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Prakash Amatya

The author is a development practitioner involved in Safe Water and Sanitation programs

Sustainable Sanitation for all

Published On: November 19, 2021 02:58 PM NPT By: Prakash Amatya

This year’s UN World Toilet Day has reminded the issues of sanitation with the theme “Valuing Toilets”. Life without a toilet is dirty, dangerous, and undignified. Toilets define public health. It also drives improvements in gender equality, education, economics, and the environment. There will be no sustainable future without toilets.

Rethinking toilets

Published On: November 19, 2018 12:30 AM NPT By: Prakash Amatya

One in three persons in the world lives without a decent toilet, which means much fecal waste is not safely dealt with