Nov 30, 2014

Emptying Latrines and Transporting Sludge - Lesson Plan (LDC)

Participants learn about manual and motorized methods to empty latrines and transport sludge. Focus is placed on protecting the health and safety of pit emptiers and the broader community when emptying latrines. This lesson plan presents several optional activities that can be used depending on time limitations and participant needs.

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