WASH at Festivals: Experiences from the Simhastha Mahakumbh and Glastonbury

Simhastha Kumbh Mela was a religious gathering that took place on the banks of the river Kshipra in the city of Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh from 22 April to 21 May... Read more

Catching them young: Youth and water quality testing

Twenty year old Bharat holds the portable water quality testing kit and carefully climbs the stairs to Chandrawati’s house in east Delhi’s Sunder Nagri area. She looks on as Bharat... Read more

Two more Gram Panchayats declared ODF in Lucknow District

The Gram Panchayats (GP) of Lalpur in Mohanlalganj Block, and of Degoi in BKT Block in Lucknow district Uttar Pradesh, were officially declared Open Defecation Free (ODF) on August 3... Read more

Bandhu Camp community kids at Pro Kabbadi League 2016

As part of WaterAid India’s ongoing charity partnership with the Dabang Delhi Kabaddi Team, we took a group of 35 boys and girls from one of our project sites in... Read more

WaterAid India launches the Healthy Start Campaign

India is one of the fastest growing economies today. But when it comes to development indicators, it continues to lag behind. For instance, the world’s second largest democracy continues to... Read more

Against all Odds: Saving mothers and newborns in rural Telangana

Padmaja* announces excitedly that her daughter is set to be married soon. “She will be moving to New Zealand after the wedding with her husband!” she exclaims and shows off... Read more

Braving the odds

Every year in India, 1.05 million infants die, making the country account for more than 26 per cent of the world’s neonatal mortality rates. Within this, more than 56 per... Read more