Practical Ideas And Experiences for Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) Campaigns – A Living Sourcebook


This sourcebook is a work in progress incorporating lessons, innovations and best practices happening across India and other countries.  It draws on contributions and experiences from many different sources in India and internationally. This includes contributions from District Collectors, Magistrates and others at workshops in Bhopal (Getting to Swachh Bharat Gramin Faster through Rapid Action Learning and Sharing, 2015) and Nainital (National Workshop on Community-Led Approach in the Context of Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan, 2013).

This sourcebook is a work in progress incorporating lessons, innovations and best practices happening across India and other countries. It draws on contributions and experiences from many different sources in India and internationally. This includes contributions from District Collectors, Magistrates and others at workshops in Bhopal (Getting to Swachh Bharat Gramin Faster through Rapid Action Learning and Sharing, 2015) and Nainital (National Workshop on Community-Led Approach in the Context of Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan, 2013).

General Information
Authors: Bhavna Thakur/Vinod Mishra Publication Date: March 2016 Publisher: Government of India No. of Pages: 26

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