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Why Latrines Are Not Used: Communities’ Perceptions and Practices Regarding Latrines in a Taenia solium Endemic Rural Area in Eastern Zambia

Why Latrines Are Not Used: Communities’ Perceptions and Practices Regarding Latrines in a Taenia solium Endemic Rural Area in Eastern Zambia. PLoS Neg Trop Dis… 205 more words

Africa

Badger Territory Mapping

Last year, we carried out some badger territory mapping surveys at a site near Northampton. I took the opportunity to use a trailcam to record the badgers on the site in order to illustrate the behaviours which underlie the technique. 518 more words

Ecology

WaterSHED - Rural Consumer Sanitation Adoption Study in Cambodia

Rural Consumer Sanitation Adoption Study: An Analyis of Rural Consumers in the Emerging Sanitation Market in Cambodia, 2014.

WaterSHED has published the findings from its comprehensive review of rural consumer sanitation adoption in Cambodia. 149 more words

Progress On Sanitation

Field Trips

In the past week or so I’ve had two opportunities to venture outside of Dar.

Field Trip 1: Kisarawe District, Pawni Region (aka the Coastal Region)<The red outline is Kisarawe District… 2,343 more words

Nerding Out on Poop and Periods

WASH: Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene. (Get it, WASH? Cute, huh?)

The acronym is fairly self-explanatory, but it’s the public health term for all things relating to water, latrines, sewage, hand washing, waste disposal, etc., etc. 1,252 more words

Lack of toilets dangerous for everyone, UNICEF says

NEW YORK/Addis Ababa, 19 November 2014 – Slow progress on sanitation and the entrenched practice of open defecation among millions around the world continue to put children and their communities at risk, UNICEF warned on World Toilet Day. 622 more words

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