The Toilet Board Coalition brings together some of the most forward-thinking organisations in the sanitation space: Firmenich, Kimberly-Clark, LIXIL Corporation and Unilever represent the business sector; Dr Val Curtis of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and Barbara Evans of the University of Leeds bring academic rigour to the table; and a number of development sector and governmental bodies bring their one-of-a-kind resources and specialist knowledge: Agence Française De Développement; the Asian Development Bank; the UK’s Department for International Development; Stone Family Foundation; WaterAid; Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP); Water Supply & Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC); the World Bank’s Water and Sanitation Programme; the World Toilet Organization; Water and Sanitation for Africa; and UNICEF.
- Fwd: [SuSanA Forum] The completion of the SuSanA Phase 3 BMGF Grant - building on the results in future? (Announcements regarding SuSanA) - by: arno December 18, 2018Hi Neil Yes the key issues are listed in the the three bullets touching on organization and operations. The BMGF support to SuSanA through SEI goes back to 2012 just after the Forum got started. We have seen significant strides in growth and content over those years. With the intensive two years of work since 2016, SuSanA now has the tools and strategies in […]
- Fwd: [SuSanA Forum] The completion of the SuSanA Phase 3 BMGF Grant - building on the results in future? (Announcements regarding SuSanA) - by: neilpw December 18, 2018Many thanks Elisabeth, From this communication, if I understand correctly, the key issue is to do with SuSanA's organisational structure and governance? Is there now a consensus among all parties on how SuSanA's organisational structure and governance should be? If so, what is the consensus view? Any transition needs more resources, not fewer, for […]
- Fwd: [SuSanA Forum] The completion of the SuSanA Phase 3 BMGF Grant - building on the results in future? (Announcements regarding SuSanA) - by: muench December 18, 2018Hi Neil and all, Arno reminded me that we do have an official e-mail about the reasons for the end of the grant one year earlier than originally planned, which we received in May. It was written jointly by Jan Willem Rosenboom (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation) and Arno Rosemarin (SEI). I have permission to share it here (copied below and the same text at […]
- Sanitation technology verification and certification centers for Reinvented Toilets and Omni-Processors (TÜV SÜD Asia Pacific Pte Ltd ) - by: TuvSudWS December 18, 2018This is our third grant funded by BMGF that I wanted to give you an update on. The information that I am giving you below is also available here in the SuSanA project database: www.susana.org/en/knowledge-hub/projects/database/details/572 Project title: Sanitation technology verification and certification centers for RTs and OPs RTs stands for Reinvented Toi […]
- Reality of Urban Water Management - by: rudreshsugam December 17, 2018Cities in India and global south are spiraling. Our climate is changing, making cities more prone to extreme rain events and floods while water scarcity and pollution continue to grow. Ground water, lakes and rivers in India are exhaustively overdrawn yet no city in the country has adequate water supply. Fresh water sources are reducing due to rapid urban ex […]
- Fwd: [SuSanA Forum] The completion of the SuSanA Phase 3 BMGF Grant - building on the results in future? (Announcements regarding SuSanA) - by: arno December 18, 2018