Compilation of 25 case studies on sustainable sanitation projects from Africa


Published in: 2012

Publisher:
Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA) and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany

Author:
von Münch, E., Ingle, R. (eds.)



Content - Summary

The Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA) publishes case studies of sustainable sanitation projects from around the world to demonstrate the wide range of available technologies for sustainable sanitation systems. This case study book only comprises those project examples which are from African countries. The currently existing 25 case studies in Africa are compiled together in this book, with descriptions of well-running projects as well as of less successful projects so that we can learn from past mistakes.

Table of contents (sorted by country):

Algeria: Greywater treatment in an oasis town Béni Abbès, Béchar

Botswana: Rural urine diversion dehydration toilets (after 6 years), Hanahai and Paje villages

Burkina Faso: Urban urine diversion dehydration toilets and reuse, Ouagadougou

Chad: Household pit latrines with urine diversion, Farchana refugee camp

Egypt: Community-managed wastewater treatment system El-Moufty El-Kobra, Kafr El-Sheikh

Ethiopia:
- Urine-diverting dry toilets at Adama University Adama, Ethiopia (draft) - Fossa alterna for household sanitation, Arba Minch
- Greywater tower for peri-urban areas, Arba Minch

Ghana: Co-composting of faecal sludge and organic solid waste, Kumasi

Kenya:
- UDDTs implemented via CBOs and Water Services Trust Fund, Nyanza, Western and other provinces
- Public toilet with biogas digester and water kiosk, Naivasha
- Urine diversion dehydration toilets for schools, Nyanza, Western and other provinces in Kenya
- UDDTs and greywater treatment at secondary school, Nakuru
- UDDTs at church and nursery school, Nakuru

Mali: Peri-urban urine diversion dehydration toilets (abandoned), Koulikoro

Mozambique: Household UDDTs in flood-response resettlement project, Guara-Guara, Sofala province

Namibia: Otji-Toilets for peri-urban informal households, Omaruru

Rwanda: Urine diversion dehydration toilets in rural schools, Huye and Ngororero Districts


Bibliographic information

von Münch, E., Ingle, R. (eds.) (2012). Compilation of 25 case studies on sustainable sanitation projects from Africa - . Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA) and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany


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