Meet the final nominees of the Sarphati Sanitation Award for Promising Entrepreneur
Earlier this week we announced the winner of the Sarphati Sanitation Award for Life Time Achievement: Mr. Jockin Arputham, the late co-founder and president of Slum Dwellers International (SDI) Slum Dwellers International. Today we proudly present the final nominees of the Sarphati Sanitation Award for Promising Entrepreneur 2019:
Many of the nominations were unique, strong initiatives, making a real difference in the improving sanitation worldwide, but eventually a well-considered unanimous choice was made. The Jury decided to select Live Clean Initiatives, Tiger Toilet and X-runner as the final nominees for this year’s Award for Promising Entrepreneur:
- Live Clean develops and operates public toilet and shower facilities that are clean, hygienic, and affordable in peri-urban areas of Zambia: http://www.livecleanzambia.com/
- The Tiger Toilet is an innovative flushing on-site sanitation system, and works by vermifiltration (worm-based sanitation system): http://www.tbfenvironmental.in/
- X-runner is a portable, safe and hygienic dry toilet for urban households in Peru: https://www.x-runner.org/en/home/
Are you curious to find out who wins the Award? The Sarphati Sanitation Awards 2019 will be handed out during the opening ceremony of the Opening Ceremony of the Amsterdam International Water Week (AIWW) on November 4.