In this webinar, the SFD Promotion Initiative presented you the online tools, including the recently launched SFD Graphic Generator and the modalities of support available. In the first part of this webinar, Barbara Evans (University of Leeds) demonstrated the Graphic Generator and its functionalities. Afterwards, Dr. Suresh Rohilla shared with the participants some examples of how SFDs have been used in India. Furthermore, Dr. Susanne Bieker (GIZ) presented how the SFD Promotion Initiative can be of assistance during the preparation of SFDs and the channels available to reach out to us.

For more information, please click here to visit the discussion on the SuSanA Forum.

The full video recording of January 18th 2017 can be found here.


Dr. Arne Panesar, head of the Sustainable Sanitation Sector Programme at GIZ (chair)

Professor Barbara Evans, Professor of Public Health Engineering at Institute of Public Health and Environmental Engineering, University of Leeds

Dr. Suresh Rohilla, Programme Director at Centre for Science and Environment

Dr. Susanne Bieker, adviser at the Sustainable Sanitation Sector Programme, GIZ


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    Live Q&A, training events, reports, publications... - Check out the latest developments of the SFD Promotion Initiative on the SuSanA Forum

  • New SFD Report available from Patna, India

    Check out how the city of Patna, located at the Southern banks of river Ganga, manages its sanitation!

    Read its new SFD Report!

  • New SFD Report available from Tikapur, Nepal

    Find out more on the sanitation practices in Tikapur:

    98% on-site sanitation technologies (pit latrines, septic tanks, biogas digesters)

    2%  open defecation

  • Material of the Question & Answer session available

    Any questions about SFDs? Watch our recent Q&A session about SFDs 

    1. Presentation: The SFD Manual - a guide to content and process

    2. Presentation: The SFD Review Procedure

    3. Presentation: The SFD Helpdesk

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    Watch the presentation with voice on SFDs in Africa and Indonesia

    1. SFDs in Africa: From Visualization to Action

    2. How the Government of Indonesia is using the SFD

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