Published in: 2019
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH Fit for School
Madrid, F., Schlenk, J., Freundel, M., Monse, B.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
Access to functional and clean group washing facilities in schools allow for WASH activities for a larger number of children at various times throughout the day. Group washing facilities, which need to be water-saving, are designed to enable both group handwashing and individual handwashing. Based on this there is a demand for durable and scalable infrastructure which are long-lasting, low cost and can be mass produced which will facilitate personal hygiene for children in schools. The facility should be pre-fabricated to ensure quality and efficiency to a
Pre-fabrication should be done in the respective country or the region, depending on locally available materials, proximity to schools and transportation options as well as location of a technically equipped producer, capable of adhering to certain production quality standards. In addition, pre-fabricated facilities help schools to prevent ‘re inventing the wheel’, making use of lessons learnt from many places around the world and applying the latest knowledge.
Madrid, F., Schlenk, J., Freundel, M., Monse, B. (2019). WASHaLOT 3.0 Production and Quality Assurance. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH Fit for School
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