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... 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

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

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

Ghar Ghar Aakash Ganga makes Rainwater Harvesting a Reality

An Anganwadi worker in a remote village in Kanpur initiates a simple and innovate rainwater harvesting method in her village where conserving water is the desperate need of the hour.... Read more

Effective WASH planning with baseline surveys

Universal access to clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene can only be achieved by understanding the core causes of its deprivation and identifying the problem areas that affect the... Read more

Menstrual Hygiene Day 2017

Every year, May 28 is observed as Menstrual Hygiene (MH) Day globally, to call attention and normalise menstruation. This year, WaterAid India, along with other development partners, stakeholders, government, and... Read more

The daily struggle for water in Bundelkhand

India is home to 63.4 million rural people without access to clean water, the highest in the world. Rural populations in poor and geographically isolated areas face particular challenges in... Read more

Solid Liquid Resource Management Workshop with Swachh Bharat Mission in Uttar Pradesh

WaterAid India’s regional office in Lucknow organised a two days’ workshop on Solid Liquid Resource Management (SLRM) in collaboration with the Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) in Uttar Pradesh. The workshop... Read more