Learning Outcomes for Study Session 20

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

20.1  Define and correctly use the key words printed in bold. (SAQ 20.1)

20.2  Describe the main features of simple pit latrines and VIP latrines. (SAQs 20.2 and 20.3)

20.3  Describe ecological sanitation systems. (SAQ 20.1)

20.4  Describe standard construction techniques for latrines with handwashing facilities. (SAQs 20.2 and 20.4)

20.5  Help families select appropriate sanitation technologies. (SAQ 20.5)

Study Session 20  Latrine Construction

20.1  Types of latrine