Elephant Toilet

Ian Thorpe

Elephant Toilets are VIP latrines for rural applications.

Product description Brand name and product description

The Elephant Toilet is a ventilation improved (VIP) Latrine designed for rural sanitation applications.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

The Africa Trust currently implements the Elephant Toilet in Malawi, Zimbabwe, Liberia, Uganda

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

The Africa Trust has distributed toilet since 2013, Pump Aid (2009 – 2012)

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

The African Trust indicates that 100 British pounds as a a donation amount that will provide a family with an Elephant Toilet.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Locally-made latrines

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 6: Clean water and sanitation

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Rural households and communities without access to improved sanitation

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