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The Network Circle Newsfeed disseminates information from various WASH networks, including important publications, events and other relevant announcements. It was initiated by SSWM, SuSanA and the RWSN and is open to other networks and knowledge platforms.

SuSanA News - August 2023

SuSanA | Tue, 09/19/2023 - 06:49
Here are the latest updates from August 2023. Read more ...


RWSN | Tue, 09/12/2023 - 10:05
We have just launched a new weekly video series called Career Chats, which features interviews with some of our members. These interviews showcase the diversity of RWSN's membership and offer practical tips and guidance tailored to young people in the water sector. Our first guest was Neil Dhot, Executive Director of Aquafed; he shared about the…

M3 - Lecture 5: Water Supply in Greenland

SSWM | Thu, 09/07/2023 - 17:47

Events held in 2022

SuSanA | Sun, 08/20/2023 - 09:17
27th Sanitation Community of Practice (SanCoP) meeting “SanCoP27: Sustainable and Resilient Sanitation Systems” The 27th SanCoP meeting was held in-person at WEDC, Loughborough University, on the 20th June 2022, 10.30-16.00 The event was the first in-person session for over two years, and was an excellent opportunity for our 40+ participants to…

33rd SuSanA Meeting - 20th of August (hybrid)

SuSanA | Sun, 08/20/2023 - 09:05
Join us for the 33rd SuSanA Meeting! Registration is open NOW - register here. 

Events held in 2023

SuSanA | Wed, 08/16/2023 - 12:03
'28th Sanitation Community of Practice (SanCoP) meeting “SanCoP28: The State of Sanitation in the UK: Uncovering Failures and Identifying Pathways to Sustainable Service Futures” The 28th SanCoP meeting was hosted at Leeds University, UK on the 23rd May 2023, 10.00-16.00 The event was hybrid, with around 30 in-person and 10 online attendees. The…

Portable sensor for Volatile Fatty Acid measurement in domestic wastewater treatment processes

SSWM | Fri, 08/11/2023 - 11:59
This portable volatile fatty acids (VFA) sensor is an optical sensor developed for in-situ monitoring of VFA in anaerobic processes to support maximising the digestion performance and optimizing the biogas production. VFA are essential intermediate compounds produced during the initial phases of anaerobic digestion and their monitoring is…

Sequencing Batch Reactor (SBR) Upgrading for domestic wastewater treatment

SSWM | Thu, 08/03/2023 - 17:01
Activated sludge reactors are aerobic suspended-growth type processes. Large amounts of injected oxygen allow maintaining aerobic conditions and optimally mixing the active biomass with the wastewater to be treated. Activated sludge systems are highly efficient for organic matter and nutrient removal, though pathogen removal is low. In the view of…

Aerated Engineered Wetland (AEW) for domestic wastewater treatment

SSWM | Thu, 08/03/2023 - 15:31
Aerated Engineered Wetlands (AEWs) are an advanced type of Constructed Wetlands (CWs) which allow a more efficient removal of contaminants from wastewater, due to the higher availability of oxygen. Wastewater flows subsurface in an aggregate substrate, which is aerated mechanically from below, with an appropriate air distribution system. This…

Core group meeting 46 by conference call (June 2023)

SuSanA | Fri, 06/30/2023 - 06:21
Download minutes of the core group meeting  Download the presentation here

SuSanA at the 5th Global WOPs Congress

SuSanA | Thu, 06/22/2023 - 07:33
Join the 5th Global WOPs Congress in Bonn, Germany from 22-25 May 2023, where UN-Habitat's GWOPA will bring together water and sanitation operators to collaborate on providing reliable services in challenging times. Don't miss out on the three sessions and side-events by SuSanA on gender, sanitation workers, and wastewater monitoring. 

1st Network Circle Meeting (May 2023)

SuSanA | Wed, 06/21/2023 - 11:46
Download minutes of the 1st Network Circle Meeting