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SODIS manual - updated version
12th of January 2016 – Fabian Suter
The new SODIS manual presents an overview of the SODIS method based on 20 years of research and practice. It is structured into three parts:
SODIS at a glance: The first part presents the basic facts about solar disinfection and the SODIS method, gives information about the history of the SODIS method and highlights its benefits. It also discusses the niche of SODIS in the context of HWTS and WASH and the potential impact and role of SODIS in relation to programs aiming at reducing the prevalence of diarrheal disease.
publication is available >> here.
Online course “Planning & Design of Sanitation Systems and Technologies”
18th of September 2014 – Fabian Suter
Sandec, in partnership with the EPF Lausanne, is launching its second Massive Open Online Course (MOOC). The course is entitled “Planning & Design of Sanitation Systems and Technologies”, and is for free, in English and has French subtitles.
Join the course and learn how to plan affordable and context-specific sanitation solutions. We will present examples of successful and failed urban sanitation systems in low- and middle-income countries. For further information and to sign up for the course, please go to: www.coursera.org/course/sanitation.
Online course on water treatment at household level
10th of March 2014 – Fabian Suter
7 April 2014, the Department of Water and Sanitation in Developing Countries (Sandec/Eawag), in partnership
with the EPF Lausanne, is launching its first Massive Open Online Course
(MOOC), entitled “Introduction to household water treatment and safe storage”.
The course is free, in English and has French
further information and to sign up for the course, please go to: www.coursera.org/course/hwts.
SODIS workshop in Benin
26th of September 2013 – Samuel Luzi
to effective behavior change campaigns, the long term application of household
water treatment methods depends on the availability and affordability of HWTS
products (SODIS bottles, chlorine tablets of solution, filters). The
international SODIS partner workshop in Benin, September 10-12, focused on
market-based approaches for the dissemination of such products. Participants
from Asia, Africa, and Latin America shared experiences from their own
projects, and jointly developed detailed business-models for selected case
various countries on SODIS
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