In Bangladesh, around 90% of the people have access to a toilet. But only a third of those toilets are hygienic, and the country loses about 6.3% of its GDP every year to inadequate sanitation.
Join an online discussion on Innovation for Development: Improving Sanitation in Bangladesh at the World Bank Bangladesh Facebook page. Through the online discussion, we hope to hear from YOU on how Bangladesh can use ICT and new technologies to better understand the challenges and address the problems of sanitation.
Rokeya Ahmed, water and sanitation specialist, World Bank Bangladesh, will respond to your questions and chat with you. Share your ideas and let us know how Bangladesh can improve sanitation.
Innovations for Development: Improving Sanitation in Bangladesh
When? The 24-hour discussion will begin at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 and continue until 9 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012 (Bangladesh time).