Primary Health Centre, Pusapatirega presented Kayakalp Award

In 2015, the union government of India took an initiative to encourage Primary Health Centres (PHCs) to excel in standards for cleanliness and hygiene through Kayakalp award. The award is... Read more

Menstrual Hygiene Day 2018

On 28 May 2018, Menstrual Hygiene Day was observed across the country. WaterAid India organised and participated in a wide range of activities to mark the day. Menstrual Awareness Conclave:... Read more

Ensuring safe WASH practices for everyone, everywhere!

Rural belts of Chhattisgarh state have been recently declared open defecation free, shifting the focus from the construction of toilets to usage and ensuring accessibility for all. While sustaining the... Read more

Accessibility Audit of inclusive WASH facilities

In Narsapur constituency of Medak district in Telangana, an audit on the accessibility of toilets for WASH facilities at the household level and institutions was conducted. The objective of the study... Read more

Demonstrating relevant methods to sustain WASH

On International Women’s Day, 08 March 2018, Mahila Swashtkti Mela (women empowerment fair) was organised by Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM). The fair was attended by about 20,000 women. It was... Read more

Making Ashramshalas WASH compliant

In Maharashtra, ashramshala (as supported by National Stock Exchange of India Limited) is an emerging government institution that provides the children of tribal families with education and water, sanitation and hygiene... Read more

District level interface meeting on fluorosis and fluoride mitigation

On 20 January 2018, a district level interface workshop on fluoride mitigation was held in Nuapada district in Odisha. The workshop was an opportunity to interface between various government departments... Read more

Community led fluoride mitigation intervention – a multi-stakeholders workshop

Fluoride content in water is beyond permissible limit in nearly 17 out of 27 districts of Chhattisgarh. WaterAid India, along with its partner, has been working on water quality issues... Read more

Promoting solid and liquid waste management in Chhattisgarh

With recent acceleration in making Chhattisgarh open defecation free (ODF), as a part of the Swachh Bharat Mission, the state is experiencing a paradigm shift in rural sanitation; with almost... Read more

Menstrual health management training for core group girls

WaterAid India recognises school children, especially adolescent girls, as important nodes of knowledge transfer. Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidhyalayas (KGBV), a residential school for girls in Chittoor District of Andhra Pradesh,... Read more