This site is compiled for professionals in the government or developing organisations who are already working with the SODIS-method or other household water treatment methods or plan to do so in the future. It provides an overview of the project relevant information on our sites.
The SODIS-method disinfects with PET-bottles and
sunlight contaminated drinking water. The water is filled in transparent
PET-bottles and exposed to the sun for 6h. The UV-A radiation in the sunlight
kills pathogens such as viruses, bacteria and parasites (Giarda and
Training material for projects
For the implementation of SODIS-projects we developed specific training material. The documents provide support for the training of project leaders, field staff and users of the SODIS-method. Also for other household water treatment methods we compiled selected material. more >>
We have produced films about the SODIS method in several different countries. We broadcast these films on the national television networks regularly to inform the general population. more >>
The SODIS newsletter informs about our projects,
activities and important events in connection with SODIS. From 2009 on, the
newsletter is disseminated semi-annually in German and English. To receive the
Newsletter by e-mail, please subscribe to our Mailing-List.
For specific questions regarding our projects in the different countries and our advocacy activities, please contact our Project-Team.
We are interested in working together with other organisations. If you are involved in the dissemination of the SODIS-method or any other method for household water treatment and wish to exchange information or collaborate with us, please contact our Project-Team or directly one of our partner organisation in the countries (see under projects).
We developed training material for SODIS projects. We compiled them for your projects. | more >>
Research results in the areas of Microbiology, Health, Training strategies, PET bottles | more >>