This category contains all sanitation topics in relationship to health and hygiene. It also contains topics on sanitation for schools and other non-household settings like prisons and work places
Topics that deal with diseases caused by lack of sanitation, for example neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), can be discussed here. There is a sub-sub-category specifically for intestinal worm infections.
Sanitation and health evidence ...
by sayboom
20 Apr 2018 05:02
Links between nutrition and WASH can be discussed here, for example stunted growth in children due to lack of sanitation
Re: Overcoming Stunting Crisis in ...
by F H Mughal
27 Mar 2018 17:44
Put here topics on making sanitation inclusive and accessible for all - including for people with disabilities.
Making Inclusive Toilets for P ...
by F H Mughal
06 Jan 2018 17:19
Awareness campaigns and strategies related to hygiene promotion and hand washing can be discussed here. There is a separate sub-sub-category for handwashing in schools (see above).
Re: Introducing Tippy tap Kenya (h ...
by tippytap
22 Mar 2018 15:50
In this sub-category any topic surrounding schools and sanitation & hygiene can be discussed. There is a sub-sub-category on handwashing activities at schools.
Disability friendly water and ...
by rochelleholm
18 Apr 2018 07:52
This section is for WASH in non-household and non-school settings. It is not meant for WASH in schools, community toilets, public toilets as these have their own sections on the forum.
Re: Assessment of WASH facilities ...
by F H Mughal
12 Mar 2018 10:36
Menstrual Hygiene Management i ...
by F H Mughal
21 Apr 2018 20:02

Sanitation systems

(966 topics)
The focus in this category is on technologies required along the sanitation chain - toilets, transport and treatment (but not reuse as this is in a separate category called "Resource recovery").
Sanitation systems where urine is diverted (i.e. collected separately)
Re: Could urine diversion disrupt ...
by BPopov
20 Apr 2018 08:29
Other toilet types are listed here in alphabetical order (some of them might use urine diversion, like some container-based systems).
Emptying of cesspit (holding t ...
by hajo
17 Apr 2018 15:12
This includes anything to do with wet faecal sludge collected from pit latrines, septic tanks or similar on-site sanitation systems
Re: M.Sc.Eng. thesis about LaDePa ...
by hajo
15 Apr 2018 21:00
The treatment processes are listed here in alphabetical order
Re: Nagmagic Bio-Digester based on ...
by muench
19 Apr 2018 15:17
Re: The Public Toilet Management P ...
by ainulfirdatun
12 Apr 2018 11:28
Sanitation systems for "unusual" conditions.
Re: Sanitation security model - Sa ...
by muench
17 Apr 2018 05:16
Other technology topics are listed here in alphabetical order
Re: Condominial Sewerage in Brazil ...
by gracebeeler
21 Apr 2018 20:53

This section contains topics about people's behaviours and perceptions; how to influence these behaviours and to understand the psychology behind it all.
Re: great new behaviour change web ...
by JKMakowka
21 Apr 2018 00:03
Put here topics about capacity development for more sustainable practices in sanitation where many sectors and authority levels are involved
Re: Sanitation Capacity Building P ...
by depinder
20 Apr 2018 09:51
Includes CLTS, community health clubs and other community-led approaches
Re: USAID/WASHPaLs Webinar – Contr ...
by campbelldb
20 Apr 2018 15:38
Making the general public more aware of the issues surrounding lack of sanitation (and potential solutions) in developing countries and in fact in all countries of the world
Is Safe WASH Sufficient for He ...
by F H Mughal
15 Apr 2018 18:52

Wikipedia (87 topics)

Many SuSanA members have become active Wikipedians. How about joining them in the effort to improve the world's largest encyclopedia for sanitation-related content?
Re: Open Defecation (OD) Definitio ...
by muench
29 Mar 2018 13:46
Activities and publications to influence public policy, laws and budgets by using facts, their relationships, the media, and messaging to educate government officials and the public
Re: Social Accountability in Water ...
by muench
20 Apr 2018 17:39

This category contains topics on market development, financing and governance: core functions of supply and demand in the market, supporting and rules functions. Governance and global political processes are also included in this category; they are market players as well as drivers.
Includes implementation of market development, market based approaches, sanitation marketing, theories of change and market landscape analysis.
Re: Up-scaling Basic Sanitation fo ...
by muench
22 Mar 2018 02:30
Includes "sanitation as a business" programs, developing new business models for sanitation, providing improved sanitation products and services, and better faecal sludge management.
Re: Thematic Discussion Series: In ...
by vipul
16 Apr 2018 16:16
Includes public finance from government, subsidy models, tariff systems, ODA (official development assistance) and results-based financing, and costing.
Re: The cost of urban sanitation s ...
by F H Mughal
11 Apr 2018 11:50
Includes public private partnerships (PPPs), government and citizens, governments and NGOs, government to government, policies and regulations for upscaling.
Re: Focus on Swachh Bharat (India) ...
by campbelldb
10 Apr 2018 13:34
Topics around sanitation in cities in particular with regards to appropriate planning, implementation, and management processes in cities
Online survey: feedback on SFD ...
by CeciliaRodrigues
16 Apr 2018 10:23
Includes also quality control, certifications, monitoring and enforcement issues.
Dysfunctional Water and Sanita ...
by F H Mughal
24 Mar 2018 07:04
Topics such as human right to sanitation, post-2015 Millennium Development Goals agenda, global monitoring, Sustainable Development Goals, Swacch Bharat Mission etc. are discussed here.
Re: Localizing goal 6 of SDGs in l ...
by kocsy
18 Apr 2018 14:43

Resource recovery

(209 topics)
The focus in this category is on technological, institutional and social aspects surrounding resource recovery from sanitation systems, be it for fertiliser, soil conditioner, water, fuel, electricity or biomass.
Ideas, questions, examples and suggestions about reuse of human excreta as well as soil conditioner produced from human excreta.
Re: The sanitation and urban agric ...
by marianacchrispim
19 Mar 2018 01:28
Includes topics around black solider fly larvae (or other edible insects) fed with waste and excreta; animal protein production from waste and manure; legal aspects
Re: Methodology for BSF for Clean ...
by msrikanth
09 Apr 2018 15:51
Re: Wastewater reuse in numbers: M ...
by F H Mughal
25 Mar 2018 17:26
Technologies and business models to optimise the financial value recoverable from excreta and faecal sludge, such as nutrients, energy products and water.
Pellets from UDDT/composting t ...
by Kevinkuhn
16 Apr 2018 23:32
Re: Benefit of Dry Fecal Matter Re ...
by hajo
16 Feb 2018 12:54

Re: Insights A WASH Dialogue and ...
by Alijavid493
19 Apr 2018 18:16
Re: Courses in Sanitation?
by Hlogifatso
13 Apr 2018 21:28
The Sanitation Technology Plat ...
by astowell
20 Apr 2018 17:32
Re: Request for support to provide ...
by Hopeworks
25 Mar 2018 08:41
Here you can announce and discuss new publications. After a while, the posts might be moved to the relevant thematic categories.
SuSanA featured on SHHH: The P ...
by ThePuru
10 Apr 2018 23:35
If you have a topic that does not fit in any of the other categories then please put it here (if need be, the moderators can move it to the right category).
Research topic: Vector control ...
by kunene47
13 Apr 2018 02:19

SuSanA working groups

(132 topics)
This category contains practical information regarding the work of SuSanA's 13 working groups, like upcoming meetings. It does not contain thematic discussions.
Re: Sanitation Capacity Building - ...
by depinder
17 Apr 2018 13:15
Re: WG2 Meeting ~Stockholm~Monday ...
by conniebenjamin
30 Oct 2017 15:22
Re: Working Group 3 members: pleas ...
by muench
19 Mar 2017 13:59
Re: What has happened lately in th ...
by eshaylor
28 Dec 2017 09:53
Re: Invitation to contribute to Su ...
by rahamanrana
18 Apr 2018 21:58

WG 6 (Cities) (9 topics)

Cities and planning
Re: SuSanA Working Group 6 video ( ...
by Prit
05 Sep 2017 22:21
Community, rural and schools (with gender and social aspects)
Re: Renaming and updating the WG7 ...
by shobana
10 Apr 2018 15:32
Emergency and reconstruction situations
Re: Responses to the current Globa ...
by fppirco
10 Apr 2018 05:49
Re: Please say hello in SuSanA Edi ...
by Carol McCreary
20 Mar 2017 15:12
O&M in Schools @ Stockholm Wor ...
by rob#
28 Aug 2017 15:48
Re: Working Group 11 (groundwater) ...
by mmadrid
27 Feb 2017 04:33
Re: Working Group 12 (Co-)Leads
by ktesh
26 Nov 2017 21:32
Sanitation Behaviour Change St ...
by depinder
12 Apr 2018 11:08
Where can I find more informat ...
by muench
05 Sep 2017 12:04


(86 topics)
This category is an interactive help centre for all users of the SuSanA discussion forum.
Show me how to use this discus ...
by muench
23 Oct 2017 13:02
Put here questions about the SuSanA website and other related tools, such as our Flickr photo database, Youtube channel, social media.
Re: SuSanA library resources and f ...
by Marijn Zandee
13 Apr 2018 05:01
Re: Forum Categories Need to be Re ...
by muench
13 Mar 2018 04:52
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