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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)
No public toilets for transgenders in the country
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years 3 months ago

Transgenders continue to wait for gender-neutral public toilets in India

Improvised septic tanks to deal with groundwater pollution
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years 3 months ago
Badly constructed, ill-maintained latrines contaminate Namakkal's groundwater
Sewage seeping into the ground from septic tanks has remained a serious concern in Tamil Nadu’s Namakkal district for a while.
Renewed sense of urgency in Swachh Bharat implementation
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years 3 months ago
Prime minister’s review meeting instills urgency in Swachh Bharat implementation in rural areas
Toilet subsidy gives way to incentives in Haryana
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years 4 months ago
Incentives in place of subsidies for toilet construction in Haryana
Mumbai's dabbawallas to spread 'Swachh' message
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years 4 months ago

Urban development ministry ties up with dabbawallas to spread sanitation message

Mobile app to lodge sanitation woes in Delhi slums
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years 4 months ago
Delhi slum residents to go high tech with their sanitation complaints
Slum dwellers in the national capital will soon be able to lodge complaints related to community toilets using a mobile app.
A long way to go before total sanitation
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years 4 months ago

Only 16 out of India's 677 districts open defecation free

Swachh Bharat in reserve forests, tourist spots
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years 5 months ago

Cleaning of 10 reserve forests and tourist spots to be taken up under Swachh Bharat Mission

Transgenders face ridicule at public toilets: Survey
iwpsuperadmin posted 5 years 5 months ago
NGO survey says transgenders face harassment at Mumbai public toilets
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