A clean act
Can access to safe drinking water be achieved without access to basic sanitation?
Urban India's deprived lot
India is becoming dominantly urban, and the urban poor, who are increasing in numbers, face exclusion from basic amenities like safe drinking …
How to sustain municipal sanitation: Delhi’s Aya Nagar offers some lessons
The pilot project is a prototypical model for evolving a sanitation management programme in a high density settlement
स्वच्छ सर्वेक्षण 2020: इंदौर कैसे बन गया भारत का सबसे साफ शहर
देश में लगातार चार बार सबसे साफ शहर का दर्जा पाने वाले इंदौर शहर में आखिर ऐसा क्या हो रहा है कि इसे स्वच्छता ...
Is the Ganga basin drowning in shit?
A slew of loopholes means that the Ganga and its tributaries will continue to receive wastewater and faecal sludge
Swachh Bharat Mission: Persuasion pays off in Uttar Pradesh
Benda village sets an example by achieving ODF status before the state despite facing a severe drought
As ODF deadline nears, govt should focus on key areas
While we near the deadline of October 2, 2019 for ODF, concerns like non-functional toilets, poor sewage and drainage systems, lack of water, and …
In hurry to build 40 toilets a minute, did govt forget about safe sanitation?
CAG reports of Gujarat and Uttarakhand, which are ODF status holders, say many toilets only exist on paper and several are defunct
Two steps ahead
After becoming the first large state to achieve total sanitation, Himachal Pradesh is all geared up to manage its waste and ensure cleanliness. …
India's missing toilets
Government unable to determine exactly how many households don't have toilets
Smells like green spirit
Break the odour
Wanted: technologies to make urinals waterless, stink-free
Churu says yes to hygiene
The district is all set to become the first in Rajasthan to completely stop open defecation. Will others follow?
Swachh Bharat Mission: Let the toilet revolution live long
The start has been promising and exciting. Now the challenge is to sustain the ODF tag and ensure that the pollution is checked
बदल चुकी है खुले में शौच करने की आदत, आगे भी रहेगी जारी: सचिव
स्वच्छ भारत मिशन के तहत भारत के खुले में शौच मुक्त (ओडीएफ) होने की स्थिति को आगे कैसे बरकरार रखा जाएगा, इस बारे में ...
India lags in drinking water, sanitation and hygiene facilities: Study
The Harvard University study is based on the performance of India’s 543 parliamentary constituencies on — unsafe disposal of child …
Tying up with sanitation ecosystems
It is imperative to reimagine the role of the corporate beyond funding and infrastructure creation to achieve a sustainable sanitation ecosystem
अनाज के कचरे से बन सकता है ईंधन
वैज्ञानिकों ने बनाई सस्ती और सुगम तकनीक जिससे ब्रेवरीज में बचे वेस्ट अनाज को ईंधन में बदल सकते हैं
Simply put: NSSO on ODF
Swachh Bharat Mission: Sustaining ODF a multi-faceted process
Bangladesh took 15 years to become ODF, while Thailand took 40
'Poor sanitation not only has a health dimension but also an economic and environmental one'
Down To Earth spoke to Kebede Worku, Ethiopia's State Minister for Health, on the turnaround that his country has brought about in the field of …
The travails of building a toilet – is this the road to a Swachh Bharat?
For poor and marginalized sections, building a toilet still entails a lot of red tape and costs
Zap the bacteria