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Project: Sanitation Capacity Building Platform
Organisation: CAWST
Duration: 2016 - 2019


Project: Sustainable access to Sanitation facilities for South Sudanese refugees
Refugees and asylum seekers from South Sudan in Western Ethiopia, Jewi camp, Gambella
Organisation: Oxfam GB
Duration: 2016 - 2017


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Project: Production and market demonstration of fecal sludge by-products at scale
This project will support the implementation of efficient fecal sludge management systems, the production of by-products made from fecal sludge, and the demonstration of the market viability of these by-products.
Organisation: Sanergy
Duration: 2015 - 2016

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Project: The SEI Initiative on Sustainable Sanitation (SISS)
The initiative seeks to strengthen knowledge on how sanitation can contribute to the broader sustainable development agenda, and how sustainable sanitation provision can be achieved at scale in low- and middle-income countries.
Organisation: Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI)
Duration: 2015 - 2016

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Project: Blue Diversion Autarky, a self-sustaining grid free toilet
Development of technologies and prototype reactors for the on-site treatment of source-separated urine, feces and polluted water from anal cleansing and handwashing.
Organisation: Eawag (Swiss Federal Institute for Aquatic Science and Technology)
Duration: 2015 - 2016

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Project: Developing a uniform STH (soil-transmitted helminth) analysis consortium for analyzing fecal waste samples
This work will result in publically available environmental analytical methods that presents uniformity and consistency in assessing and quantifying the global problem with Soil Transmitted Helminthes and their detection.
Organisation: Durban University of Technology
Duration: 2015 - 2016

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Project: Proof of Concept of Estimates for the Unsafe Return of Human Excreta to the Environment
To develop and pilot approaches for the estimation of the fraction of human excreta unsafely returned to the environment in order to inform the expected Sustainable Development Goal Target.
Organisation: The Water Institute, Gillings School of Global Public Health (The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, UNC)
Duration: 2015 - 2016

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Project: Private and Social Toilets (PRISTO)
A public-private partnership intended to promote improved sanitation. This will be achieved by facilitating the marketing, production, sale and installation of Biofil Toilet Systems in urban poor households in Accra, Ghana.
Organisation: Triarii B.V.
Duration: 2015 - 2019

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Project: Evaluation of small-scale decentralized sanitation systems
The project seeks to provide sound empirical evidence for future small-scale sanitation sector investments in South Asia
Organisation: Eawag (Swiss Federal Institute for Aquatic Science and Technology)
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: ONAS support for field testing of Janicki Omni-Processor
To establish a field testing platform in Dakar, Senegal, for the Omni-Processor as an innovative fecal sludge processing and recovery technology.
Organisation: ONAS (National Sanitation Office of Senegal)
Duration: 2015 - 2018

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Project: Add-on to Orissa trial to study Gram Vikas model
To provide rigorous evidence of the effectiveness, cost-effectiveness and mechanism of action of the Gram Vikas sanitation program to end open defecation and yield positive health outcomes in rural India.
Organisation: Emory University
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Global Water Pathogen Project
Publishing a state-of-the-art reference work on water-related disease risks and intervention measures to replace Sanitation and Disease Health Aspects of Excreta and Wastewater Management by Feachem et al, 1983
Organisation: UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization)
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Evidence, solutions, advocacy, and collaboration for India’s sanitation sector
To provide support for high-quality research and policy analysis on sanitation in India that can help reduce open defecation and improve children’s health by promoting latrine use.
Organisation: rice (Research Institute for Compassionate Economics)
Duration: 2015 - 2019

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Project: CIES - Electrode development
To develop a semi-automated production line for semi-conductor coated metal-base anodes and cathodes in order to make electrode sets available at reasonable prices to companies that are developing prototype toilets.
Organisation: Yixing Entrustech Environmental Co., Ltd
Duration: 2015 - 2016

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Project: Sub-critical wet-oxidation technology for low cost human waste processing
To design and develop a proof-of-concept toilet system at household scale based on sub-critical wet oxidation that will safely and affordably treat human waste.
Organisation: Scion
Duration: 2015 - 2016

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Project: Technical support to share and disseminate the FSM projects results from Dakar
To replicate a sanitation utility service delivery model developed in Dakar in at least three countries in Africa and validate its application at scale for the benefit of urban poor
Organisation: Cabinet EDE International
Duration: 2015 - 2018

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Project: Sanitation and Health Guidelines
To develop, publish and broadly disseminate WHO guidelines for sanitation and health, which will provide a sound normative basis for maximizing the health benefits of sanitation.
Organisation: WHO (World Health Organization)
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Reinvented Toilet - ISO Standards Development
To develop internationally recognized standards for Reinvented Toilets that will facilitate widespread deployment of low-cost, safe and effective toilets in areas of need worldwide.
Organisation: American National Standards Institute
Duration: 2015 - 2018

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Project: Promoting evidence-based programming by sector partners
To provide research support to UNICEF in order to improve the social impact and cost-effectiveness of UNICEF’s water, sanitation and hygiene interventions.
Organisation: ID Insight Inc.
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Reinvented Toilet - Standards and Certification Development
To develop an international standard for safe and sustainable off-grid sanitation technologies.
Organisation: Tuv Sud Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
Duration: 2015 - 2018

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Project: A coherent monitoring framework for post-2015 water targets
Monitoring safe management, treatment and use of faecal waste along the sanitation chain.
Organisation: WHO (World Health Organization)
Project onging since: 2015 -

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Project: Sanitation Trial in Maputo, Mozambique (MAPSAN)
Supporting the generation of new knowledge on the health impacts of urban sanitation
Organisation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Fast Catalyst for Biofuels Production (Phase II)
To demonstrate the ability to convert fecal sludge to a biofuel, which will enhance the sanitation value chain and provide both pit-emptying and central processing facilities with feedstock options.
Organisation: RTI International
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Grand Challenges – Women & Girls at the Center of Development
ListenUp: Amplifying girls voices through sanitary pads and health information
Organisation: ZanaAfrica Group (American Friends of ZanaAfrica, AFZA)
Duration: 2015 - 2019



Project: ADPL (Anaerobic Digestion Pasteurization Latrine) Duke Biogas toilet
A simple, energy neutral self-contained sanitation technology relying on anaerobic digestion and heat pasteurization of the treated effluent.
Organisation: Duke University
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Decentralised sanitation management support in selected river front towns in Andhra Pradesh, India
To improve the lives of the population in selected towns by proposing decentralized sanitation technologies in order to create demonstration sanitation river towns and to support the municipal administration through technical assisstance
Organisation: Administrative Staff College of India
Duration: 2015 - 2016

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Project: Development of integrated Parylene Micro‐Electro‐Mechanical System (MEMS) devices for use as a microbial monitoring system in wastewater treatment
To develop a MEMS as a portable and reliable microbial monitoring system that can be integrated into safe and sustainable sanitation solutions in the developing world in order to enable onsite testing for pathogens
Organisation: California Institute of Technology (Caltech)
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: WASH Funding Flow Map: Tracking Financing to drinking-water sanitation and hygiene (TrackFin Initiative)
To scale-up the implementation of a financial information tracking tool for the WASH sector, which will provide countries and donors much needed information for sound, evidence-based decision-making and more effective planning and budgeting allocations
Organisation: WHO (World Health Organization)
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Omni Processor - Landscaping and Standards Development
To develop a private technical standard that will lead to an International Workshop Agreement for safe and sustainable off-grid community scale sanitation technologies, also applicable to the omni processors in development
Organisation: Tuv Sud Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Technical assistance to the government of India to establish a program management unit for Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban)
To support the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) (SBM-U), implemented by the Ministry of Urban Development, by providing technical assistance and global best practices in sanitation to improve consumer uptake and delivery of safe sanitation services
Organisation: Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Institute
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Technical assistance to government of Tamil Nadu to establish Technical Support Unit (TSU) for urban sanitation
To provide public health benefits and city-wide sanitation improvements for urban populations in Tamil Nadu by demonstrating innovations in two model urban locations, as well as enabling a state-wide scaling up
Organisation: Indian Institute for Human Settlements (iihs)
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Child health and sanitation communications and advocacy support in Sub-Saharan Africa
To support advocacy and communications efforts around child health and sanitation in Senegal, Nigeria and Ethiopia
Organisation: Speak Up Africa
Duration: 2015 - 2018

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Project: Fostering learning and collaboration among foundation WSH partners in India
Engaging BMGF’s WSH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) partners to form a community of practice around urban sanitation in India, focusing on priority areas such as non-sewered sanitation and fecal sludge management
Organisation: Impact India Foundation
Duration: 2015 - 2018

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Project: Janicki's Reinvented "Firelight Toilet"
Developing a household waterless toilet with the purpose of treating human waste into water, CO2, and mineral ash at a per capita daily total cost not higher than $0.05.
Organisation: Janicki Bioenergy
Duration: 2015 - 2016

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Project: Brochure, evaluation and photobook on stories of success in ending open defecation
To document case stories of communities which have successfully eradicated or reduced open defecation in India so that stakeholders can better learn about what works and why, with the aim of replicating these successes elsewhere.
Organisation: BBC Media Action
Duration: 2015 - 2016

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Project: Capacity building support to urban local bodies in the Ganga basin, India, on water and waste management
To improve the sanitation situation of poor urban dwellers as well as improve the public health and environmental status of small and medium-sized cities in the Ganga basin by finding sustainable and affordable wastewater and septage management solutions
Organisation: Centre for Science and Environment (CSE)
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Efficient microbial bio-electrochemical systems
To investigate the capabilities of microbial bio-electrochemical systems which can play a central role in water quality and sanitation management
Organisation: University of New Mexico
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Combined heat and power stage 1 development plan
To develop a system that can power an appliance for sanitation in areas where electricity is not available or economically feasible, such as Africa or India, thus enabling self-sustaining technologies for use by the poor in the developing world
Organisation: Biomass Controls, LLC
Duration: 2015 - 2016

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Project: Urban Sanitation Capacity Platform
To establish a South Asia Regional Capacity Center in India to build local capacity for planning, designing and implementation of non-sewer sanitation and fecal sludge management in the region.
Organisation: National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA)
Duration: 2015 - 2018

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Project: Reinforcing capacity of African sanitation operators on non-sewer and fecal sludge management systems through peer-to-peer learning Partnerships (RASOP-Africa)
To expand non-sewered sanitation in five cities in Sub-Saharan Africa through the development of city sanitation plans and bankable projects, using a peer-exchange mentorship approach
Organisation: African Water Association (AfWA)
Duration: 2015 - 2018

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Project: Support India Sanitation Coalition
To bring organizations and individuals together to find sustainable solutions for sanitation through dissemination of best practices, partnerships and collaboration, and advocacy
Organisation: Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)
Duration: 2015 - 2017



Project: Viscous heating for helminth deactivation in fecal sludge (200 to 1000 liters/hour)
Earlier phases of the research were successful in destroying helminth eggs in fecal sludge using viscous heating. The next step is to scale-up the equipment for larger flow rates.
Organisation: University of Missouri – Kansas City
Duration: 2015 - 2016

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Project: The Cholera Hospital Based Intervention for 7 days (CHoBI 7) Trial
The Hospital Based WASH intervention serves diarrhea patients and their families. Purpose is to develop and evaluate low cost approaches to integrate the CHoBI7 intervention into the existing services.
Organisation: Johns Hopkins University
Duration: 2015 - 2018

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Project: Nexus projects - linking sanitation to agriculture
Food production and settlement hygiene in poor peri-urban regions in India
Organisation: BORDA (Bremen Overseas Research and Development Association)
Duration: 2015 - 2017

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Project: Innovative Governance Reform Programme in cities of Delhi, Jaipur and Kolkata
Strengthening community engagement in the poorer settlements to improve the quality of sanitation facilities and services through purposeful convergence of policy, program and innovations
Organisation: Centre for Advocacy and Research
Duration: 2015 - 2018

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Project: SOURCe
Supply of Unpolluted clean drinking water to Rural Communities (Nepal)
Organisation: ASSIST (Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation)
Duration: 2015 - 2016


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Project: Determining the effectiveness and mode of operation of Community Lead Total Sanitation (CLTS): The DEMO-CLTS study
The study’s overall goal is to improve the behavioral change strategies used to eliminate open defecation.
Organisation: Eawag (Swiss Federal Institute for Aquatic Science and Technology)
Duration: 2014 - 2017

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Project: Pivot Plant: Converting human waste to fuel to finance complete sanitation
Pivot is building the first faecal sludge to solid fuel facility, "Pivot Works", in Mombasa, Kenya, that will act as a commercial-scale demonstration factory.
Organisation: Pivot Ltd.
Duration: 2014 - 2015

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Project: Using performance-based contracting to build a pay-for-use sanitation market in Monrovia, Liberia
Analyzing the specific opportunities for private sector providers at all points in the sanitation value chain and assessing consumer willingness to pay for those services
Organisation: Population Services International
Duration: 2014 - 2015

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Project: Public Private Partnerships for sustainable sludge management services in Faridpur, Bangladesh
To establish effective and consistent sludge management services, ensuring the city’s sustainably healthy environment and its people health.
Organisation: Practical Action
Duration: 2014 - 2017

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