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Under Its ‘Health Cannot Wait’ Campaign, NGO Smile Foundation Is Promoting Hygiene And Sanitation Amid COVID-19
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Under Its ‘Health Cannot Wait’ Campaign, NGO Smile Foundation Is Promoting Hygiene And Sanitation Amid COVID-19

NGO Smile Foundation has distributed over 1.5 lakh hygiene kits to ensure that along with awareness, vulnerable families also have access to basic hygiene care ...
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World Toilet Day 2020: Next Biggest Challenge For India Is To Sustain The ODF Tag And Move Towards Solid Waste Management And Uplift The Status Of Sanitation Workers, Says Experts
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World Toilet Day 2020: Next Biggest Challenge For India Is To Sustain The ODF Tag, Says Experts

World Toilet Day 2020: What is the way forward for India beyond the open defecation free (ODF) tag, experts say an urgent need to focus on waste management ...
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World Toilet Day 2020: Building Toilets Doesn’t Mean Total Sanitation, There Are Many Goals India Needs To Meet, Says Expert From Centre For Science and Environment
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World Toilet Day 2020: Building Toilets Doesn’t Mean Total Sanitation, There Are Many Goals India Needs To Meet, Says Expert From Centre For Science and Environment

As India gears up for World Toilet Day with the theme Sustainable Sanitation and Climate Change, NDTV speaks with Dr Suresh Kumar Rohilla, Programme Director - Water Programme, Centre for Science and Environment to know what is the status of sanitation in India and what the country should focus next ...
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WASH Warrior: Meet 45-Year-Old Ganesh Nagle, Who Is Ensuring His Fellow Slum Dwellers In Bhopal Are Not Deprived Of Sanitation Facilities
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WASH Warrior: Meet 45-Year-Old Ganesh Nagle, Who Is Ensuring His Fellow Slum Dwellers In Bhopal Are Not Deprived Of Sanitation Facilities

Ganesh Nagle was an active proponent of the scheme to construct household toilets under the Swachh Bharat Mission, he also prepared a list of families that were left out of the scheme and shared it with the local ward parishad and Member of Parliament ...
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Global Handwashing Day: How Bhopal’s Decentralised Water Access Is Providing Adequate Handwashing Infrastructure During COVID-19 Pandemic
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How Bhopal’s Decentralised Water Access Is Providing Adequate Handwashing Infrastructure During COVID-19 Pandemic

Slum dwellers have inadequate facilities for water, sanitation, and hygiene; while we say frequent hand washing is the biggest weapon against COVID-19, here’s how WaterAid India and Aarambh NGO helped them access hand washing infrastructure ...
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Living through a global pandemic, hand hygiene has gained immense importance in our lives but for many poor and needy, washing hands regularly is a challenge
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Fighting COVID-19 With Hand Hygiene: Lack Of Water And Handwashing Infrastructure Pose Challenge For The Poor

Access to proper handwashing facilities as well as water needed for handwashing and exposure to messages regarding effective handwashing is critical during times like COVID-19 pandemic, say experts ...
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NITI Aayog Lauds This Jharkhand School For Its Cleanliness And Sanitation Initiatives
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NITI Aayog Lauds This Jharkhand School For Its Cleanliness And Sanitation Initiatives

The ‘swachh’ efforts undertaken by students and teachers of Dulsulma Middle School in the Palamu district of Jharkhand have been commended by NITI Aayog as it sets an example of cleanliness before many other schools in the state ...
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Global Handwashing Day: A Lucknow Based Madrasa Has Benefits Of Handwashing In Its Curriculum
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Global Handwashing Day: A Lucknow Based Madrasa Has Benefits Of Handwashing In Its Curriculum

Lucknow’s Sheikhul Alam Madarsa has introduced a hand wash curriculum developed by Dettol India to inculcate hygienic practices among children ...
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The Rural Child Care Centres In Rajasthan Are Taking A Lead To Fight Malnutrition
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Chalo Anganwadi: The Rural Child Care Centres In Rajasthan Are Taking A Lead To Fight Malnutrition

In a bid to make people in the rural areas aware about health, sanitation, and nutrition, the state government of Rajasthan has started ‘Chalo Anganwadi’ initiative in collaboration with non-government organisations like Tata Foundation ...
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Water Sources, Soil And Food In Villages With Open Defecation Have More Faecal Contamination, Finds Study
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Water Sources, Soil And Food In Villages With Open Defecation Have More Faecal Contamination, Finds Study

The study conducted by UNICEF found that government initiatives like Swachh Bharat Mission that focus on improving hygiene practices, as well as generate awareness around safe sanitation practices can help reduce the risk of contamination ...
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In Pictures: On World Water Day, The WASH Photo Project Showcases India’s Major Water Crisis

The exhibition displays the current reality of water - crises and the solutions through the lens of visual narratives captured by seven amateur documentary photographers under the guidance of a mentor panel ...
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Hyderabad’s Arya School Awarded Swachh Vidyalaya Award For Improving Sanitation And Hygiene

Arya School in Hyderabad was awarded the state's Swachh Vidyalaya Award for their initiatives and efforts to make their school clean and hygienic for children. Now the children are passing on the message on the importance of washing hands and other hygienic practices ...
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