Category Archives: Latrine Dream

Block design

Onto the design. Our research identified the importance of local builders and building techniques in remote community, which led us to design with concrete, masonry and timber as primary materials as all are common building materials in the villages. We

Block design

Onto the design. Our research identified the importance of local builders and building techniques in remote community, which led us to design with concrete, masonry and timber as primary materials as all are common building materials in the villages. We

DEWAT design

The design of the de-centralized waste system focusses on an adaptable strategy that can be adopted anywhere. In our technical work on DEWAT systems we found a gravity cycle that treats every stage of the waste cycle through gravity. This

DEWAT design

The design of the de-centralized waste system focusses on an adaptable strategy that can be adopted anywhere. In our technical work on DEWAT systems we found a gravity cycle that treats every stage of the waste cycle through gravity. This

Reflection

World toilet day on November 11th was used to promote and build awareness of global sanitation issues. What started cautiously became an interesting and enjoyable experience, which generated a lot of interest. We talked to a lot of students and

Reflection

World toilet day on November 11th was used to promote and build awareness of global sanitation issues. What started cautiously became an interesting and enjoyable experience, which generated a lot of interest. We talked to a lot of students and

Toilet tour

Update on the toilet tour, we made it to the map! http://www.worldtoiletday.info/wtd-events/toilet-tour/ Posters are printed, ready to be mounted and installed, we’re test printing the newspaper tomorrow and finally finished off the spray work on the toilet, all set for

Toilet tour

Update on the toilet tour, we made it to the map! http://www.worldtoiletday.info/wtd-events/toilet-tour/ Posters are printed, ready to be mounted and installed, we’re test printing the newspaper tomorrow and finally finished off the spray work on the toilet, all set for

Water is a human right

https://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2016/oct/20/water-human-right-price-united-nations?CMP=share_btn_fb Difficult subject, but surely a basic human right should be free and accessible to all, but who should pay for it? Not sure who should pay for it but think there’s a point in that about private sector involvement;

Water is a human right

https://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2016/oct/20/water-human-right-price-united-nations?CMP=share_btn_fb Difficult subject, but surely a basic human right should be free and accessible to all, but who should pay for it? Not sure who should pay for it but think there’s a point in that about private sector involvement;

WIP

http://www.worldtoiletday.info http://www.un.org/en/events/toiletday We’ve progressed our initial ideas and developed them into working prototypes for our event on World Toilet day, 19th November. We’ll be hanging posters (static strategy) in the toilets at Parkside for the week leading up to WTD

WIP

http://www.worldtoiletday.info http://www.un.org/en/events/toiletday We’ve progressed our initial ideas and developed them into working prototypes for our event on World Toilet day, 19th November. We’ll be hanging posters (static strategy) in the toilets at Parkside for the week leading up to WTD

World Toilet day

19th November. Do you know your shit? World toilet day is a worldwide initiative aimed to raise awareness and inspire action to tackle the global sanitation crisis, every year on the 19th November. We discussed the idea of arranging some

World Toilet day

19th November. Do you know your shit? World toilet day is a worldwide initiative aimed to raise awareness and inspire action to tackle the global sanitation crisis, every year on the 19th November. We discussed the idea of arranging some

Latrine Dream?

2.4 billion people lack access to basic sanitation. 663 million people lack access to safe water. Our Co.Lab intends to explore the conditions of global sanitation and the issues surrounding and contesting it, we’ll be drawing on themes such as

Latrine Dream?

2.4 billion people lack access to basic sanitation. 663 million people lack access to safe water. Our Co.Lab intends to explore the conditions of global sanitation and the issues surrounding and contesting it, we’ll be drawing on themes such as