Alternative Sanitation in Protracted Emergencies

To determine the safety and acceptability of urine-diversion toilets (UDTs) in refugee camps in Ethiopia in order to provide guidance on their use in humanitarian crises. By determining the environmental conditions necessary for maximum pathogen removal in a real setting, this will help improve existing and future UDT programs.
Funding Partners:
  • Enhanced Learning and Research for Humanitarian Assistance
Program Partners:
  • CDC’s Center for Global Health
  • United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
  • Oxfam GB
Program Location:
  • Ethiopia
  • Uganda