Excreta Disposal in Emergencies
A Field Manual

Published in: 2007


Harvey, P.A.

Content - Summary

In this manual existing, innovative and new technologies and approaches for excreta disposal in emergency situations are investigated. It provides practical guidance on how to select, design, construct and maintain appropriate excreta disposal systems to reduce facael transmission risks and protect public health in emergency situations. Relevant situations include natural disasters, relief for refugees and internally displaced persons, and complex emergencies, focusing on rural and peri-urban areas.

Bibliographic information

Harvey, P.A. (2007). Excreta Disposal in Emergencies - A Field Manual. WEDC


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