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Profile of registrant

Käymäläseura Huussi ry/Global Dry Toilet Association of Finland

Identification number in the register: 267487412343-55
Registration date: 28/11/13 15:36:56

The information on this organisation was last modified on 03/11/14 08:19:14
The date of the last annual update was 03/11/14 08:19:14

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Käymäläseura Huussi ry/Global Dry Toilet Association of Finland
Acronym: KSH ry /GDTF
Legal status: NGO (registered association under Finnish law)
Website address:


Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mrs  Mia O'Neill
Position: chairperson

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Ms  Riina Heinisuo
Position: coordinator

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 21 Papinkatu 
Tampere 33200
Telephone number: (+358) 503012539
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Our vision is to make ecological sanitation and dry toilets an essential part of sustainable development in order to ensure that future generations will also be able to enjoy clean water and a healthy environment.

We want sanitation everywhere to be ecologically, socially, economically and culturally sustainable, and for a natural nutrient cycle to be fulfilled and sustained globally.

The Association is the best known promoter of ecological sanitation in Finland and an expert organisation in DT technology.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national
  • national
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 12
Complementary information: Persons engaged in NGO are mainly/primarily the board and the persons employed. Total of 12 people.

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:


Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Climate Action
  • Development
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Food Safety
  • Research and Technology


Total number of members that are natural persons: 412
Number of member organisations: 1
Member organisations (Number of members) :
  • firms and associations in FInland (25 members)
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Finnish Water Forum (FWF), Metalliteollisuuden standardisointiliitto (METSTA), Kepa, Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSana)

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 11/2013
Total budget: 354,300
of which public financing: 299,300
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants:
- from national sources: 223,000
- from local/regional sources: 76,000
City of Tampere : 300
from other sources: 55,000
- donations: 5,000
- contributions from members: 13,000
private funds : 30,000
other fundraising : 7,000
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.