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The Open Data Delusion

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I first met Gail Ramster in 2010 at an event about the release of London-wide Open Data by the Greater London Authority. A researcher on “toilet usability,” she…

Good Intentions: A Visual Footprint

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Finally, I remember thinking, this is it. This is development happening the right way. I was in a meeting of the Water & Sanitation Committee of Wantugu, the…

A Municipality’s Manual Scavengers

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On a meager Rs. 140 (about USD$2.00) per day, G. Narayanan, 47, R. Meganathan, 31 and K. Satyamurthy, 38 venture into sewage holes as deep as 20 feet…

Good shit, good business?

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Toilets are fashionable again. Maybe not in my bathroom, as I have a ubiquitous white bowl. But in global development, sanitation “solutions” are en vogue. In part due…

Fecal Sludge, A Local Story

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India has undeniably struggled with sanitation. Our institutions and programs continue to be eluded by the primary objective of improving sanitation systems: the public’s health. As part of…