Global Sanitation Learning Alliance

The Global Sanitation Learning Alliance is a platform to facilitate the development and empower the dissemination of knowledge on sanitation through online (self-study and instructor-led) courses, face-to-face (on-campus) courses and tailor-made training, so that the sanitation challenges can be embraced with deeper insight, advanced knowledge and greater confidence. It also provides an enabling environment with a vibrant community of professionals who have completed one or more educational or training courses offered by members of the Alliance. The Alliance offers a variety of course materials as open courseware. Please note that the actual enrollment on a course, program or training courses can only take place via the providers' official website and associated application procedures. Links are provided.

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International Water Association (IWA) and Global Sanitation Graduate School discuss a membership agreement

Tokyo, 18 September 2018During the IWA World Congress & Exhibition, International Water Association and Global Sanitation Graduate School have discussed the possibility of offering an attractive entry membership package that will also guarantee participation in the recently established IWA’s Specialist Group on Non-Sewered Sanitation. A one-year membership fee will be provided by the Global Sanitation Graduate School to first 500 graduates of the Master of Science Program in Sanitation currently being offered by IHE Delft Institute for Water Education and, in the near future,  by more than 30 universities in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. More information will be available soon on this website.

Courses, programs and training

The Global Sanitation Learning Alliance provides access to high quality graduate educational products on sanitation in one place. It assembles programs, courses and training materials from internationally renowned top sanitation educators, such as the new MSc course on Sanitation, several Graduate Professional Diploma Programs, a large number of instructor-led and self-study online courses (including MOOCs), specialized laboratory courses and tailor-made courses. Please take a look below and find a product that fits your needs and matches your expectations.

Stories from the field

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, IHE Delft and their partners invite alumni members of the Global Sanitation Learning Alliance to share examples from their professional life that demonstrate how they have used and/or applied knowledge gained from their participation in the Alliance’s activities. Find more on how to submit your story here.

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Meet our alumni

Every scholar who has completed one or more educational or training course offered by the Global Sanitation Learning Alliance will join a vibrant community of alumni. In addition the database includes many course instructors, teachers and supervisors.

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