Swachh Bharat by 2019? Progress projections and the challenges of latrine use

The Swachhta Status Report 2016 developed by the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) was released this month by the Government of India. Based on an extensive survey conducted in mid-2015,... Read more

WaterAid India’s Jal Choupal concept adopted by the Bihar State Government

In a move to provide technical support to the Bihar State Government on clean drinking water, WaterAid India (WAI) formally entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the Bihar State... Read more

Basti Vikas Manch: Binding Communities Together

Huge plastic drums in lurid colours are lined up by the roadside. A train trundles past in the background. The scene is from a tiny ‘basti’ (slum) in Pattigadda in... Read more

WaterAid India partners with Global Citizen Festival India

WaterAid India is partnering with the Global Citizen Festival India (GCFI) in support of the Global Goals. Global Citizen is a social action platform through which people can learn about... Read more

Blue for Pink: WaterAid India at Pinkathon

In partnership with the United Sisters Foundation, WaterAid India (WAI) supported by its Delhi partner FORCE and Nine is Mine Campaign, organised events on the first weekend of September 2016... Read more

A Workshop on Effective IEC in WASH

WaterAid India’s East office in Bhubaneshwar, Odisha in partnership with the Odisha State Water and Sanitation Mission (OSWSM), Government of Odisha organised a state-level workshop on 31 August 2016 on... Read more

Caught Short: Role of WASH in Nutrition

India is home to a staggering 48 million stunted children under age five – the highest in the world. Stunting reflects chronic undernutrition during the most critical periods of growth... Read more