Sanitation Economy 101

Numbers and reports are great, but where the Sanitation Economy really comes to life is in the lives of local communities. This module showcases real-world examples of business solutions and the impact of the Sanitation Economy, drawing from the Toilet Board Coalition Accelerator portfolio. It highlights success stories from entrepreneurs in Africa, Asia, and Latin America, illustrating the tangible benefits and innovation in the sanitation sector.

Featuring stories from three 2023 Accelerator graduates, this module presents business models that capture the essence of each Sanitation Economy marketplace across our three focus regions.

Sanitation Economy Solutions: Module 3

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Activity

Watch videos and read impact stories to learn about each business:

Amalooloo

  • Marketplace: Toilet Marketplace
  • Region: Africa
  • Mentored by: Unilever

Jamban

  • Marketplace: Smart Sanitation Marketplace
  • Region: Asia
  • Mentored by: LIXIL

M&S Agroindustria

  • Marketplace: Circular Sanitation Marketplace
  • Region: Latin America
  • Mentored by: Kimberly-Clark

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Key Takeaways

Amalooloo

  • Marketplace: Toilet Marketplace
  • Solution: Provides sustainable sanitation solutions with eco-friendly toilet systems.
  • Impact: Enhances sanitation in rural and peri-urban South Africa, boosting community health and environmental outcomes.

 

Jamban

  • Marketplace: Smart Sanitation Marketplace
  • Solution: Jamban builds toilets and also offers a mobile app for toilet operators and cleaners to monitor and maintain toilets easily, ensuring cleanliness and hygiene.
  • Impact: Transforms Indonesia’s sanitation sector with advanced toilet systems, fostering healthier communities.

 

M&S Agroindustria

  • Marketplace: Circular Sanitation Marketplace
  • Solution: Produces effective microorganisms to degrade the high organic load of wastewater. The sludge is transformed into compost for agriculture.
  • Impact: Enhances waste management and sanitation in Latin America, driving environmental sustainability and economic growth through biotechnology.

 

See all the businesses in our portfolio here

 

Complete the last quiz of the course to earn your certificate of completion.

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Further Reading

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