Where to get further information: The town or city planning should be able to provide more information on this, if it is not obvious.
Interlinkages: In this area, the paramount question that influences other areas of the water and nutrient loop is whether wastewater (i.e. “used water”) is collected at all? If it is — is it treated, and how? If it is not: Which other areas does this influence — clearly the water that is used and discharged within your locality influences the water sources of those further downstream.
In Unsustainaville, there are two methods of wastewater collection:
Once we look a bit more into the details of wastewater collection, we detect the following problems:
Too many WASH and WRM projects fail prematurely or are left unused because they are poorly planned, don’t adequately meet user needs, or are weakened by corruption and integrity issues.
IQC management is a participatory, step-by-step process to help improve Integrity, manage Quality, and ensure Compliance of small-scale WASH and WRM projects.
May 3 - 4 in Berlin