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October 4, 2021 Lessons from the Swachh Bharat Mission experience
Pop culture icons like Gabbar Singh are painted on the walls of a toilet complex in New Delhi (Image: Project Raahat, Enactus)
July 6, 2021 If trends persist, billions will be left without critical, life-saving WASH services, says a SDG monitoring report

Between 2016 and 2020, the global population with safely managed drinking water at home increased from 70% to 74% (Image: Pxhere)
April 13, 2021 There is a need for long term sustained engagement of the skilled workforce for water and sanitation
Swachhagrahis are the motivators for bringing about behaviour change concerning key sanitation practices in rural India. (Image: SBM)
March 12, 2021 Involving youth to identify appropriate WASH solutions
The Young Professionals worked closely with the District and aimed to fill the gap of the Swachchata Dooths (Image: SCOPE)
December 28, 2020 The pandemic has exacerbated the issues of exclusion and vulnerability of sanitation workers.
Despite the risks and the dire conditions of their work, sanitation workers continued to do their job (Image: C S Sharada Prasad, India Water Portal)
Google launches public toilet finder app
iwpsuperadmin posted 4 years 11 months ago

Google launches toilet finder app in Delhi NCR and Madhya Pradesh

Zila Swachh Bharat Preraks to take Clean India Mission forward
iwpsuperadmin posted 4 years 11 months ago

Every district in India to have 600 Zila Swachh Bharat Preraks soon to rid the country of open defecation

Mumbaikars can now rate cleanliness of public toilets
iwpsuperadmin posted 4 years 11 months ago

Rating machines to help users rate cleanliness and hygiene levels of public toilets in Mumbai

Voice systems to instruct passengers on bio-toilet use
iwpsuperadmin posted 4 years 11 months ago

Southern Railway introduces voice system to instruct passengers on how to use bio-toilets

Community toilets in forest lands get approval
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years ago

Community toilets can come up in forest lands under SBM

1.14 lakh Indian villages declared open defecation free
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years ago

1.14 lakh villages have been declared open defecation free so far across the country

HP and Kerala declared open defecation free
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years ago

Himachal Pradesh becomes the second state in the country to be declared open defecation free

Bhopal to be declared ODF by year end
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years ago

Bhopal to be ODF ahead of schedule

Namma toilets flounder in Delhi
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years 1 month ago

Marginally functional 'namma toilets' fail in New Delhi

A waste of energy
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years 1 month ago

Cattle dung is not waste but an asset in rural India. With its use in food production diminishing, biogas is the next best way to utilise it.

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