To familiarise the Kenyan Stakeholders with the local conditions in order to provide the proper context for the organisational development of “ESF Kenya”.
•Urine-Diverting Dehydrating Toilets (UDDTs) at the household and school levels
•Decentralized wastewater management plants comprising of biogas digesters
•Bio-Latrine-Centres installed for public places such as markets, bus parks, and boat landings and informal settlements
Site I: Bio latrine Centres at Market Place
Project is operated and maintained by Ugunja municipal body on trial run to see the cost effectiveness of the project with reference to O and M of the project.
On Tuesdays weekly market takes place in Ugunja, P.Thakur, 2010.
Collection counter at toilet block.Photo by P.Thakur, 2010
•Toilet block is well maintained
•Lids of biogas settler and baffle reactor are in broken condition.
•The O and M agency is selling water to shopkeepers in the market at the rate of 10 Kenyan shillings for 20 lit which is an additional incentive to O and M agency of the toilet block.
•Charges for users:
ØToilet: 5.0 Kenyan shillings
ØBathroom: 10.0 Kenyan shillings
•Amount collected by O and M agency is 1000 shillings/day
•Community consultation and handover to CBO is pending task for that further support is needed.