Sanitation in emergency contexts must consider a diverse range of social, environmental, cultural and economic parameters. Jenny Lamb explores what this means for Oxfam and for Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) practitioners more broadly. From the Haiti earthquake in Port-au-Prince to the refugee crisis in Ethiopia and the displacement of communities in South Sudan every new situation presents us with challenges. …
About the Author
Jenny Lamb is a Public Health Engineering Advisor for Oxfam GB, focusing on capacity building, sanitation and providing technical engineering advice for HECA (Horn, East and Central Africa). Jenny has a background in environmental engineering and has worked for Oxfam since 2005.