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.
Re: Hepatitis A Disease: Directly ...
by F H Mughal
20 Oct 2017 06:27
Links between nutrition and WASH can be discussed here, for example stunted growth in children due to lack of sanitation
Re: Key documents for the sub-cate ...
by muench
12 Sep 2017 22:02
Put here topics on making sanitation inclusive and accessible for all - including for people with disabilities.
Incontinence- the last last ta ...
by DaniBarrington
01 Aug 2017 16:50
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: How many times per day do peop ...
by Ajira
15 Oct 2017 11:15
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.
Re: WaterAid webinar - What a chil ...
by dietvorst
17 Oct 2017 17:14
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: Water availability at hospital ...
by Kebede
08 Mar 2017 06:43
5 days away! 6th Virtual Confe ...
by moserrano
12 Oct 2017 22:12

Sanitation systems

(877 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: Installation of women's urinal ...
by muench
21 Oct 2017 02:00
Other toilet types are listed here in alphabetical order (some of them might use urine diversion, like some container-based systems).
Re: Using a double vault vermi-dig ...
by hajo
18 Oct 2017 20:43
This includes anything to do with wet faecal sludge collected from pit latrines, septic tanks or similar on-site sanitation systems
Re: Field Testing of Sludge Digger ...
by hajo
12 Oct 2017 21:32
The treatment processes are listed here in alphabetical order
Re: Oil and grease effects on biod ...
by JKMakowka
09 Oct 2017 12:16
Re: Public cassete dry toilet in K ...
by BPopov
09 Oct 2017 10:35
Sanitation systems for "unusual" conditions.
Re: Emergency sanitation in Japan ...
by Carol McCreary
19 Oct 2017 16:54
Other technology topics are listed here in alphabetical order
Re: Climate Change Impact on Water ...
by muench
28 Sep 2017 21:22

This section contains topics about people's behaviours and perceptions; how to influence these behaviours and to understand the psychology behind it all.
Re: Investigating the social deter ...
by Jude
14 Oct 2017 05:44
Includes CLTS, community health clubs and other community-led approaches
Interesting study on true cost ...
by JKMakowka
18 Oct 2017 09:00
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
World Toilet Day event in Lond ...
by TheLooLady
20 Oct 2017 13:04
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
Toilet Parliament - Firozabad ...
by PrabhatMisra
20 Oct 2017 15:43

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.
Market Based Programming in Hu ...
by eshaylor
10 Oct 2017 11:11
Includes "sanitation as a business" programs, developing new business models for sanitation, providing improved sanitation products and services, and better faecal sludge management.
Re: How to measure job creation po ...
by marrath
08 Oct 2017 09:33
Includes public finance from government, subsidy models, tariff systems, ODA (official development assistance) and results-based financing, and costing.
Re: Financing sanitation infrastru ...
by simon
03 Oct 2017 08:33
Includes public private partnerships (PPPs), government and citizens, governments and NGOs, government to government, policies and regulations for upscaling.
Re: Policy analysis and research s ...
by fides
18 Sep 2017 12:54
Topics around sanitation in cities in particular with regards to appropriate planning, implementation, and management processes in cities
SFD Video case study from Indo ...
by shobana
18 Oct 2017 16:43
Includes also quality control, certifications, monitoring and enforcement issues.
ANSI to Host Final Workshop Se ...
10 Oct 2017 23:02
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: New estimates on safe drinking ...
by arno
11 Oct 2017 00:59

Resource recovery

(193 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: My PhD thesis on lactic acid f ...
by F H Mughal
04 Oct 2017 17:46
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
Processing Biowaste with Black ...
by zurbrugg
23 Aug 2017 12:32
Wastewater/water reuse - Water ...
by campbelldb
22 Aug 2017 15:43
Technologies and business models to optimise the financial value recoverable from excreta and faecal sludge, such as nutrients, energy products and water.
Calculation of N and P from di ...
by MRonteltap
05 Oct 2017 08:31
New WHO guidance document for ...
by JKMakowka
18 Oct 2017 09:08

Re: Re-launch of improved SuSanA w ...
by muench
20 Oct 2017 17:25
Re: Free MOOC “Introduction to Pub ...
by samuel
20 Oct 2017 16:04

Wikipedia (78 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: When you hear the term "dry to ...
by bowenarrow
18 Oct 2017 04:29
Re: Two studentships at Cranfield ...
by AParker
18 Oct 2017 17:25
Civil Society Innovation Award
by bronwynpowell
11 Oct 2017 10:24
Put here topics about capacity development for more sustainable practices in sanitation where many sectors and authority levels are involved
The social organization of the ...
by AquaVerde
08 Oct 2017 14:58
Here you can announce and discuss new publications. After a while, the posts might be moved to the relevant thematic categories.
A new book on toilet in Mongol ...
by oyunlt
18 Oct 2017 17:38
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).
Sale of Title - the Africa Wat ...
by mwaniki
11 Oct 2017 12:41

SuSanA working groups

(131 topics)
This category contains practical information regarding the work of SuSanA's 13 working groups, like upcoming meetings. It does not contain thematic discussions.
Bottom-up Approaches to Climat ...
by amauroner
18 Sep 2017 23:05
WG2 Meeting ~Stockholm~Monday ...
by ruthmiskelly
23 Aug 2017 18:08
Re: Working Group 3 members: pleas ...
by muench
19 Mar 2017 13:59
What has happened lately in th ...
by alexandra85
10 Oct 2017 17:12
Re: To Working Group 5 members: jo ...
by muench
20 Mar 2017 11:23

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: WASH in Schools @ Stockholm Wo ...
by Jona
16 Oct 2017 17:25
Emergency and reconstruction situations
Survey - Developing & Dissemin ...
by Amy
10 Oct 2017 20:44
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 meets in Stoc ...
by Jona
06 Sep 2017 16:26
WG 13 - Take the handwashing q ...
by CarolynMoore
05 Oct 2017 21:54
Where can I find more informat ...
by muench
05 Sep 2017 12:04


(82 topics)
This category is an interactive help centre for all users of the SuSanA discussion forum.
Re: We have an internal contact fu ...
by muench
08 Oct 2017 22:27
Put here questions about the SuSanA website and other related tools, such as our Flickr photo database, Youtube channel, social media.
Re: SuSanA's partner profile pages
by shobana
28 Jun 2017 10:22
Re: Sanitation systems sub-categor ...
by muench
17 Jul 2017 15:55
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