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Using WADI Indicator To Enhance Effectiveness Of Solar Disinfection (SODIS) For Purification Of Drinking Water

Solar Disinfection (SODIS) technology is apparently used for purification of drinking water among the rural poor communities of Uganda. Evidence of technology application is at the water school in Kisoro. ATC profiled the technology and found it to have the potential to provide a remedy for enhancing the safety of drinking water without reliance on…

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Removal Of Iron From Ground Water

Removal of iron from ground water: Uganda is one of the iron rich countries, with some parts having as high as 50mg/l  concentrated in ground water. Iron is a troublesome element in water supplies and  efforts to manage the problem have involved the installation of iron removal plants (IRPs) on one hand, and the conversion of…

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Point Of Use Water Treatment Technologies

Access to safe drinking water in Uganda is still a challenge. Even where people have piped water supply, the safe water chain is often compromised. Thus the need to promote Point of Use (PoU) water treatment. The best option would be boiling water for drinking however a relative population cannot afford to boil water for…

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MIRACULOUS TIGER TOILET

Ecological sanitation has for over a decade been promoted in Uganda to bridge the technological gap. The tiger Toilet is an addition to the ecological sanitation menu. The Appropriate Technology Centre for Water and Sanitation, Water for People, Oxfam International, PriMove India under the overall coordination of Bear Valley Ventures Limited UK are undertook/profiled the…

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Equity And Inclusion to access to Water and Sanitation

ATC research indicated that Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) form the biggest part of the unserved when it comes to accessing safe water and sanitation. The gap was attributed partly to technical exclusion in form of inadquate designs of facilities. Based on this, the Centre in partnership with WaterAid and other stakeholders including National Union of…