Come Meet Mr. Toilet in Portland, Oregon

May 14, 2012
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PHLUSH will host World Toilet Organization Founder Jack Sim on Sunday, June 3 and Monday, June 4. Jack is an international media celebrity and inspiring advocate for human dignity. He put the spotlight on the 2.6 billion humans who lack toilets and helped get the UN to include sanitation in Millennium Development Goals. Jack was one of Time Magazine’s Heroes of the Environment, and his quirky personality and effective advocate abilities come across in this short video, Meet Mr. Toilet, featured at Sundance Film Festival.

Jack will meet with local sanitation entrepreneurs, governmental organizations, schools, and tour Portland Loos during his visit. Jack still has openings to talk with journalists and interested groups. Direct interview and meeting requests to abby@phlush.org. Jack’s public appearances will be posted at www.phlush.org sometime next week. Everyone is encouraged to come out and meet Mr. Toilet.

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2 Responses to Come Meet Mr. Toilet in Portland, Oregon

  1. […] Daily now through Sunday, June 10th. – World Toilet Organization founder Jack Sim will provide a public talk at the Mercy Corps Action Center, 12:00pm – 1:00pm, free. Here’s a blurb from […]

  2. […] needs to be done, speak out about it and mobilize action from public officials.  In June 2013, PHLUSH hosted Jack on a three-day visit to Portland. Current Board Vice President Abby Brown organized more than three […]

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Our Mission Through education and advocacy, PHLUSH helps local governments and citizen groups to provide equitable public restroom availability and to prepare for a pipe-breaking seismic event with appropriate ecological toilet systems.

Our Vision Toilet availability is a human right and well-designed sanitation systems restore health to our cities, our waters and our soils.

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Public Hygiene Lets Us Stay Human (PHLUSH) was founded in Portland, Oregon and today collaborates with groups across North America.

PHLUSH is a member of the World Toilet Organization and a partner in the Sustainable Sanitation Alliance.

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