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International dry toilet conference at TAMK on 19-22 August 2015

International dry toilet conference at TAMK on 19-22 August 2015

The Global Dry Toilet Association of Finland will organise the fifth international multidisciplinary dry toilet conference at Tampere University of Applied Sciences on 19-22 August 2015. TAMK will also organise a free pre-conference workshop for students on 17-18 May 2015 together with the University of Jyväskylä.

Dry Toilet 2015 is a forum for scientists, authorities and grass-root level people who want to gather to discuss environmental and sanitary challenges and solutions. The conference focuses on two important topics: sustainable sanitation and the role of dry toilet technology in sustainable sanitation.

The conference consists of an international part and a Finland day on 19 August 2015. The theme of the Finland day is dry toilets in sewage disposal of sparsely populated areas. The theme of the international conference is solutions. 

Conference programme:
http://www.huussi.net/en/activities/dt-2015/programme-19th-22nd-august-2015/

Further information on the workshop for students:
http://www.huussi.net/en/activities/dt-2015/pre-conference-workshop/

Registration and prices:
www.drytoilet.org/dt2015

Further information:
Project Coordinator Karoliina Tuukkanen
Global Dry Toilet Association of Finland
tel. 045 875 3576, karoliina.tuukkanen@huussi.net
www.huussi.net, www.drytoilet.org

Laboratory Engineer Renja Yrjönen, TAMK, renja.yrjonen@tamk.fi, tel. 050 345 0759
Head of Degree Programme Eeva-Liisa Viskari, eeva-liisa.viskari@tamk.fi, tel. 040 846 9452

Photo: Global Dry Toilet Association of Finland

Published 12.12.2016