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TitleLandscaping of technologies : an output of the project "Landscaping and Review of Approaches and Technologies for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene: Opportunities for Action"
Publication TypeLiterature Review
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsCarter, R, Byers, M
Pagination125 p. : boxes, fig.
Date Published2006-09-01
Place PublishedDelft, The Netherlands
Publication LanguageEnglish
Keywordsappropriate technology, evaluation, hygiene, maintenance, operation, sanitation, sdisan, sdiwat, water supply

This landscaping document was prepared as part of a broader review of the water, sanitation and hygiene (WS&H) sector commissioned by the Bill & Melinda Gates foundation. It provides an overview of technologies that have been employed in the delivery of water, sanitation and hygiene services. The document provides a framework for assessing and appraising technologies and explores the reasons for the past take up, or failure, taking into account requirements for management, operation and maintenance. It provides a number of recommendations as to the most promising technologies and areas where further research and development may be required.


Includes references and glossary

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Citation Key59067


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