How the WASH sector can contribute to the National Nutrition Mission

ARUNDATI MURALIDHARAN The recently approved National Nutrition Mission provides an opportunity to integrate water, sanitation and hygiene interventions for improved nutritional outcomes for children and women. The Government of India’s... Read more

School Development Plans for improved WASH infrastructure in Government Schools, Raichur

WaterAid India and its partner Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement (SVYM) has been working in Raichur district, Karnataka since April 2014. Over the years, the WASH in Schools (WinS) programme has... Read more

SACOSAN-VII CALL FOR ABSTRACT(S): FINANCING OF SANITATION

The South Asian Conference on Sanitation (SACOSAN) is a government-led biennial convention to provide a regional platform for the South Asian countries – Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan... Read more

Advocacy for accessible toilets in Ujjain

In Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh, an accessibility audit was organised by WAI and its partner, Samarthan, in order to analyse the water, sanitation and hygiene services at public toilets. The tool... Read more

Global Handwashing Day 2017: WaterAid India at BIG FM

For this year’s Global Handwashing Day 2017, WaterAid India partnered with BIG FM 92.7 to create awareness on handwashing across six locations: Delhi, Kanpur, Patna, Ranchi, Bhopal and Bhubaneshwar. Our... Read more

Women transforming WASH scenario across Delhi slums

Nari Nirmal Awas Samiti (NNAS), community level cadre of strong, vocal and active women leaders in slums of Delhi is a strong process of building up citizen centric governance mechanism.... Read more

Hospital Management Committees: a solution towards improved HCF

Even today, a number of health care facilities across the country lack basics like clean water, decent toilets, and good hygiene. Thus, WaterAid India initiated a dialogue with senior officials... Read more

A village in Lucknow pledges for a cleaner environment

A village in the interiors of Lucknow pledges to segregate the waste generated by the community and promote solid liquid waste management.   Solid and liquid waste management (SLWM) is... Read more

Learning about menstruation can be fun

In two districts of Jharkhand, learning about menstruation is made fun with snakes and ladders, bead exercise, movies and much more. In India, the taboo behind menstruation has been a... Read more

Health care: When frontline workers are empowered on water, sanitation & hygiene needs

In Uttar Pradesh, efforts are being made to strengthen the frontline workers, namely the ASHA, ANMs and AWWs, on water, sanitation and hygiene in health care using informative training tools... Read more