A multi-purpose toilet for Chetibai

Chetibai Kopodi has come a long way — from defecating in the open to accessing a well-made toilet at home, she narrates the several positives of constructing the unconventional EcoSan... Read more

Menstrual Hygiene Day 2018

On 28 May 2018, Menstrual Hygiene Day was observed across the country. WaterAid India organised and participated in a wide range of activities to mark the day. Menstrual Awareness Conclave:... Read more

Carving out space for the toilet

Two neighbours bring about a huge change in their lifestyle and now inspire their community. While one lets go of a portion of his livelihood, the other compromised on his... Read more

Together, making a lasting impact!

ISHITA RAMPAL India, a country home to over 1.3 billion people, is equivalent to 17.7% of the world’s total population. Along with the varied culture and diversity, emerges an overwhelming... Read more

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

Making Ashramshalas WASH compliant

In Maharashtra, ashramshala (as supported by National Stock Exchange of India Limited) is an emerging government institution that provides the children of tribal families with education and water, sanitation and hygiene... Read more

Community led fluoride mitigation intervention – a multi-stakeholders workshop

Fluoride content in water is beyond permissible limit in nearly 17 out of 27 districts of Chhattisgarh. WaterAid India, along with its partner, has been working on water quality issues... Read more

The sweet taste of water and success

The introduction of piped water supply to households and safe sanitation practices in the tribal dominated district of Dindori, Madhya Pradesh is changing lives drastically. It is early morning and... Read more

Promoting solid and liquid waste management in Chhattisgarh

With recent acceleration in making Chhattisgarh open defecation free (ODF), as a part of the Swachh Bharat Mission, the state is experiencing a paradigm shift in rural sanitation; with almost... Read more

An Exemplary Community Health Centre

In a remote village in Sehore District, Madhya Pradesh, a Community Health Centre decides to change for the better. The result: improved cleanliness in public health facilities linked to positive... Read more