Ecological Sanitation (Ecosan) – Planning & Structure

Agadir - Morocco 2012 | 2013 | 2014
[Dates & Venue of the next course is still to be defined)

Duration: 2-3 days for 10 – 15 participants of each course

Target Group: Decision makers from the Ministry of Energy & Water, ABH-SMD, other regional water basins, local communities

Objectives: Principle of ECOSAN techniques are introduced and applied

Expected Results:

  • Decision makers are familiar with the principle of ECOSAN and are able to apply that in respective policies.
  • Participants develop an action plan for implementation of such technologies
  • Participants are familiar with the aspects of climate change and take that in consideration by the formulation of sustainable water policies
  • Stakeholders cooperation at local and regional level is strengthened


  • Principle of ECOSAN aspects
  • Planning and construction of ECOSAN technologies
  • Design, Use and Maintenance of ECOSAN
  • Design and construction of demonstration gardens PA purposes 
  • Construction of recharge wells
  • Water quality control 
  • Contribution  to climate change adaptation and mitigation strategies
  • Involvement of civil society and the private sector