Achieving sustained environmental health improvements in Freetown through fecal sludge management enterprises - Various documents on results from research grant

Boot, N. (2015)

Published in: 2015


Boot, N.

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This library entry contains background documents for a grant that Mirco Keller is leading and which is funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

Further information is also available on the SuSanA discussion forum, see link below.

The overall goal of the Project is to decrease in the quantity of untreated faecal sludge being released into the environment of Freetown.


Three outcomes have been set to achieve the above mentioned goal:
1. Strengthened regulatory environment and improved public infrastructure for FSM
2. Strengthened private sector entities in collection and transport of faecal sludge
3. Increased community awareness, acceptance and use of appropriate FSM

Implementation partners:
Freetown City Council (FCC); Private Sector; WSUP (Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor) Advisory, Local consultancy firms


Documents available for download below:

1 - Presentation about this project at FSM3 Conference in Hanoi (January 2015)

Bibliographic information

Boot, N. (2015). Achieving sustained environmental health improvements in Freetown through fecal sludge management enterprises - Various documents on results from research grant. GOAL

Filter tags

English Faecal sludge treatment processes Peri-urban Sub-Saharan Africa Urban (entire city) Urban informal settlements (slums)

Information on external sites


1 - Presentation on desludging services in Freetown at FSM3 Conference in Hanoi (January 2015)

Format: pdf file
Size: 1.4 MB

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