FSM Services in Lusaka: moving up the excreta management ladder

Themes: Faecal sludge management Innovation Market development Sanitation
Countries: Zambia

Despite most residents of African and Asian cities depending on non-sewered sanitation, only a handful of sanitation authorities have addressed the management of faecal sludge from these systems. This Practice Note describes the launch of a faecal sludge management (FSM) service in the peri-urban area of Kanyama.