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Sanitation facilities in semi-arid regions of Brazil

This entry from Brazil is merited for its consideration of fundamental human needs in developing regions. Highly commended is the effort to add small toilet facilities to the large Brazilian social project of providing cisterns to peasants in the poor and dry semi-arid regions.

Of equal significance is the use of locally available materials for the undertaking. 

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Brazilian social project receives Encouragement prize
Comments of the Jury for the Region Latin America
Project Entry 2005 for Latin America
Project Details
São Luís, Brazil
Luciana Alt
Main Author
Luciana Alt
Vitor Marcos Aguiar de Moura
Further Author
Vitor Marcos Aguiar de Moura
Encouragement prize 2005
Latin America
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