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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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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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Sanitation for All – Still a long way to go

Compilation of experiences, case studies and reports of organisations engaged in sanitation provision in India.

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Taxing bathtubs, reviving rivers and saving turtles: Impressions from the State level Jal Chaupal in Uttar Pradesh

AVINASH KUMAR Do you know, if you see turtles hanging around a river, it’s a sure sign that the river is living? Do you know that rivers retain their surface levels drawing from the groundwater? ‘Can we ask the government to levy a small tax on the sale of bathtubs in this country? If nothing, it will force people to think about how much water they are using without bothering where it is coming from!’     The last suggestion came from Vikram Singh, a Member of Legislative Assembly from Fatehpur Cantt constituency in Uttar Pradesh. Many such riveting and revealing...

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