Get Your Shit Together! Africans Need More Toilets

About 600 million people in Sub-Saharan Africa don't have access to proper sanitation - but there are solutions. Smart ones. And they have some innovative designs to overcome the two biggest challenges - excessive use of water, and the fact that urine and faeces aren't considered as resources, writes Mooyoung Han for The Conversation.

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    Potty Talk: Why Toilets Matter

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    Some 2.5 billion people worldwide still do not have access to proper toilets, the majority of whom live in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia.  Pictured: A bucket toilet in a home in Wajir town in ... see more »

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