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SuSanA News May 2018

SuSanA News   05 | 2018
SuSanA News, May 2018
Dear SuSanA Members and Partners,

Here come latest updates on what happened and will be coming up soon within the SuSanA network!

We are very happy to present you with our Newsletter in a new style. The Newsletter will be sent in English in the future, but you can read the SuSanA webpages linked below in over 100 languages by clicking "select language" on the top of the SuSanA website. Easy as that.

Enjoy exploring and have a great week!

Arne, Doreen, Franziska, Shobana and Ainul
from the SuSanA Secretariat
25th SuSanA meeting
Brasilia, Brazil
The 25th SuSanA meeting took place in Brazil on 17th of March 2018 prior to the 8th World Water Forum. It was organized by the SuSanA Secretariat together with AGUATUYA (Bolivia). The meeting had a variety of speakers from the region and beyond and followed-up on ideas to set up a SuSanA Regional Chapter in Latin America.
Save the date! 26th SuSanA meeting in August
Stockholm, Sweden
The next SuSanA meeting will take place prior to the World Water Week in Stockholm on Saturday, 25th August 2018. For our global community to join remotely and participate in the discussions, we will also stream the meeting live.
Emergency Environmental Health Forum & Global WASH Cluster Meeting
Berlin, April 2018
The 8th Emergency Environmental Health Forum (EEHF) with the focus on WASH in emergency and transitional assistance was hosted by the German WASH Network in collaboration SuSanA. Two days earlier, the Global WASH Cluster, a partnership grouping of WASH actors and coordinators in humanitarian response and emergency aid, had also met in Berlin and discussed insights of the overlapping of emergency response and development assistance.
WinS-ILE 2017, Myanmar
WASH in Schools (WinS) - International Learning Exchange
The Ministry of Education of the Government of Myanmar, with support from UNICEF, GIZ and WaterAid hosted the 6th WinS-ILE 2017 in Nay Pyi Taw and Bagan, Myanmar. Country teams from 11 countries presented their progress updates on WinS.
The overall objective of the ILE was to facilitate learning on WinS among countries in Asia and the Pacific, to accelerate progress towards the aim of having improved and sufficient access along with good practices, and sustainability related to WinS in the respective regions.
SuSanA’s Working Groups Update
We are happy to introduce Daniel Ddiba, Co-lead for SuSanA WG5: Productive sanitation and food security.
WG5 will be the first WG to create a small team of fellow co-leads, about 5 to 8 people, instead of the usual 2 leads. The goal of a larger team of co-leads is to develop and implement ideas to keep the Group vibrant and active - to the benefit of all the members.
Thematic Discussion on Innovations in WASH
SuSanA India Chapter
The SuSanA India Chapter is currently discussing the barriers to innovation in WASH. Paramita Dey from the National Institute of Urban Affairs and Vipul Kumar from Ennovent India are kindly facilitating this topic.
SFD Promotion Initiative
Project Updates
The SFD Promotion Initiative gives regular updates on the most recent activities, trainings and news regarding SFDs around the globe in the SuSanA Forum.
New integrated content in SuSanA
The website now includes the Public Toilet Management Process, which consists of 5 steps, each including multiple focal areas and a toolbox which can be downloaded from the SuSanA library.
Secondly, the SANIRESCH (SANItaryRecycling ESCHborn) project, which aimed at the treatment and recycling of the urine, brown- and greywater collected at the main building of the headquarters of GIZ GmbH in Eschborn, Germany.
Recent Webinars
Did you miss one of our webinars and want to watch it on demand? Take a look below! All our webinars are available on SuSanA for you.
New in the Library!
SuSanA welcomes new partners!
We are happy to see SuSanA grow! Since the last News Mail, 10 more partners joined our community, summing up to 328 partners overall.
Our Curated List of Forum Threads
the 1st Separett UDDT in Datong city
by scottchen (14.04.2018), last replies by: AYUB, andy, andy
(total 22 replies)
Condominial Sewerage in Brazil
by gracebeeler (17.04.2018), last replies by: gracebeeler, ivanpaivajr, F H Mughal
(total 20 replies)
Solar treatment of feces?
Reply by jscheerer (02.02.2018), last replies by: jscheerer, jscheerer, RaHaSolutions
(total 27 replies)
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