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TitleToilets for health : a report by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in collaboration with Domestos
Publication TypeMiscellaneous
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsRoma, E, Pugh, I
Pagination28 p.; 12 fig.; 1 tab.; photographs; boxes
Date Published2012-01-01
PublisherLondon School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Place PublishedLondon, UK
Keywordsaccess to sanitation, health hazards, human excreta, morbidity, mortality, water-related diseases

This report, published to mark World Toilet Day 2012, provides overview of the sanitation crisis and the related burden of disease in developing countries. While it shows that interventions in the water, sanitation and hygiene sector are the most effective ways to address morbidity and mortality, the report concludes that the importance of these interventions in developing countries is not acknowledged.

NotesWith bibliography on p. 26
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