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Water, sanitation and hygiene

Water, sanitation and hygiene

Water, sanitation and the promotion of good hygiene are fundamental following a disaster. RedR has over 27 years' experience in this area. This section contains resources relating to best practice in the provision of clean water and adequate sanitation in emergency situations.

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Bibliography

  1. Environmental Health and Sanitation in Emergencies

    Environmental Health and Sanitation in Emergencies

    Author(s): The Sphere project

    A useful selection of general and environmental health publications and guidelines.

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  2. Water Supply, Treatment and Distribution in Emergencies

    Water Supply, Treatment and Distribution in Emergencies

    Author(s): The Sphere project

    A useful selection of general and environmental health publications and guidelines.

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  1. The Sphere Handbook - Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion

    The Sphere Handbook - Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion

    Author(s): The Sphere project

    This chapter is divided into six main sections: 1) Hygiene Promotion, 2) Water Supply, 3) Excreta Disposal, 4)Vector Control, 5) Solid Waste Management and 6) Drainage.

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Publications

  1. Engineering in Emergencies

    Author(s): Jan Davies & Robert Lambert

    We are currently in the process of creating a new edition of this publication. Please keep an eye out for its launch.

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