Kenya Sanitation Conference 2019

Overall Themes

1.Sanitation Governance
  • Sanitation policies, Institutions and Regulations
  • Role of Counties in sanitation governance
  • Use and re-use policies and practices of sanitation
  • Opportunities and limitations to environmental pollution regulations
  • Collaborative and effective enabling environments in sanitation
  • Sanitation and SDGs
  • Extending regulations to Urban On-site Sanitation
  • Barriers and Opportunities for Public-Private Partnerships in non-sewered Sanitation services
  • Human and Technical Capacity in Sanitation
  • The Role of Non-State Actors in Sanitation
2.Sanitation Financing
  • Sanitation Financing and Markets
  • Building capacity for financing sanitation in Kenya
  • Innovative mechanisms for financing sanitation
  • Business models for sanitation.
  • Incentivizing investments to achieve universal and sustainable sanitation solutions
  • The Impact of sanitation on economic growth and development
3. Sanitation, Human and Environmental Health
  • Sanitation and disease burdens
  • Sanitation and Environmental Health
  • Wastewater and health: managing risks, seizing opportunities
  • Waste management practices and their implications on environment
  • Hygiene for personal health and wellbeing
  • Behavioral change in sanitation practices
  • Hygiene & Safety for Sanitation Service Providers
  • Climate Variability and impact on Sanitation
  • Strengthening Sanitation service reliability through climate resilient development
  • Impact of sanitation on Water Resources and Environment
  • Sanitation and floods
  • Sanitation and Water Harvesting
  • Industrial effluent
4. Equity and Inclusion in sanitation
  • Sustainable Sanitation for rural populations
  • Women and sustainable sanitation
  • Community voice and authority in sanitation
  • Urban sanitation systems
  • Understanding the gender dimension of sanitation
  • Inclusive Sanitation Strategies
  • Inclusive Sanitation Provision [PLWD, children, women, youth, men, the elderly, and the marginalized in sanitation]
  • Inequalities in sanitation along the value chain
  • Youth and sanitation
5. Innovations and Technologies for Sanitation
  • Role of innovations and technologies in sanitation
  • Smart solutions in wastewater management
  • Sanitation service delivery beyond households
  • Sewered and non-Sewered technologies
  • Innovation and technologies along the sanitation value chain; containment, emptying, transportation and disposal.
  • Harnessing opportunities for safe reuse of wastewater
  • Resource recovery in sanitation
  • Innovations and technologies for treatment and resource recovery and sanitation
  • Treatment and recycling approaches for sanitation
  • Exploiting enterprise opportunities in the sanitation sector
  • Media and sanitation
6. Humanitarian Sanitation/ Sanitation in Emergencies
  • Sanitation in vulnerable situations, including the impacts of migration and displacement
  • Cost effective options for the hard to reach
  • Socio-cultural and religious considerations within emergency prone areas
  • Sanitation related diseases in emergency situations