Tag Archives: sanitation

Better lives with better toilets

Ian Ross, PhD student, has been named joint winner in the ESRC Better Lives Writing Competition 2019 for his piece on sanitation, the main focus of his research. You can read Ian’s full winning essay below.  Imagine not having somewhere … Continue reading

The problematic nature of measuring the health impact of water and sanitation interventions.

Dr Wolf Peter Schmidt from the Environmental Health group recently published an editorial entitled The elusive effect of water and sanitation on the global burden of disease. We asked him what prompted him to write the piece and why it is important…. … Continue reading

The uneven progress of sanitation in India

Professor Sandy Cairncross has recently collaborated with Arabinda Ghosh on a paper publish in the Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for development. We asked Professor Cairncross to tell us more about this piece. To read the full article click … Continue reading

New blog about Urine Diverting Toilets

Richard Chunga began his PhD at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) in 2011. His PhD is funded by the SHARE Research Consortium.     For his PhD, Richard is investigating key factors affecting the adoption of urine … Continue reading

SHARE Funded work featured in a Huffington Post article

WaterAid is one of the SHARE consortium’s major partners. This week, in an article in the Huffington Post, the NGO’s Chief Exectuive, Barbara Frost, shared her thoughts on how aid programming can be made more inclusive of  disabled people. The article describe … Continue reading

Updates on SHARE-funded in Malawi via Rochelle’s new Blog

Dr Rochelle Holm PhD PMP works at the Centre of Excellence in Water and Sanitation in Mzuzu University, Malawi. She is the Principal Investigator for an exciting new SHARE-funded research project into Private Sector Participation in the Delivery of Sanitation … Continue reading