WISE-Futures coordinated a learning visit  to Kizumbi Faecal Sludge Treatment Plant in Shinyanga town  for Local government officials (DEDs and Chairpersons) and the Towns Water and Sanitation  Authority (WSA) technical staff from ( Mafinga Town district (TC) , Namanyere TC, Makete TC, Ludewa TC, and Ifakara TC)  Maji na Usafi Mazingira (MUM) project districts (a total of 18 people attended).

The visit aimed at providing firsthand experience to LGAs officials and Town WSA on suitable Faecal Sludge Treatment Technologies (FSTT) for small towns. The visit also provided an opportunity for officials to learn about requirements (financial and human resources, and land), processes, challenges and opportunities for FSTT, and the potential for investing in community toilets facilities.