Despite most residents of African and Asian cities depending on non-sewered sanitation, only a handful of sanitation authorities have addressed the management of faecal sludge from these systems. This Practice Note describes the launch of a faecal sludge management  (FSM) service in the peri-urban area of Kanyama.

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Year
2014

Language
English

Theme
Faecal Sludge Management (FSM), Sanitation

Type of Resource
Publications: Practice Note

Country
Zambia