Bjorn Brandberg is an architect, building engineer and sanitation management adviser. He has specialised in development, planning and management of low-cost sanitation programmes with focus on programme management, environmental protection, latrine construction, community participation and behavioural change in low-income urban and rural areas for development and emergency programmes.
B Brandberg has 30 years of professional experience. Since 1989 he has been an independent consultant working for and in co-operation with major international organisations and consultancy firms including World Bank, UNICEF, UNDP, UNCHS, UNHCR, UNOPS, Sida, DFID, NORAD, Carl Bro International, COWIconsult, KrügerConsult, WELL, etc, in 20 different countries in Africa and Asia. He has 10 years experience as programme manager in low-cost sanitation programmes, of which 6 as national coordinator of the latrine building programme in Mozambique and 4 years co-ordinating the low-cost sanitation programme in Malawi.
B Brandberg is the principal developer of the SanPlat System for lowest cost environmental sanitation, the author of the handbook Latrine Building and initiator of the internet based information exchange group on control of cholera.
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