastewater treatment plant, which was commissioned in the 1960’s, and the treated water is then discharged into the nearby stream. However, treated wastewater generated in such government staff colonies could also be reused …

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Borges Pedro, J. P. (2015)

Partially-submersed Black Water Compact Treatment System, Mamirauá Sustainable Development Reserve, Amazon, Brazil
Case study of sustainable sanitation projects

The majority of floating residences in the rural communities and cities of the Amazon do not have any kind of sanitation technology, resulting in daily impacts on the Environment and on the health of the residents in these areas.

The overall objective of this project was to create a sewage treatment model that could work as a solution to the sanitation deficit of the floating residences. …

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Bresciani, R. (2015)

Wastewater Reuse in an Urban College Hostel, Pune, Maharashtra, India (NaWaTech)
Case study of sustainable sanitation projects

The project has been developed under the EU-India Research project NaWaTech - Natural Water Systems and Treatment Technologies to cope with Water Shortages in Urbanised Areas in India, funded by the Seventh Framework Programme of the European Commission as well as the Department of Science and Technology (DST, Government of India) for cooperation in water technology and management. One of the …

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Dubois, A. (2014)

Combined solid waste management and basic sanitation Lokossa, Mono region, Benin
Case study of sustainable sanitation projects

This case study describes a combined waste management and sustainable sanitation project conducted by GIZ in Lokossa, Mono region, Benin. The project has been developed by the GIZ advisory project “Concepts for Sustainable Waste Management” in cooperation with the GIZ Water and Sanitation Programme (PEP) of Benin. Local partners include the municipality of Lokossa, the NGOs Protos, DCAM …

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Matiz Salazar, M. I., Jaramillo Gómez, J. F., Gutiérrez Gutiérrez, C. A., Rodríguez López, N. C., Andersson, K. (2013)

Ecosan demonstration pilot in two rural schools, Apulo Municipality, Cundinamarca, Colombia
Case study of sustainable sanitation projects

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