Appropriate and adequate sanitation solutions are crucial for the protection of human and environmental health in emergencies. The Compendium of Sanitation Technologies in Emergencies provides a comprehensive, structured and user-friendly manual and planning guide for sanitation technologies appropriate for use in humanitarian emergency settings along the entire sanitation service chain. The Compendium consists of three parts: Introduction which provides key terminology, sanitation system template and background information on different emergency scenarios. Part 1 provides a compilation of relevant sanitation technologies that can be implemented in different emergency situations. Part 2 presents cross-cutting issues and background information that should be considered when making technology and design decisions.
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