8 July: The exciting world of faecal sludge re-use - exploring turning poop into gold

SNV feces

On Wednesday, 8 July, join Tanzania's Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) practitioners, decision-makers and stakeholders in a discussion that will explore the possibilities and opportunities in 'turning poop into gold.' During this webinar, participants will dialogue on the 'golden nuggets' of animal feed, biomass fuels, compost and electricity/biogas.

Webinar details

  • Date and time: Wednesday 8 July at 08:30-13:00 EAT (East Africa Time)

  • Moderator: Olivier Germain, SNV in Tanzania WASH Sector Leader

  • How to participate?¬†Participate through ZOOM | Use Meeting ID 852 0231 3363

Schedule, topic and list of presenters

  • 09:30-10:10 - animal feed (Sheila Kibuthu, SANERGY)

  • 10:15-10:55 - biomass fuels (John Irungu, NAWASSCOAL)

  • 11:00-11:40 - compost (Edwin Kamau, GEC ECO HOLDINGS)

  • 11:45-12:30 - electricity/biogas (Marleen Melisse, SAFI SANA)

Webinar Invite

This webinar is an urban sanitation initiative of SNV in Tanzania under its WASH SDG programme. It is being organised with the local governments of Shinyanga municipality and Arusha city. It kick-starts three days of interactive and working sessions on:

  • Day 1: National and international experiences in faecal sludge reuse (this webinar; free-for-all)

  • Day 2: Key findings of the re-use product market study conducted by the WASH SDG team (by invite)

  • Day 3: Planning next steps to explore the potential of re-use in each city (by invite) (Arusha and Shinyanga)

Shortly after the webinar discussion, recording of the webinar will be shared. Follow our Twitter accounts to receive notification in your Twitter feed: @SNV_WASH and @SNV_Tanzania