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The work created by the Wish for WASH Thinks community seeks to inform, advocate, educate, reflect and ideate on recent water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) related news and research while also acting as a platform for diverse voices to not only contribute to, but to lead innovative and progressive projects within this sector.

Improving Public Health Through Smart Sanitation and Digital Water – Wish for WASH Case Study

December 9, 2020 by Jasmine Burton

On #WorldToiletDay 2020, a landmark report entitled “Improving Public Health through Smart Sanitation and Digital Water” was published by the Toilet Board Coalition and IWA Publishing! ✨ “The report reinforces the critical importance of data mapping and sharing, and the use of remote monitoring for managing disease outbreaks, to shift from a reactive to a more preventative response. Notably, these […]

Filed under: Article Gloabl Health Research

Smart Sanitation—Biosensors as a Public Health Tool in Sanitation Infrastructure

July 22, 2020 by Jasmine Burton

In July 2020, the Wish for WASH health research team published our systematic literature review entitled “Smart Sanitation – Biosensors as a Public Health Tool in Sanitation Infrastructure” in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health! 🎉 “This literature review addresses current research surrounding biosensors as a tool for public health surveillance and […]

Filed under: Article Global Health Research