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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development washdev2019184.
Published: 04 April 2019
... . Berendes D. M. , Sumner T. A. & Brown J. M. 2017 Safely managed sanitation for all means fecal sludge management for at least 1.8 billion people in low and middle income countries . Environmental Science & Technology 51 ( 5 ), 3074 – 3083 . doi:10.1021/acs.est.6b06019...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development washdev2019099.
Published: 20 March 2019
... an innovative solution to enhance sanitary conditions in informal settlements in low income countries, Urine Diverting Dehydrating Toilets (UDDT) have been adopted ( Austin & Cloete 2008 ; Niwagaba et al. 2009a ; Schouten & Mathenge 2010 ; Katukiza et al. 2012 ). Such is also the...
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Water Science and Technology wst2019103.
Published: 20 March 2019
... III periods were in very low concentrations (0.006 μg L −1 ±0.003) with a reduction of 40% (±23) already at the pond outlet. As previously described, the interaction between plants and microorganisms is a preferential path in hydrocarbons degradation. Despite the absence of macrophytes in the...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development washdev2019086.
Published: 15 March 2019
... the relation between the implementation of pro-poor water services and the equity of access. Pro-poor water services comprise a set of technological, financial and organisational measures employed by utilities in developing countries to improve service provision to low-income areas. In practice, the...
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Journal of Water and Climate Change jwc2019109.
Published: 12 March 2019
... ). Kabanda & Nenwiini (2016) confirm that rainfall in Vhembe is unpredictable and is likely to result in decreased farming, loss of livestock, shortage of drinking water, low yields and shortage of seeds for subsequent cultivation ( Mpandeli 2014 ). Tshibalo & Olivier (2010) corroborate that...
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Journal of Water and Health (1 March 2019) 17 (2): 308–317.
Published: 01 March 2019
... low-income country recontamination safe storage Sustainable Development Goal 6 calls for universal and equitable access to safe and affordable drinking water for all by 2030 ( UN 2015 ). Water kiosks are increasingly being established as a strategy to improve access to safe drinking water at...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development washdev2019112.
Published: 20 February 2019
... mortality from diarrhoea is highest in low and middle income countries, and especially in sub-Saharan Africa, where the global gains made towards improving access to safe drinking water and basic sanitation have not been as pervasive ( UNICEF & WHO 2015 ). Nigeria is the largest country in West Africa...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development washdev2019090.
Published: 15 February 2019
...Nicole Weber; Molly Patrick; Arabella Hayter; Andrea L. Martinsen; Rick Gelting Abstract Healthcare facilities (HCFs) in low- and middle-income countries frequently lack water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) services that are adequate to implement infection prevention and control (IPC) practices...
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Journal: Water Policy
Water Policy wp2019215.
Published: 12 February 2019
... ( Hunzai et al ., 2011 ) and still suffer from low incomes, lack of employment opportunities, lack of infrastructure and lack of access to basic amenities. Migration to large cities for better economic opportunities is an obvious consequence and more random in nature as opposed to the past. Moreover...
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Journal: Water Policy
Water Policy wp2019174.
Published: 08 February 2019
... frequency of short duration, high intensity rainfall is expected to increase in the future due to climate change. Given the limited capacity of drainage systems in South Asian cities, urban flooding and waterlogging is expected to intensify. The problem gets worse when low-lying areas are filled up for...
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Journal of Water Reuse and Desalination jwrd2019058.
Published: 05 February 2019
... wastewater and the retained biomass. According to Bame et al. (2014) , ABR as a high rate digester (anaerobically) involves different hanging and vertical baffles premeditated for wastewater treatment. The ABR is an appropriate method for medium or short-term hygiene solutions in low-income societies...
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Water Practice and Technology (21 January 2019) 14 (1): 71–80.
Published: 21 January 2019
... 2012 , Sørnes 2010 and Khalid et al. 2013 ) provide various available hydrokinetic turbines and blade options in today's market. For low head & shallow depth, VATT is a better option. VATT is more sensitive to cavitation, because it's working principle is based on lift type design ( Bahaj et...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development (11 January 2019) 9 (1): 139–151.
Published: 11 January 2019
...-structured questionnaire survey was executed in Bangladesh among 601 households in the municipalities of Sathkira (SAT), Khulna (KHU) and Bagerhat (BAG). In consultation with local stakeholders, three low-income, urban and high population density settlements in an arsenic-affected area were selected. Locally...
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Water Science and Technology (10 January 2019) 78 (12): 2437–2448.
Published: 10 January 2019
... rural areas, but also the majority of urban dwellers in low- and middle-income countries ( Peal et al. 2014 ). Most developing cities have insufficient infrastructure to manage and treat the fecal sludge, defined as excreta and blackwater, with or without greywater, accumulated in onsite sanitation...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development (12 December 2018) 9 (1): 102–110.
Published: 12 December 2018
... from low-and middle-income countries . Tropical Medicine & International Health 19 ( 11 ), 1334 – 1345 . Jenkins M. W. & Scott B. 2007 Behavioral indicators of household decision-making and demand for sanitation and potential gains from social marketing in Ghana...
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Journal of Water and Health (12 December 2018) 17 (1): 172–178.
Published: 12 December 2018
... sanitation water Previous works have largely overlooked possible associations between water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) conditions with the incidence of fatal and non-fatal drowning. While the World Health Organization estimated that 74% of drowning events in low- and middle-income countries was...
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Journal: Water Supply
Water Supply (11 December 2018) 19 (3): 986–994.
Published: 11 December 2018
... territory (98% of the area) is located in the catchment of the Baltic Sea. The characteristic features of the Sea include the inland location, relatively low depth (53 m on average), limited exchange of waters with the Atlantic Ocean, significant inflow of river waters and rainwater and finally a large...
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Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development (7 December 2018) 9 (1): 181–186.
Published: 07 December 2018
...Joshua Mchenga; Rochelle H. Holm Abstract For fecal sludge from households in low- and middle-income countries to be treated offsite it needs to be removed, which can be greatly affected by the pit latrine floor design. However, it is unclear whether precast pit latrine concrete floors (latrine...
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Water Practice and Technology (1 December 2018) 13 (4): 932–946.
Published: 01 December 2018
... researchers have indicated that the high initial cost of constructing digesters is a major challenge to its adoption in Africa, where many people are within or below the low income group level ( Karekezi 2002 ; Amigun & Blottnitz 2010 ; Bensah & Brew-Hamond 2010 ; Smith 2011 ; Mulinda et al...
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Water Practice and Technology (1 December 2018) 13 (4): 965–979.
Published: 01 December 2018
.../Kwaku_Boakye_Apau.pdf (accessed June 27, 2018) . Appiah-Effah E. , Nyarko K. B. , Gyasi S. F. & Awuah E. 2014 Faecal sludge management in low income areas: a case study of three districts in the Ashanti region of Ghana . Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development 4...