• Minimum Dimensions and Typical Layouts for Small Bathrooms

    12 days ago - By Arch Daily

    © Eduardo Souza
    Having access to a bathroom is, above all, a factor of dignity. As basic as this fact may seem, the WHO estimates that 2 billion people worldwide do not have access to basic sanitation facilities, such as bathrooms or latrines. Such inadequate sanitation causes 432,000 deaths annually, mainly from diarrhea, in addition to being an aggravating factor for several neglected tropical diseases including intestinal worms, schistosomiasis, and trachoma. In 2010, the UN labeled sanitation a basic right, alongside access to drinking water.
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