Technological solutions are key to fix Africa sanitation crisis

December 2, 2012

Morris Marah is project manager at Africa Gathering, a network of people focused on encouraging sustainable development using technology and social networking.

The Sanitation hackathon is a global project where developers are working on solutions to challenges facing the sanitation sector using mobile technology over a 48-hour period. Globally, 2.5 billion people do not have adequate sanitation facilities.

Picture CreditMorris Marah at Westminster Hub where the London Hackathon is taking place, Dec. 2, 2012. ALERTNET/Julie Mollins

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