Sanitation

Sanitation

WATER SANITATION AND HEALTH HYGIENE (WASH) PROJECT

Diarrhea and Cholera are the most Public Health problems related to Sanitation in Mwanza causing hundreds of death among children. Disease statistics indicates that 60-80% of the diseases requiring hospital attendance are those related to poor Sanitation. The Overall picture from the mapping survey indicates that most schools are Characterized by Non-Existent or insufficient water Supply, Sanitation and Hand Washing ...more »

Submitted by (@felixmanyogote)

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104 votes

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Circulation Shower

We propose a circulation shower that saves 90% on water and energy. Families can shower endlessly with only a bucket of water. Our idea is to make an Africa-proof version of the circulation shower - a proven concept. This idea has already been deployed in the Netherlands and is ready to be deployed quickly on a large scale. By making circulation showers available to all families, schools and other public institutions, ...more »

Submitted by (@sharonamoadjei)

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60 votes

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IMPROVING HYGIENE AND SANITATION AROUND THE LAKE VICTORIA BASIN

Lake Victoria is the largest fresh water source in the Africa. In the western part of Kenya, it is also the largest free water source and also in the whole of Kenya. Along its shores is majorly occupied by fishermen, which means it is not only a water source but also a main source of income to thousands of people in Kenya. However, there lies a very big risk and exists a series of water borne diseases in this region. ...more »

Submitted by (@davidmaduri)

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59 votes

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Safe summer

SAFE SUMMER, Eastern Rwanda is prone to the lack of water especially during the three months of summer, as it is a place which is hotter than other provinces in Rwanda and there is no access to ground water as all canals from mountains get dry. To get water kids should go at a minimum of 10km to find lakes where they fetch, dirty, saline water full of bacteria and other harmful microorganisms. This leads to water borne ...more »

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47 votes

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Pure Water Indicator

Pure Water Indicator Do you have a specific indicator in mind? Yes ,a paper or pad can be used with test components so that drops of contaminated water can be poured on it which will change the colour of the paper or pad that will indicate presence of impurities in the water. By changing the colour of the paper or pad means that there are element of bacteria presence and chemical reaction of alum/silver/salt on the paper ...more »

Submitted by (@omatseye.clarke)

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35 votes

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Aloe Plant Use in Cleaning Dirty Water.

This is a simple, affordable and effective water cleaning method. For this process, you need the following Items: 1. Aloe Extract (unidentified species of Aloe) 2. Dirty/Soiled Water 3. Two Decanting Beakers. 4. Stirring Rod Steps to follow: 1. Put the soiled water to about 3/4 of one of the beakers. 2. Add a handful of the Aloe extract to the soiled water in the beaker. 3. Stir the mixture for about a minute and leave ...more »

Submitted by (@lucasmasai)

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34 votes

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SAFE WATER FOR THE SOUTH

Huye district in the Southern province of Rwanda, population greatly worry about water insufficiency and clean water. In many country around Africa like in Rwanda, a village(100house in the case of Rwanda but can be more according to the size of the Sector) use to have a common water source where population get water for every day’s activities and in most cases, water comes from hills and is collected on bottom of the ...more »

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31 votes

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IMPROVE SANITATION AND HYGIENE

Sanitation and hygiene are critical to health, survival, and development. Many countries are challenged in providing adequate sanitation for their entire populations, leaving people at risk for water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH)-related diseases. Hygiene refers to acts that can lead to good health and cleanliness, such as frequent handwashing, face washing, and bathing with soap and water while as Sanitation is ...more »

Submitted by (@ssalimuzafaru)

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25 votes

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Rain Water Harvesting plus, Key to provision of clean water.

Vihiga County and much of Western Kenya are heavily populated areas, endowed with good rainfall but poor in sanitation. Most of the residents use pit latrines,increasing chances of water contamination, both ran off water and ground water. Many households still fetch water from the numerous springs, sources that are easily contaminated by human waste. As population increases,and many more pit latrines are dug, this water ...more »

Submitted by (@patrickominde)

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16 votes

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AFRICA MASS AWARENESS PROJECT ABOUT WATER PROTECTION

Lack of water is responsible for more deaths in Africa than wars. about 1 out of 6 people living today do not have adequate access to clean water and more than about that number lack basic sanitation for which water is needed, in some countries, half the population does not have access to safe drinking water, and hence is afflicted with poor health. by some estimates, each day nearly 3000 children in Africa die from diarrhea ...more »

Submitted by (@mattderrick)

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14 votes

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SpaTap Eco Friendly Handwashing and Showering bottle Shower

SpaTap http://spatap.com/ is an Eco Friendly, water saving, Handwashing and showering device, that instantly turns any bottle into a flow controllable shower or tap. SpaTap can make an instant handwashing station with soap out of any bottle Please watch our videos: Here is a link to our new promo video This is how Soap can be instantly dispensed ...more »

Submitted by (@stuart)

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12 votes

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SOUND WATER VENTURE

Sound Water Venture (SWV) provides disadvantaged slum residents of tANZANIA with enhanced access to increased quantity and quality of water through an improved management system while maintaining an affordable cost of water. We are in the midst of a global water, hygiene & nutrition crisis. 3.5 million People die each year from water-related disease. 1.7 million Children under 5 die from diarrheal disease annually. In ...more »

Submitted by (@richardrichard)

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9 votes