Accessible - Entrances
|Entrances must be: a) wide enough (wheelchair width + 20cm), and b) level enough (minimal or no difference between outside and inside).|
||Improvements / variations
||Cost / labour|
|Wide and level entrance to allow wheelchair access. Rammed earth floor.||Can be easily accessed by everyone, including wheelchair users||No door, so low privacy and security||Add a door||Low to medium|
|Latrine with level concrete entrance, wide enough for a wheelchair user.||The floor of the latrine is the same level as the outside||Level flooring could be achieved with any type of materials, not only concrete||Medium to high|
|Level concrete threshold with raised cement mound to reduce flooding. Mound is rounded for wheelchair access.||Reduces water inflow without preventing wheelchair access||Won’t stop serious flooding!||Medium|
- Content and images: Compendium of accessible WASH technologies WaterAid and WEDC.