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World Toilet Day = Systems Day = Nutrition Day

By Ron Clemmer, Strategy and Business Development Manager, WASH, FHI 360.

World Toilet Day is about more than toilets! It is about the whole system of the sanitation chain. 467 more words


Improving Nutrition, One Latrine at a Time: WASH 1,000 Strategy in Ghana Takes Hold

By Christa Elise Reynolds, Knowledge Management Officer, JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. with USAID SPRING.

Toilets might not be the first thing you think of in conjunction with basic human nutrition, but inadequate sanitation poses a real danger for 2.5 billion people around the world. 823 more words


Registration Now Open for Paid Positions as Emergency Snow Laborers

Emergency Snow Laborers Needed: Register Now to
Help Clear Snow and Ice After Major Winter Storms 

New York City Sanitation Commissioner Kathryn Garcia announced that early registration has begun for emergency snow laborers for the upcoming snow season. 340 more words


Handwashing Resources from WASHplus

On Global Handwashing Day and every day we dedicate ourselves to increasing awareness and understanding about the importance of handwashing with soap to prevent diseases and save lives. 270 more words


Bangladesh: Materials to Support WASH Improvement

Below are links to flipcharts, flash cards, pocket books and other materials in Bangladeshi to help improve WASH:



Notes from the Field...

Menstrual Hygiene Management or MHM is an area of growing interest – finally! An area that has, for too long, been taboo, MHM has come out of the closet, and into mainstream WASH planning. 222 more words

Health And Hygiene

Capacity Factor Analysis for Evaluating Water and Sanitation Infrastructure

Bouabid A, Louis GE. Capacity factor analysis for evaluating water and sanitation infrastructure choices for developing communities. Journal of Environmental Management. 2015 Jul 20;161:335-343. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2015.07.012. 302 more words

Water Supply