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WaterAid India develops a wide range of publications including technical reports, policy briefs, operations research, qualitative evaluations, good practice documents, and IEC materials. Available here are these publications for your reading and review.

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Tiruchirappalli Shows the Way

How basic community infrastructure and pro-poor solutions can work effectively at the city-level, when supported by city authorities, a social development organisation or an NGO and empowered groups instead of contractors managing complexes.

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Water and Sanitation in Urban Areas of Madhya Pradesh

An assessment of the urban context in the state to provide an overall framework for long term and short term programming for the Regional Office.

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Water and Sanitation in Rural Areas of Madhya Pradesh

An assessment to understand the context of Rural Water and Sanitation programme in the state of Madhya Pradesh.

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Water security issues in peri-urban areas

Some key takeaways from the SaciWaters Conference on issues of water security in peri-urban areas (26-27 July 2017) as we build our approach towards them. The SaciWaters Conference was rich in terms of detailed and diverse case studies coming from the peri-urban areas of Hyderabad, Chennai, Bangalore (specifically, Nelamangala), Pondicherry, Gurugram (next to Delhi), Rajarhat (Kolkata) and even covered rapid emergence of small towns in Odisha and West Bengal. There was also a larger presentation around Telangana Government’s ambitious Mission Bhagirath to provide drinking water to all by 2018 and the relevance of water security planning of peri-urban areas in...

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