SuSanA - Forum Kunena Site Syndication http://forum.susana.org/ Fri, 09 Dec 2016 07:37:30 +0000 Kunena 1.6 http://forum.susana.org/components/com_kunena/template/default/images/icons/rss.png SuSanA - Forum http://forum.susana.org/ en-gb Introducing Centre de Recherches et des Technologies des Eaux (CERTE) from Tunisia: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19745-introducing-centre-de-recherches-et-des-technologies-des-eaux-certe-from-tunisia-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19745 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19745-introducing-centre-de-recherches-et-des-technologies-des-eaux-certe-from-tunisia-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19745 Centre de Recherches et des Technologies des Eaux (CERTE) from Tunisia as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:

CERTE is a research center constituted by five laboratories working in different sectors of water and wastewater:
-Water georesources Lab
-Natural water treatment Lab
-Discharged water Treatment and Valuation Lab
-Wastewater and environment Lab
-Membrane technologies and biotechnology Lab

Contact person: Hamadi Kallali

Website: www.certe.rnrt.tn

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New SuSanA partners Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:48:35 +0000
Introducing Reaching Hand from India: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19666-introducing-reaching-hand-from-india-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19666 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19666-introducing-reaching-hand-from-india-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19666 Reaching Hand from India as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:

Reaching Hand aims to empower vulnerable children, marginalized women & underprivileged families to lead a life of hope, self-worth and dignity. By providing communities with improved public health measures, quality education and skill development opportunities, Reaching Hand acts as a catalyst for social change and envisions a promising future for all. One of Reaching Hand's core projects, Girls Glory, aims to prevent girls from dropping out of Indian government schools due to WASH (water, sanitation and hygiene) and MHM (menstrual hygiene management) inaccessibility by providing necessary infrastructure and promoting behavioral change.

Contact person: Deepa Patil

Website: www.reachinghand.org

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New SuSanA partners Mon, 28 Nov 2016 08:27:36 +0000
Introducing Empower and Care Organisation (EACO) from Uganda: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19574-introducing-empower-and-care-organisation-eaco-from-uganda-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19574 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19574-introducing-empower-and-care-organisation-eaco-from-uganda-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19574
Empower and Care Organisation (EACO)
from Uganda as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:

EACO is a Community Based Organization committed to reducing poverty in rural Uganda through economic empowerment, educational opportunities and support for marginalised groups of people. EACO has a team of 4 full time staff and 3 part-time with assistance from the Community members. EACO currently operates six different programs, instilling hope and improving life for more than 4000 people in the rural Mukono district. EACO does trainings including hygiene promotion, construction of latrines, repairing boreholes and WASH. Besides that trainings target the links between water, sanitation and health, the nature of, and the threats posed by environmental diseases, the importance and main elements of hygiene-promotion and the complexity in delivering safe water and sanitation in an emergency.

Contact person:

Shadrak Kyobe

Website

eacouganda.webs.com


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New SuSanA partners Wed, 16 Nov 2016 09:41:08 +0000
Introducing Bangladesh Environment Development Society (BEDS) from the Bangladesh: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19527-introducing-bangladesh-environment-development-society-beds-from-the-bangladesh-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19527 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19527-introducing-bangladesh-environment-development-society-beds-from-the-bangladesh-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19527
Bangladesh Environment and Development Society (BEDS)
from Bangladesh as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:
Bangladesh Environment and Development Society (BEDS) is a non-profit, non-political organization committed to sustainable socio-economic development, conservation of natural resources, use of clean energy and protection of the environment through research and implementation of specific activities.

A group of enlightened environmentalists, development workers and nature lovers came together with the idea of advocating to protect the ever-degrading coastal ecosystem of Bangladesh. As a result, BEDS was formed on July 26, 2010, to work with the grassroots-level community. The organization promotes the long-term co-existence of people and natural ecosystems on our planet, creating harmony among all living beings.

The organization's strategies focus on encouraging participation of local communities in important decision-making related to issues that bridge nature and society and aiding in the formation of Community-Based Organizations (CBOs) and related associations and sub-organizations. BEDS helps create and develop initiation strategies for such groups, as well as to expand and explore its own initiatives through similar national and international organizations, research institutes, think tanks, universities, etc.

Contact person:

Maksudur Rahman

Website

www.bedsbd.org


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New SuSanA partners Mon, 07 Nov 2016 10:10:43 +0000
Introducing Beaumont from the United States of America: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19407-introducing-beaumont-from-the-united-states-of-america-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19407 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19407-introducing-beaumont-from-the-united-states-of-america-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19407 Beaumont from the United States of America as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:
Beaumont is a Honolulu-based company that provides industrial design, mechanical engineering, systems architecture, and project management services. Our team members have developed electronic wearables, medical devices, medical and electronic test equipment, and semiconductor manufacturing tools. Beaumont is currently developing sanitation technologies to improve sanitation and health conditions of 100 million people by 2025.

Contact person:

Jenelle Van Eynde

Website

www.beaumontllc.com

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New SuSanA partners Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:14:31 +0000
Introducing Governance Systems International from Uganda: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19365-introducing-governance-systems-international-from-uganda-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19365 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19365-introducing-governance-systems-international-from-uganda-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19365 Governance Systems International from Uganda as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:
Governance Systems International (GSI) is a multi-disciplinary consulting firm providing technical expertise to National/Sub national Governments, Private Sector Companies and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) across the African continent. GSI was formed to respond to the current capacity gaps in provision of consulting services in governance and development work in many African countries. Our multidisciplinary team of professionals work as a network of renowned experts in areas of Governance and Public Administration; Health; Agriculture and Food Security; Water Supply and sanitation; Environment and Natural Resources; Urban planning and Development; Renewable Energy and Efficiency, Trade and Enterprise Development; Logistics and Event Management including Project Evaluations & Development Research across sectors. We have a passion for our work and confident in our ability to serve our local and international clients with excellence and innovation.

GSI implements programs of the European Commission, World Bank, African Development Bank, GIZ, KfW, DfID, DANIDA, USAID and other local and international organizations.

Contact person:

Tom Kyakwise

Website

governancesystemsug.org/

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New SuSanA partners Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:30:57 +0000
Introducing Clean Up Nepal from Nepal: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19352-introducing-clean-up-nepal-from-nepal-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19352 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19352-introducing-clean-up-nepal-from-nepal-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19352 Clean Up Nepal from Nepal as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:
Clean up Nepal is a for-purpose, non-government organization registered in Nepal in 2014 that envisions communities having access to a solid waste management and water, sanitation and hygiene system with the associated knowledge and resources that will enable them to live a healthy, disease-free life. Clean up Nepal works to provide an enabling environment to improve sanitation and hygiene in Nepal by connecting, educating and empowering local communities and relevant stakeholders through a people-centered, strength based approach to improve community health, well-being and opportunity. Clean up Nepal achieves this by:

1. Improving public health and the environment through systematic improvements of existing solid waste management systems and helping set up new systems where none exist, and
2. Preventing deaths caused by hygiene related diseases through our sanitation and hygiene education programs, and construction of toilets at schools.

Clean up Nepals development work is underpinned by its working areas-- waste management, and water, sanitation and hygiene with the cross-cutting themes of sustainable livelihoods, and research and advocacy. To understand and address key challenges Nepalese face in waste management, Clean up Nepal also undertakes waste characterization, and research on the challenges faced in the waste sector, and potential improvements to existing waste management systems.

Contact person:

Rija Joshi

Website

www.cleanupnepal.org.np

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New SuSanA partners Wed, 19 Oct 2016 08:43:24 +0000
Introducing the European Environment and Health Youth Coalition from Lithuania: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19336-introducing-the-european-environment-and-health-youth-coalition-from-lithuania-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19336 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19336-introducing-the-european-environment-and-health-youth-coalition-from-lithuania-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19336 European Environment and Health Youth Coalition (EEHYC) from Lithuania as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:
The European Environment and Health Youth Coalition (EEHYC) is the first European youth participation network that emphasizes and promotes the understanding of the inherent links between environment and health. Youth participation in the decision making process is central to the Coalition’s activities and is supported by ministers of health and environment through commitments made in the Declaration of the WHO Ministerial Conference on Environment and Health held in Parma, 2010.

The EEHYC is a hub for young people that acts through different organizational structures. Its membership is broad and includes youth organizations, informal groups, students, youth professionals, young researchers and activists, young entrepreneurs and young government employees. Through its membership, it interlinks the activities of different organisations, bringing experiences and ideas to international fora instigated by the WHO Regional Office for Europe, such as the Ministerial Board and the Task Force of the European Environment and Health Process. In partnership with the WHO Europe, UNEP, European Commission and other actors, the Coalition works to ensure the long term sustainability of the lived environment.

One of the main areas of work of the EEHYC is water, sanitation, hygiene (WASH) and health. The Coalition has been intensively working on advancing WASH in Schools in the WHO European Region within the framework of the Protocol on Water and Health.

Contact person:

Jovana Dodos

Website

www.eehyc.org

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New SuSanA partners Tue, 18 Oct 2016 08:08:08 +0000
Introducing Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust (RGMVP) from India: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19269-introducing-rajiv-gandhi-charitable-trust-rgmvp-from-india-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19269 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19269-introducing-rajiv-gandhi-charitable-trust-rgmvp-from-india-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19269
Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust (RGMVP)

from India as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:
RGMVP (www.rgmvp.org) is a women’s empowerment organization in Uttar Pradesh (UP), that primarily mobilises women from the poorest and most backward districts of UP into Women’s Self Help Groups and their federations. Through these social platforms, we run programmes around financial inclusion, livelihoods, health, education, sanitation, local governance and leadership development. RGMVP currently works with over 1 million rural women, spread across 42 districts of UP. RGMVP also mobilizes adolescent girls into Young Women’s Self Help Groups, that helps them save money for their education and other purposes, but more importantly, acts as a platform for them to discuss and share their aspirations, seek more information about health, menstrual hygiene, education, and undergo several skill-development and leadership training's.

Contact person:

Arima Singh

Website

www.rgmvp.org

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New SuSanA partners Mon, 10 Oct 2016 07:26:15 +0000
Introducing AKUT Umweltschutz Ingenieure Burkard und Partner from Germany: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19241-introducing-akut-umweltschutz-ingenieure-burkard-und-partner-from-germany-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19241 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/19241-introducing-akut-umweltschutz-ingenieure-burkard-und-partner-from-germany-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#19241 AKUT Environmental Engineers Burkard & Partner from Germany as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:
AKUT Umweltschutz Ingenieure Burkard und Partner (AKUT Environmental Engineers Burkard & Partner) was founded in 1988 and covers the entire spectrum of engineering services from designing, planning, tendering, supervision, invoicing as well as monitoring of set up and the complete operational management. It has registered as partnership under German law in Berlin.
Main fields of activity are sanitation systems, wastewater treatment plants, biogas production and HVTA (heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration) for industrial and residential buildings.
Since 1998 AKUT is involved in international development cooperation. AKUT focuses on institutional strengthening of drinking water and sanitation service providers, water and wastewater associations, construction of water and waste water facilities and continuous education and training of their local staff (capacity building). We provide services the fields of economics, water losses, planning and operation of facilities, customer register and support, accounting, human resources development, investment planning, management of the environment and public relations.

Contact person:

Roman Radtke

Website

www.akut-umwelt.de/en

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New SuSanA partners Wed, 05 Oct 2016 12:11:57 +0000
Introducing International Centre For Environmental Education and Community Development (ICENECDEV) from Cameroon: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/18543-introducing-international-centre-for-environmental-education-and-community-development-icenecdev-from-cameroon-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#18543 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/18543-introducing-international-centre-for-environmental-education-and-community-development-icenecdev-from-cameroon-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#18543 International Centre For Environmental Education and Community Development (ICENECDEV) from Cameroon as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:
ICENECDEV was established in 2005, with registration number: 43/G.37/D.14/1/ VOL.BAPP/ in accordance of law Number. 90/53 of December 1990 under article 7 relating to the formation, governing and functioning of association in Cameroon.

ICENECDEV uses Environmental Education as an approach to share information, create awareness and address issues of global, national and local concern: climate change, biodiversity conservation, marine litter, water and waste management, air quality monitoring, food security, land degradation and disaster risk reduction.

ICENECDEV enforces and pushes conventions, environmental legal instruments and mechanism ratified by the Government of Cameroon and African Countries into national plan of action, development programmes which are translated into local actions and contributing to the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Contact person:

Fongoh Eric

Website
www.icenecdev.org


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New SuSanA partners Tue, 02 Aug 2016 08:09:48 +0000
Introducing Consortium for DEWATS Dissemination Society (CDD Society) from India: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/18532-introducing-consortium-for-dewats-dissemination-society-cdd-society-from-india-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#18532 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/18532-introducing-consortium-for-dewats-dissemination-society-cdd-society-from-india-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#18532 Consortium for DEWATS Dissemination Society (CDD Society) from India as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:
CDD Society is a not-for-profit organisation registered in 2005 addressing critical issues of urban sanitation, environment and water security particularly for the benefit of the disadvantaged poor.

CDD Society aims to address the challenges posed by increasing quantities of wastewater produced in urban and peri-urban areas in South Asia through its experience and expertise in the sector. Decentralisation and community participation are key approaches for CDD Society’s work. CDD Society works closely with government authorities, urban local bodies, multi-sectoral agencies and corporates to develop robust, environmental-friendly and easy-to-maintain systems and solutions including wastewater treatment plants, city wide sanitation planning and faecal sludge management systems.

Contact person:

Lincy P

Website
www.ccdindia.org


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New SuSanA partners Mon, 01 Aug 2016 09:24:09 +0000
Introducing Action for Rural Women's Empowerment (ARUWE) from Uganda: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/18441-introducing-action-for-rural-womens-empowerment-aruwe-from-uganda-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#18441 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/18441-introducing-action-for-rural-womens-empowerment-aruwe-from-uganda-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#18441 Action for Rural Women's Empowerment (ARUWE) from Uganda as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:
Action for Rural Women's Empowerment (ARUWE) is a grassroots non-profit that works with marginalized groups of people especially rural women and children in Uganda. Established in 2003 as a community based organization, ARUWE was later registered as an NGO in 2008 and has functional governance structures that include a board of five members and an executive committee. Initially, the organization started its operations in Nsangi sub-county, Wakiso district focusing on women livelihood programs. Presently, ARUWE operates in Wakiso, Kiboga, Kyankwanzi, Mpigi and Sembabule districts of central Uganda focusing on eliminating discriminative practices that inhibit women’s potential in the social, economic and civic sectors. ARUWE envisions a world in which women and children realize their full social, economic and civic potential and its mission is to empower women to initiate and manage their socio-economic development processes through strengthening community participation, advocacy and service delivery. ARUWE’s work is centered around five thematic areas including women socio-economic strengthening, education and lifelong learning, sustainable healthy communities, climate change resilience and adaptation, and organizational growth and development.

Contact person:

Susanne Muwazi

Website
www.aruweug.org


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New SuSanA partners Fri, 15 Jul 2016 09:16:45 +0000
Introducing Malteser International from Germany: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/18430-introducing-malteser-international-from-germany-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#18430 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/18430-introducing-malteser-international-from-germany-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#18430 Malteser International from Germany as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:
Malteser International is the worldwide humanitarian relief agency of the Sovereign Order of Malta. Our mandate is to provide relief and recovery during and following conflicts and disasters. We are primarily active in the field of health, WASH and Disaster Risk Reduction and have almost 60 years of continuous experience.
Christian values and humanitarian principles form the foundations of our work: bringing aid to people regardless of their religion, background, or political convictions at over 100 Projects in more than 20 countries.

Contact person:

Arno Coerver

Website
www.malteser-international.org

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New SuSanA partners Wed, 13 Jul 2016 16:04:50 +0000
Introducing Dig Deep from UK/Kenya: A new partner organisation of SuSanA - by: secretariat http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/18429-introducing-dig-deep-from-ukkenya-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#18429 http://forum.susana.org/component/kunena/87-new-susana-partners/18429-introducing-dig-deep-from-ukkenya-a-new-partner-organisation-of-susana#18429 Dig Deep from UK/Kenya as a new SuSanA partner organisation!

The following text is taken from their application form and was written by the partner organisation themselves.

Description and Activities in Sustainable Sanitation:
Dig Deep works with rural communities in Kenya to access water and sanitation. Working together we implement training and appropriate technologies to bring about sustainable improvements in health and education. We aspire to enable people to break the cycle of poverty and transform their own lives.

We focus on water and sanitation because they are fundamental requirements for enabling people to break the cycle of poverty. We work in Kenya because in the country 16.5 million people don’t have access to safe water and over 30 million people don’t have access to adequate sanitation.

Contact person:

Caroline Kiugo

Website
www.digdeep.org.uk

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New SuSanA partners Wed, 13 Jul 2016 15:28:44 +0000