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Alternative Toilet Options
Household Handwashing Device
Locally Produced Latrine Slabs
Multipurpose Latrine Slabs
No Latrine Option
Non Stick Latrine Slab
Emergency Wastewater Disposal
Public Urinal System
The Emergency Sanitation Project is a collaboration between IFRC, WASTE and Oxfam GB to solve some of the most difficult challenges with providing sanitation in emergencies.
The Emergency Sanitation Project aims to increase the global understanding of current and future emergency sanitation and to propose new concepts and modoular technologies for safe excreta disposal in emergency settings that are applicable in a variety of situations. A menu of options will be available through the development of specialised emergency sanitation modules, which are rapid to deploy and are cost -effective when compared with traditional solutions. We are looking at a wide range of issues - more information on which can be found in the specific areas on the left.
Photos (c) Katherine Kernohan/Oxfam GB, IFRC
Webinar on Student Design Contest
1800 GMT on Thursday November 21st
Information and joining instructions
Grants launched for the development of latrine kits - download the application:
call for proposals - emergency sanitation kit.pdf
The urinal design contest is in it's final stages. Vote for your favorite urinal here:
Design a Bog Day has happened! Check out the results at
Design a Bog Day
12th April 2013
The student design contest for emergency wastewater has been launched Everything you need to enter is on the
The design contest for students and producers for emergency public urinal systems has been launched. Everything you need to enter is on the
20th March 2013
Tenders are being prepared for some of our research areas and will be available soon!
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