The Sanitation Project is the next phase the El Salvador Project is working on after the origional Affordable Housing project came to a conclusion.
The new aim is to promote sanitation in the forms of building latrines and water collection systems that are low cost, easy to maintain and utilise local materials. The El Salvador Project has worked in collaboration with Engage for
Development and REDES. This design has the possibility to improve awareness and access to sanitation in El Salvador, heading towards a safer and more sustainable future.
The 2015 El Salvador Project team stayed with a community and visited families, compiling a report from interviews
with the families about their needs in terms of how we could provide them with sanitation solutions that would work for them, in addition to observing and evaluating the existing level of latrine sophistication
in a variety of communities. This will provided valuable information with regards to deciding how the project will proceed this year.
The 2015 El Salvador Project team visited one of the completed new houses designed in previous years, which transformed the lives of the local