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ITN-BUET offers international online CWIS training with ENPHO and EAWAG

2021-01-15T10:38:13+06:00

As an effort to establish itself as a regional capacity-building hub, ITN-BUET, Bangladesh has offered a three-week-long (from 11 January-03 February 2021) online training on “City-Wide Inclusive Sanitation: Principles and their Application” in collaboration with ENPHO of Nepal, and EAWAG of Switzerland. The live sessions of the online course will be run through Zoom, and all course/reading materials, video documents, quizzes, assignments etc., will be uploaded in the Coursera learning platform. The target group of the course is mostly consultants and professionals working on urban sanitation in Asian countries, and a total of 22 participants from 6 countries, including Bangladesh, [...]

ITN-BUET offers international online CWIS training with ENPHO and EAWAG2021-01-15T10:38:13+06:00

Technical Session on “Assessment of Performance of FSM Services in Selected Paurashavas”

2020-12-29T14:05:10+06:00

ITN-BUET conducted an action research on "Assessment of Performance of FSM Services in Selected Paurashavas” and disseminated the study findings through an online technical session on 23 December 2020 engaging sector experts and practitioners. The primary focus of the study was to assess the overall performance of FSM services in Faridpur, Lakhimpur and Shakhipur Paurashavas (municipalities) where the service has been operational for a few years. The findings could potentially help develop evidence-based guiding documents to address the challenges of implementing effective FSM service. ITN-BUET’s consultant, Mr. Maharam Dakua, presented the findings to more than 60 audiences [...]

Technical Session on “Assessment of Performance of FSM Services in Selected Paurashavas”2020-12-29T14:05:10+06:00

Attempt to identify capacity building needs on FSM and CWIS

2020-12-14T19:27:53+06:00

ITN-BUET has been leading the national-level capacity building program on FSM and CWIS in collaboration with DPHE and relevant sector partners with financial support from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. It aims to accelerate and spread the capacity-building activities at the national and regional levels in the coming years. As the core partner, CWIS-FSM Support Cell, DPHE and TA Hub are incredibly vital actors for the successful implementation of this endeavor. Speakers encouraged the integrated effort to scale up the national level capacity building program on CWIS and FSM in a workshop held on 14 December 2020 at [...]

Attempt to identify capacity building needs on FSM and CWIS2020-12-14T19:27:53+06:00

A regional effort to make an impact on the health and safety situation of the sanitation and waste workers

2020-12-11T11:46:49+06:00

ITN-BUET organized a regional Training of Trainers on IPC and Health Hygiene of Sanitation and Waste Workers with government officials and sector actors from Bangladesh and Nepal. ENPHO, a renowned national NGO of Nepal was the co-organizer of the training event. The two-day long training session was held through the virtual platform zoom on 7-8 December 2020. The training focused on improving personal health and hygiene practice among the sanitation & waste workers. It also emphasized on mitigating the gap between information and practice on personal health and hygiene practice among these service providers. The interactive and participatory approach throughout [...]

A regional effort to make an impact on the health and safety situation of the sanitation and waste workers2020-12-11T11:46:49+06:00

Discussion initiated with Rangpur city corporation for FSM Action Plan

2020-12-01T00:36:32+06:00

Sector specialists and practitioners discussed on the institutional arrangements, gaps and selection of strategic locations for Fecal Sludge Treatment Plants for successful implementation of FSM Action Plan for Rangpur City Corporation (RpCC) by 2030. The consultation meeting was held on 23rd November, 2020 with participants from Rangpur city corporation, WUSP and ITN-BUET under a study to develop an FSM Action Plan for RpCC. The need of financial gap analysis for successful FSM implementation was also highlighted in the meeting. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf Ali, study lead started the meeting with a brief discussion on the objectives and possible [...]

Discussion initiated with Rangpur city corporation for FSM Action Plan2020-12-01T00:36:32+06:00

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