UN-Water Releases 2017 GLAAS Report….

UN-Water Releases 2017 GLAAS Report….

Last month, UN-Water released their 2017 GLAAS Report (GLOBAL ANALYSIS AND ASSESSMENT OF SANITATION)

The report represents analysis from 75 countries and 25 external support agencies focusing on issues having to do with financing universal access to water and sanitation under the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals).

Prototype Update, 12 June 2017

Liquids System Update:

North Carolina, United States

Our Liquids System’s team is proud to present their first publication! It focuses on our electrochemical disinfection process and the research our liquids team put into the development of the blackwater treatment unit built into our sanitation system.

Next Stop? Durban, South Africa.

Our project reached a milestone recently, adding a new testing site for our sanitation system in Durban, South Africa!

RTI International recently published a news release announcing it. Like our ongoing work in Ahmnebad, India, we will be working in a smaller controlled environment.

“Pushing the Boundaries on the MHM Dialogue”

A Better Toilet For A Cleaner World This last weekend was Menstrual Hygiene day, a global day of recognition aimed at educating, celebrating, and removing the stigma of MHM (menstrual hygiene management). On that day a consultation group gathered – Organised by...

Prototype Update, 31 May 2017

A Better Toilet For A Cleaner World Solids and Liquids System Update: WASH and DST Team wins and award for the hard work they put into the TOWR project! (Please NOTE: The news release below has been reprinted from a recent post on RTI.org’s internal staff...

Today is Global Menstrual Hygiene Day

A Better Toilet For A Cleaner World Today we celebrate menstrual hygiene day. A day recognized globally as a call to action for governments, companies, celebrities and the media, world-wide, to rally around a single a message: that there is no shame in menstruation....

“No Relief”

A Better Toilet For A Cleaner World A recently published video excerpt (taken from the 2014 video, “No Relief”) by the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council highlights the plight of women and girls in countries (particularly India) where there...

“Talking Toilets”

A Better Toilet For A Cleaner World Recently on gatesnotes.com, Bill Gates published a post on India’s on-going struggle to combat the effects of human waste and to find better, more effective ways to handle sanitation for all its people. In the post he focuses on...