Influencing PHED in Madhya Pradesh for making a defunct piped water scheme functional

The Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) has allocated Rs 1.22 crore for restoring a defunct piped water scheme in 74 gram panchayats of Sehore and Datia district in Madhya Pradesh. The allocation... Read more

Recognition for WaterAid India core group girls on Women’s day

15-year-old Shailaja, part of WaterAid India’s core group girls team in Telangana has received the TV9 Naveena award under the category ‘Fighting against social evil’ on the eve of International... Read more

Promotion of EcoSan toilets in Kanker, Chhattisgarh

WaterAid India regional partner in Kanker, Chhattisgarh came across certain villages with high water table, where despite unsuitability, leach pit toilets were being constructed to become open defecation free (ODF). One... Read more

Training on water security

WaterAid regional office in Bhopal organised four-days training on “perspective building on geo hydrology for water security” from February 8. The training was facilitated by Arid Communities and Technology (ACT)... Read more

Sanitation park in Rajnandgaon offers technological options for household toilets in rural areas

WaterAid India in partnership with Lokshakti Samajsevi Sanstha (LSS) has set up a sanitation park in Rajnandgoan district of Chhattisgarh. The park which is housed in the training centre of... Read more

Building capacity for urban water supply system and issues

WaterAid India regional office in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh conducted a two-day training  on “Developing understanding and internal capacity to support and influence urban local bodies with community led interventions... Read more

World Toilet Day 2016

For World Toilet Day this year, WaterAid India partnered with the Global Citizen Festival. We supported a number of action journeys for Global Citizen Festival. By signing petitions, sharing content... Read more

WaterAid India celebrates Swachhata Pakhwada in Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh

In support of the Swachhata Pakhwada campaign under the Swachh Bharat Mission, WaterAid India organised several events in three of its intervention districts in Madhya Pradesh. The events aimed at... Read more

WaterAid India launches the Healthy Start Campaign

India is one of the fastest growing economies today. But when it comes to development indicators, it continues to lag behind. For instance, the world’s second largest democracy continues to... Read more

Towards an Open Defecation Free Ujjain

On a cold day in January 2015, the Commissioner of Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh, Dr Ravindra Pastor (IAS), was reading a newspaper article on field trials by WaterAid India (WAI)... Read more