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Assessing demand for improved sustainable sanitation in low-income informal settlements of urban areas: a critical review
Sanitation improvement is crucial in saving lives that are lost due to water contamination. Progress towards achieving full sanitation coverage is still slow in low-income informal settlements in most developing countries. ...
Challenges to Achieving Sustainable Sanitation in Informal Settlements of Kigali, Rwanda
Like most cities in developing countries, Kigali is experiencing rapid urbanisation leading to an increase in the urban population and rapid growth in the size and number of informal settlements. More than 60% of the city’s ...
Access to improved sanitation facilities in low-income informal settlements of East African cities
Throughout Africa, the population in urban areas is increasing rapidly beyond the capacity and the resources of the cities to accommodate the people. In Sub-Saharan Africa, the majority of urban dwellers live in informal ...
Factors influencing selection of drinking water technologies for urban informal settlements in Kampala
Access to drinking water in urban informal settlements of developing countries still remains a challenge for the poor and depends on technology selected. This paper determines the score on criteria used for technology ...