“The 2015 goal to halve the proportion of people living without sanitation is running 150 years behind schedule.”
- WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation 2010
Since 2008, the “International Year of Sanitation,” the topic of
toilets has more frequently appeared in media all over the world.
Despite many efforts, today there are still 2.5 billion people worldwide
without access to improved sanitation. Why? Because a toilet alone
won’t do the job.
(complete Forbes article)