FSM6 Conference 2021

SAVE THE DATE- FSM6 CONFERENCE 2021 The FSM Alliance is pleased to announce the 6th International Faecal Sludge Management Conference (FSM6) to be held in Jakarta, Indonesia from 31st May to 4th June 2021. In this challenging time, we are continually monitoring the global Covid-19 pandemic. We are in communication with our Indonesian partners and […]

AfWA 2020 Conference- Uganda

The African Water Association (AfWA), formerly known as Union of African Water Suppliers (UAWS), is a professional association of establishments, enterprises and utilities operating in the areas of drinking water, sanitation and environment in Africa. AfWA has over 100 utilities members from over 40 countries across Africa As part of the mechanisms to enhance the exchange of […]

IWA Non-Sewered Sanitation Conference 2020

The 1st IWA Non-Sewered Sanitation (NSS) specialist group conference is being hosted in Pretoria, South Africa in partnership with the Water Research Commission and the University of Pretoria. The event responds to the challenges and needs of around 4 billion people requiring sanitation. The aim of the conference is to provide stimulus for research and […]

International Water Association Sri Lanka 2019

FSMA will be attending IWA Sri Lanka 2019! Will you make it? The flush toilet, which is taken for granted in some places in the world, is not a universal reality. Many within the community of sanitation professionals now question whether the traditional ‘flush and dispose’ treatment of excreta is a concept worth heralding or […]

World Toilet Day – 19th November

World Toilet Day is soon approaching, with the aim of raising awareness of the global sanitation crisis.   2/3 of the world still do not have access to a decent toilet, and this is a problem.   Here at FSMA, we believe that there are Non-sewered sanitation (NSS) options to safely managing sludge, especially in […]


The 6th International Faecal Sludge Management Alliance will be held 22-26  February 2021 in Indonesia.  More information to follow, but if you have any pressing questions, please contact [email protected]