Tag: latrines

Riley Mulhern

Why technology alone will never provide sanitation for the poor

April 4, 2017

The word “still” carries a subtle indictment. We see it in the WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme’s 2015 report on...

Rob Goodier

E4C visualized: Poop and the $42 million challenge to reinvent the toilet

September 7, 2012

Poor sanitation is one of the biggest killers and causes of sickness in developing countries. Overflowing pit latrines, a...

Rob Goodier

A bike-powered poop pump is redefining low-cost sanitation

April 6, 2011

Meet the next generation of bicycle-powered devices for developing countries: a pit latrine pump. It’s the offspring of locally...

Rob Goodier

Gaining trust is the first step toward selling latrines in Togo

December 18, 2010

Four years ago, the 600 villagers in Agou Avedje, in the West African nation of Togo, had no latrines...


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