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

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

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

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

A Step towards a Bright Future

A collaborative state level consultation on School Development Plans in Chhattisgarh aims to improve water, sanitation and hygiene infrastructure.   Schools, the founding stone of every child’s life, requires a... Read more

How clean are schools in Pakur and Dumka?

A baseline survey by WaterAid India on water, sanitation & hygiene assesses the ground reality in 320 schools. WaterAid India conducted a baseline survey of 320 schools in Dumka and... Read more

Improving WASH in Health Care Facilities of Kanker district, Chhattisgarh

WaterAid India regional team in Chhattisgarh, in collaboration with its partner NGO Samarthan, has initiated a dialogue with the district health department and Jivan Deep Samiti (JDS) of all Primary... Read more

Promoting eco-friendly toilets in Chhattisgarh

With millions of people across the country unable to access basic sanitation facilities, Ecological Sanitation (EcoSan) toilets have emerged as a sustainable concept to fix the sanitation problem in India.... Read more