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Project: Enterprise in WASH
Investigating the role of enterprises in wash service delivery for the poor - focused in Indonesia, Vietnam and Timor- Leste
Organisation: Institute for Sustainable Futures - University of Technology Sydney (ISF-UTS)
Duration: 2013 - 2016

 Discussion on forum
 Project website

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Project: Effective governance for the successful long-term operation of community scale air limbah systems
Research to improve successful long term service delivery from community scale sanitation service systems in Indonesia by focusing on governance.
Organisation: Institute for Sustainable Futures - University of Technology Sydney (ISF-UTS)
Duration: 2013 - 2016

 Discussion on forum
 Project website

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Project: Support to National Urban Sanitation Policy II
GIZ India
Organisation: GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit)
Duration: 2014 - 2017

 Project website
 Documents in library
 Public Sanitation

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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: Sanitation Capacity Building Platform
To build capacity of individuals, government and private institutions working in the area of sanitation and ensure improved delivery of sustainable sanitation to the un-served and underserved in India.
Organisation: CAWST
Duration: 2016 - 2019

 Website of NIUA
 Link to BMGF grant database

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Project: Support to the National Urban Sanitation Policy (SNUSP II)
Organisation:
Duration: 2014 - 2017

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 Documents in library
 Project website

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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

 Discussion on the forum
 Project website

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Project: Healthy Start
Global Advocacy project on integration of WASH with Health and Nutrition for improved baby and child health
Organisation: WaterAid
Duration: 2015 - 2019

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Project: Bio-digester Toilets: Sustainable Solution to India's Sanitation Challenge
The bio-toilet consists of an easy to install super-structure, a multi-chambered matriced bio-tank that holds the bacterial culture and supports the treatment of human waste. It is an eco-friendly bio-toilets (or bioloos) solution.
Organisation: Banka BioLoo Pvt Ltd
Duration: 2012 - now

 Discussion on the forum

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Project: Testing modified Community-Led Total Sanitation (CLTS) for scalability
The projects wants to improve the cost-effectiveness and scalability of the CLTS approach in Kenya, Ethiopia, Ghana and worldwide.
Organisation: Plan International
Duration: 2011 - 2015

 Discussion on Forum
 Documents in library
 Project website


Project: South Asia WASH Results Programme (SAWRP)
Improving lives in Pakistan and Bangladesh through sanitation and hygiene. One approach is Community Led Total Sanitation where communities build and maintain their own toilets and change their hygiene behaviors.
Organisation: Plan International
Duration: 2014 - 2018

 Project website

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Project: Demonstration of pro-poor market-based solutions for fecal sludge management in urban centers of Southern Bangladesh
This project will develop, test and demonstrate city-wide sanitation service delivery models for the two main types of urban centers in Bangladesh.
Organisation: SNV - Netherlands Development Organization
Duration: 2013 - 2017

 Discussion on forum
 Documents in SuSanA library


Project: Conversion of human waste into biochar using pyrolysis at a community-scale facility in Kenya
To design, build, and test a self-contained system that can pyrolyze (decompose organic material at high temperatures without oxygen) human solid waste into a type of biological charcoal (biochar) that captures and stores carbon.
Organisation: Climate Foundation
Duration: 2011 - 2015

 Discussion on forum
 Documents in library


Project: IWMI Research Projects
Research focuses on the key water challenges poor agricultural communities face - issues that affect food production, people’s livelihoods and health, as well as the integrity of the environmental services.
Organisation: IWMI (International Water Management Institute)

 Resource recovery and reuse
 Safe waste water use
 Waste water reuse in agriculture

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Project: Skat Research Projects
The Swiss organisation was a project partner in the WASHtech project and developed the Technology Applicability Framework (TAF), a tool for decision makers to assess if a water or sanitation technology is applicable to their situation.
Organisation: Skat Consulting Ltd. / Skat Foundation

 WASHTech
 TAF

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Project: CEDAT Research Projects
The College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology (CEDAT) in Uganda is involved in inter-disciplinary sanitation technology research including treatment systems, societal aspects, gender issues, social marketing, sustainable sanitation.
Organisation: Makerere University

 CEDAT website
 Project FaME
 Project U-ACT
 Project waste to worth

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Project: Orissa state-level urban sanitation partnership - Piloting sustainable sanitation service delivery in two cities (Project Nirmal)
To support a pilot in two small cities in the state of Odisha, India, in order to demonstrate a city-wide sanitation system for small cities strongly incorporating faecal sludge management techniques for on-site sanitation systems.
Organisation: Practical Action
Duration: 2014 - 2017

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Project: Catalyzing sanitation businesses (market‐based approach to sanitation businesses in developing countries)
Sanitation as a Business (SAAB) is intended to explore different methodologies for catalyzing and facilitating sanitation businesses targeting low-income markets of developing countries.
Organisation: Water For People
Duration: 2010 - 2015

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 Documents in library

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Project: Project Prasaadhan - Business model development for fecal sludge management in rural Bihar, India
Developing commercially viable business models for pit emptying and combined service provision for emptying and disposal, treatment and/or reuse, fostering public-private partnerships for faecal sludge management
Organisation: Population Services International
Duration: 2013 - 2015

 Discussion on forum
 Documents in library


Project: CWSS Research Projects
The Community Water Supply and Sanitation Unit (CWSS Unit) is a South African based multidisciplinary research unit and hub of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology’s (CPUT) water and sanitation network.
Organisation: CPUT (Centre for Water and Sanitation Research - Cape Peninsula University of Technology)

 CWSS research centre

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Project: Achieving sustained environmental health improvements in Freetown through fecal sludge management enterprises
To improve the sanitary collection and transport of fecal sludge in Freetown, Sierra Leone, through a strengthened regulatory environment and public infrastructure, effective and efficient private service providers, and increased public awareness
Organisation: GOAL
Duration: 2014 - 2017

 Discussion on forum
 Documents in SuSanA library


Project: Stimulating Faecal Sludge Management (FSM) business for effective service delivery in sustainable sanitation through private sector engagement in Kathmandu Valley
The main goal of the project is to create enabling environment in providing population of Kathmandu Valley with safe and improved access to sustainable sanitation through private sector engagement and regulation of key policies related to FSM in the city.
Organisation: ENPHO-Nepal (Environment and Public Health Organization)
Duration: 2014 - 2015

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 Documents in library

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Project: BOKU University Research Projects
The Institute of Sanitary Engineering and Water Pollution Control of the Department of Water, Atmosphere and Environment at BOKU in Austria is emphasising an integrated approach in a wide range of disciplines, e. g. sustainable water management.
Organisation: BOKU (University, Institute of Sanitary Engineering and Water Pollution Control)

 Research at BOKU

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Project: Sustainable WASH in Fragile Contexts (SWIFT)
To provide water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) services to people in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Kenya. Helping to bridge the gap between humanitarian and development programmes.
Organisation: Oxfam GB
Duration: 2014 - 2018

 Project website
 Programme information on DFID project database

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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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 Documents in library
 Project website

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Project: Theoretical and practical advantages to applying performance-based payment structures for sanitation service delivery
Performance based approaches are intended to play an important role in making public service delivery more results-oriented. Purpose of this project is to create a white paper that describes the theoretical and practical advantages.
Organisation: Centre for Development Finance, IFMR LEAD
Duration: 2013 - 2014

 Discussion on forum
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Project: OUADINUT Project - WASH and Nutrition Integration
Research on the benefits of a household WASH package to Community Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) program in Chad
Organisation: ACF (Action Contre la Faim)
Duration: 2014 - 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

 Discussion on the forum
 SISS


Project: EAWAG Research Projects
Eawag is a world-leading, transdisciplinary working aquatic research institute. Fields of research in sanitation are excreta and wastewater management and strategic environmental sanitation planning.
Organisation: Eawag (Swiss Federal Institute for Aquatic Science and Technology)

 Eawag - Sandec Research Projects

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Project: South African Sanitation Technology Demonstration Programme (SASTEP) – Reinvented Toilet Technology Demonstration and Roadmap to Commercialization
Testing the latest in cutting-edge sanitation solutions in order to assess and evaluate for feasibility of widespread use and commercialization in rural and peri-urban areas.
Organisation: WRC (Water Research Commission)
Duration: 2014 - 2018

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Project: WRC Research Projects
South African Water Research Commission (WRC) supports sustainable development through reseach funding, knowledge creation and dissemination
Organisation: WRC (Water Research Commission)

 Key strategic areas of research
 WRC knowledge hub
 Project SRFA

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Project: Supporting sustainable sanitation improvements in Bihar through supply-side strengthening (3SI)
Increase access to and use of improved sanitation facilities and services and establish a sustainable, market-based supply chain for sanitation products and services in Bihar, India
Organisation: Population Services International
Duration: 2012 - 2017

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Project: ttz Bremerhaven Research Projects
ttz focuses its research activities mainly on decentralised processes which comprise the use of biofilters, constructed wetlands, or membrane technologies.
Organisation: ttz Bremerhaven (Technology Transfer Centrum Bremerhaven)

 ttz Bremerhaven - Environment

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Project: Sustainable Sanitation and Hygiene for All (SSH4A)
Focuses on strengthening capacity in four areas: steering and implementation of sanitation demand creation, sanitation supply chains and finance, behavioural change communication and WASH governance. Implemented in over 15 Asian and African countries.
Organisation: SNV - Netherlands Development Organization
Duration: 2014 - 2018

 Project website
 Programme information on DFID project database
 Presentation about this project at a webinar in June 2015

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Project: WASTE Research Projects
WASTE advisers empower people in over 20 countries to improve their environment and livelihood. The projects have a focus on bottom-up development in relation to recycling, solid waste management, ecological sanitation and knowledge sharing.
Organisation: WASTE (WASTE advisers on urban environment and development)

 Sanitation
 Speedkits
 Emergency Sanitation Project

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Project: WASH United's fun, game and sport-based activities to raise the profile of sanitation and hygiene
Raising the awareness for sanitation and hygiene in Ethiopia, Kenya, Lesotho and Uganda among the general public and among poor and marginalized people through the use of power of sports superstars, interactive games and positive communication
Organisation: WASH United
Duration: 2013 - 2015

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Project: eToilet as Testing Platform for integrating innovative wastewater and sewage treatment technologies
Eram developed India's first electronic public toilet with features like payment mechanism, doors, washing mechanisms. This project aims to make the eToilet self sustained through minimizing water and power requirements.
Organisation: Eram Scientific Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Duration: 2012 - 2015

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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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 Documents in library
 Project website


Project: Floating community wastewater treatment in Asia
To design and field-test at village scale a simple cost-effective wastewater treatment system for floating communities in Southeast Asia. Floating “Pods” that use the microbial activity on aquatic plant roots are installed under the toilet of houseboats.
Organisation: Wetlands Work!
Duration: 2011 - 2013

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Project: Bolstering demand for improved sanitation when adoption decisions across households are inter-linked
To provide clear actionable evidence for policymakers on how to increase the adoption of improved sanitary practices and technologies.
Organisation: Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA)
Duration: 2010 - 2015

 Discussion on forum (regarding one study aspect)
 Documents in library
 BMGF grant database (brief information)

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Project: Using waste to move waste (using urine to flush waste)
Designing a device that would utilize urine to flush waste through a pour-flush (PF) toilet thus reducing or eliminating the need for scarce flush water during the dry season in developing countries
Organisation: Nature Healing Nature (NHN)
Duration: 2011 - 2012

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Project: Slum sanitation with 100% safe reuse of nutrients (urea treatment and thermophillic composting of faecal sludge)
SuSan Design upgrades human excreta from pathogenic material to safe agricultural fertilizers and soil improvers in 45 days. Goal is to design and test such a low cost system for farmers.
Organisation: SuSan Design (Sustainable Sanitation Design)
Duration: 2011 - 2012

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Project: Upgrade human waste to fuel gas with plasma-driven gasification
The development of a self-supporting sanitation system consisting of a microwave plasma gasification mini plant that generates energy and a human centered design for distributed sanitation facilities in urban informal settlements.
Organisation: Delft University of Technology
Duration: 2011 - 2014

 Discussion on the forum (Phase 1)
 Discussion on the forum (Phase 2)
 Documents in SuSanA library


Project: Strengthening the Operation and Maintenance Sector for Servicing Decentralized Urban Sanitation Infrastructure in Karnataka, India
The project aims to support improved O&M services for decentralized urban sanitation infrastructure in one city in Karnataka.
Organisation: BORDA (Bremen Overseas Research and Development Association)
Duration: 2013 - 2015

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Project: TUHH Research Projects
The Institute of Wastewater Management and Water Protection at the University TUHH conducts reseach in the fields of Terra Preta sanitation, oxidation processes eliminating recalcitrant organics, bioconversion and emission control.
Organisation: TUHH (Hamburg University of Technology, Institute of Wastewater Management and Water Protection)

 TUHH research projects

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Project: Sanitation Research Fund of BMGF/WRC (SRFA): Knowledge-based Solutions for Onsite Dry Sanitation Challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa
Characterisation of pit contents and developing innovative techniques for pit desludging and subsequent sludge management in low income urban areas.
Organisation: WRC (Water Research Commission)
Duration: 2012 - 2016

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Project: Ecological sanitation for the base of the pyramid (Closing the loop between sanitation & agriculture in Mindanao, the Philippines using lactic fermentation)
Exploring the viability of low-cost dry toilets and the use of human waste in small-scale agri-silviculture including crop trials; testing secondary treatment with vermi-composting and researching odour minimization.
Organisation: WAND (Water, Agroforestry, Nutrition and Development) Foundation, Inc.
Duration: 2011 - 2012

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Project: Diversion for safe sanitation: Flushable urine-diverting dry toilet with on-site wash water recycling embedded in a concept of transport logistics and treatment
The squatting “diversion toilet” includes integrated wash water recovery for hand washing and toilet cleaning. It separates undiluted urine, dry feces and wash water. The used water passes ultrafiltration and is recycled for the same purposes.
Organisation: Eawag (Swiss Federal Institute for Aquatic Science and Technology)
Duration: 2011 - 2014

 Discussion on forum
 Documents in library
 Project website (Blue Diversion Toilet)

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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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